Mr. Smith, P.E., is a forensic mechanical engineer/design/safety expert since 1982:
Forklift trucks (past designer and tester of lift trucks for a major manufacturer), aerial work platform lifts (boom and scissor type), product testing, material handling/lifting/rigging equipment, accident reconstruction, machine guarding, safeguarding, warnings, agricultural and construction equipment, skid steer loaders, stability testing, loading dock safety, consumer products/testing, OSHA citations, codes & standards, standard of care in design.
Member (ANSI B56.1, B56.6) forklift trucks, (ANSI A92.5, A92.6) aerial work platforms booms and scissors.
Has consulted in over 1000 matters. Equipped with a testing laboratory and is networked to provide trial exhibits (physical and computer models, animation). Member of ASME, ASSE, NSPE, SAE, UL Standards Technical Panel.
Education & Licenses
Bachelor of Science Mechanical Engineering Master of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Registered Professional Engineer