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Eckstine & Associates
Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
10817 Partridge Drive, 17268


Contact:  Dennis Eckstine
www.eckstine.net
717-762-1555 Or Toll Free

10817 Partridge Drive
Waynesboro, Pennsylvania 17268

Contact:  Dennis Eckstine
www.eckstine.net
717-762-1555

Eckstine & Associates, Inc. (E & A) provides litigation support, safety consulting, safety training, and engineering consulting services relating to construction, industrial, and agricultural equipment. Our expertise regarding lifting equipment is unparalleled. Typical clients include equipment owners/users, manufacturers, insurance companies, governmental agencies, and the legal community.
Each (E & A) expert has between 8 and 30 years experience in the product safety or engineering departments of major equipment manufacturers. Dennis Eckstine is our principal consultant and he has over 25 years of experience with products liability litigation. Our personnel are frequently noted authorities in the safety and technical aspects of construction and industrial equipment. They include a former Vice President of a key manufacturer of aerial work platforms, a previous Director in the engineering department of a leading manufacturer of cranes, and a former Chief Engineer of a major manufacturer of construction equipment.
Information:  
Aerial Lifts,  ANSI Standards,  Construction Defects,  Construction Safety,  Cranes,  Equipment and Machinery,  Forklifts,  Hydraulics,  Industrial Design,  Industrial Equipment,  Ladders and Manlifts,  Material Handling, 


Eckstine & Associates, Inc. (E & A) provides litigation support, safety consulting, safety training, and engineering consulting services relating to construction, industrial, and agricultural equipment. Our expertise regarding lifting equipment is unparalleled. Typical clients include equipment owners/users, manufacturers, insurance companies, governmental agencies, and the legal community.
Each (E & A) expert has between 8 and 30 years experience in the product safety or engineering departments of major equipment manufacturers. Dennis Eckstine is our principal consultant and he has over 25 years of experience with products liability litigation. Our personnel are frequently noted authorities in the safety and technical aspects of construction and industrial equipment. They include a former Vice President of a key manufacturer of aerial work platforms, a previous Director in the engineering department of a leading manufacturer of cranes, and a former Chief Engineer of a major manufacturer of construction equipment.

Safety Priority Consultants, LLC
Cromwell, Connecticut
110 Court Street, Suite 1, 06416


Contact:  Chip Darius, OHST, CET, CSHO, CUSP
www.safetypriority.com/expertwitness.html
860-978-9899 Or Toll Free 800-809-0059
info@safetypriority.com
110 Court Street, Suite 1
Cromwell, Connecticut 06416

Contact:  Chip Darius, OHST, CET, CSHO, CUSP
www.safetypriority.com/expertwitness.html
860-978-9899 Or Toll Free 800-809-0059
info@safetypriority.com
28 years of OSHA Compliance Consulting & Training for construction, general industry and utilities.
Fatality, Catastrophic Injury, Personal Injury, and Workplace Health and Safety cases.
17 years as Regional Faculty for OSHA Training Institute Region 1 Education Center and Keene State College.
Ives certified trainer for mobile equipment. Frequent conference speaker.
Information:  
Accident Investigations,  Aerial Lifts,  Building Code Compliance,  Construction Accidents,  Construction Safety,  Fall Protection,  Forklifts,  Ladders and Manlifts,  Machine Safety,  OSHA,  Slip, Trip, and Fall,  Training Programs,  Work Zone and Flagger Safety, 


28 years of OSHA Compliance Consulting & Training for construction, general industry and utilities.
Fatality, Catastrophic Injury, Personal Injury, and Workplace Health and Safety cases.
17 years as Regional Faculty for OSHA Training Institute Region 1 Education Center and Keene State College.
Ives certified trainer for mobile equipment. Frequent conference speaker.

Crane Experts International Inc.
Fairhope, Alabama
PO Box 461, 36533


Contact:  James Pritchett
www.craneexpert.com
251-928-6262 Or Toll Free
pritchettj@aol.com
PO Box 461
Fairhope, Alabama 36533

Contact:  James Pritchett
www.craneexpert.com
251-928-6262
pritchettj@aol.com
Crane Experts International, Inc. is proud to include the following distinctions:

James Pritchett

- James Pritchett has been in business since 1987 under the name of Crane Inspection Services, Inc., my main business. Crane Inspection Services, Inc. is a recognized private agency, accredited by the U.S. Department of Labor under 29 CFR Part 1919, to inspect, test, and issue documents/papers of certification where required on shore-based material handling devices, without limitation, and floating cranes and derricks under the OSHA Maritime Safety Regulations 29 CFR Parts 1915 (shipyards), 1917 (marine terminals), and 1918 (longshoring). Crane Inspection Services, Inc. is capable of load testing, inspecting, and performing training/schools for all types of cranes that are general industry and construction related.

- James Pritchett is past accredited by OSHA to teach courses in Construction Safety and Health Regulations

- James Pritchett is a past instructor for the U.S. Department of Labor and provide training in the 1910 Standards as they apply to cranes.

- James Pritchett is one of a small number of delegates from the United States of Americato the Technical Advisory Group (TAG) within ISO, Technical Committee for Cranes TC96. This committeeformulation of crane safety guidelines.

- James Pritchett is Past President of the Crane Certification Association of America(CCAA). This is a national association that is made up of the maritime agencies nationwide.

Information:  
Accident Injury,  Aerial Lifts,  ANSI Standards,  Construction Safety,  Cranes,  Equipment and Machinery,  Expert Witness at Trial,  Expert Witness Testimonies,  Forklifts,  Industrial Accidents,  Job Safety Analysis,  Labels and Warnings,  Ladders and Manlifts,  Litigation Consulting,  Litigation Support,  Material Handling,  OSHA,  Safety,  Safety Audit,  Safety Engineering,  Ships,  Structural Failure,  Technical,  Training Programs,  Trial Consultants,  Trial Preparation, 


Crane Experts International, Inc. is proud to include the following distinctions:

James Pritchett

- James Pritchett has been in business since 1987 under the name of Crane Inspection Services, Inc., my main business. Crane Inspection Services, Inc. is a recognized private agency, accredited by the U.S. Department of Labor under 29 CFR Part 1919, to inspect, test, and issue documents/papers of certification where required on shore-based material handling devices, without limitation, and floating cranes and derricks under the OSHA Maritime Safety Regulations 29 CFR Parts 1915 (shipyards), 1917 (marine terminals), and 1918 (longshoring). Crane Inspection Services, Inc. is capable of load testing, inspecting, and performing training/schools for all types of cranes that are general industry and construction related.

- James Pritchett is past accredited by OSHA to teach courses in Construction Safety and Health Regulations

- James Pritchett is a past instructor for the U.S. Department of Labor and provide training in the 1910 Standards as they apply to cranes.

- James Pritchett is one of a small number of delegates from the United States of Americato the Technical Advisory Group (TAG) within ISO, Technical Committee for Cranes TC96. This committeeformulation of crane safety guidelines.

- James Pritchett is Past President of the Crane Certification Association of America(CCAA). This is a national association that is made up of the maritime agencies nationwide.


Switalski Engineering Inc
Glenview, Illinois
4228 Commercial Way, 60025


Contact:  William G. Switalski, P.E.
Switalski Engineering Inc WEBSITE
847-297-8447 Or Toll Free
billswit@earthlink.net
4228 Commercial Way
Glenview, Illinois 60025

Contact:  William G. Switalski, P.E.
Switalski Engineering Inc WEBSITE
847-297-8447
billswit@earthlink.net
Mr. Switalski has consulted in matters involving industrial and consumer products, industrial work practices, and premises liability since 1980. He has been retained on several hundred occasions by both Defense and Plaintiff attorneys, Workers Compensation law firms, Claims Investigators, Risk Management personnel and Product Manufacturers. Mr. Switalski is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Illinois. He completed his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology in 1980 and earned a Master of Mechanical Engineering degree in 1989 from the same institution. He has consulted in several hundred personal injury and property loss incidents that have led to deposition testimony as an Expert Witness on approx. 125 occasions and trial testimony approx. 25 to 30 times. Mr. Switalski's loss investigation and consulting background includes product safety, consumer and industrial machinery & equipment design analysis, construction safety, premises liability, failure analysis, machine operator safety, maintenance practices, use of personal protective equipment and safety philosophy topics. As a result of over 40 years of personal experience in the commercial/industrial maintenance field, Mr. Switalski is uniquely qualified to address issues involving industrial maintenance practices, machine repair techniques, use of hand and power tools and safety device reliance. Mr. Switalski has also been active on ANSI A14 Ladder Safety committees since 1995. He is the current Chairman of the Mobile Ladder Stands and Mobile Ladder Stand Platforms (A14.7) standard in addition to serving as a member on the Ladder Accessories (A14.8) standard, the ladder Labeling Task Force and Steering Committee.
Information:  
Aerial Lifts,  Construction Safety,  Conveyors,  Cranes,  Equipment and Machinery,  Failure Analysis,  Industrial Accidents,  Industrial Equipment,  Ladders and Manlifts,  Machine Safety,  Mechanical Engineering,  Product Liability,  Slip, Trip, and Fall, 


Mr. Switalski has consulted in matters involving industrial and consumer products, industrial work practices, and premises liability since 1980. He has been retained on several hundred occasions by both Defense and Plaintiff attorneys, Workers Compensation law firms, Claims Investigators, Risk Management personnel and Product Manufacturers. Mr. Switalski is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Illinois. He completed his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology in 1980 and earned a Master of Mechanical Engineering degree in 1989 from the same institution. He has consulted in several hundred personal injury and property loss incidents that have led to deposition testimony as an Expert Witness on approx. 125 occasions and trial testimony approx. 25 to 30 times. Mr. Switalski's loss investigation and consulting background includes product safety, consumer and industrial machinery & equipment design analysis, construction safety, premises liability, failure analysis, machine operator safety, maintenance practices, use of personal protective equipment and safety philosophy topics. As a result of over 40 years of personal experience in the commercial/industrial maintenance field, Mr. Switalski is uniquely qualified to address issues involving industrial maintenance practices, machine repair techniques, use of hand and power tools and safety device reliance. Mr. Switalski has also been active on ANSI A14 Ladder Safety committees since 1995. He is the current Chairman of the Mobile Ladder Stands and Mobile Ladder Stand Platforms (A14.7) standard in addition to serving as a member on the Ladder Accessories (A14.8) standard, the ladder Labeling Task Force and Steering Committee.