EXPERT WITNESS | progressivesafety


Occupational and Public Safety and Health

Finding an Expert Witness with the desired level of qualifications and experience in the areas of occupational and public safety and health can often be difficult and time consuming. Progressive Safety offers Expert Witness services by qualified professionals who possess the requisite experience across a wide spectrum of practice areas from both the defense and plaintiff perspectives. 


Our Expert Witness group is led by Jeffrey W. Vincoli, an experienced professional who has provided expert witness services in numerous practice areas including, but not limited to arbitration, consultation, administrative 

hearings, and incident investigations.  A well-known and well-published author with over 35-years of experience, he leads a team who are prepared to represent our clients with the best authoritative expertise.

Expert Witness Specialties

  • Workplace Injury and Illness

  • Personal Injury and Public Safety

  • Heavy Construction Operations

  • OSHA Regulations / Compliance

  • Aviation / Aerospace

  • Industrial Safety and Health

  • Manufacturing

  • Aerial Lifts and Boom Platforms

  • Fall Protection for Both General Industry and Construction

  • Powered industrial trucks (e.g., (forklifts and telehandlers)

  • Combustible Dust

  • Control of Hazardous Energy (Lockout)

  • Electrical Safety (including NFPA 70E)

  • Fixed and Portable Ladder SafetyCommercial Construction Safety

  • Machine Guarding

  • Material Handling and Storage

  • Overhead, Gantry, and Mobile Cranes

  • Exit Routes, Emergency Action Plans and Fire Prevention Plans

  • Residential Construction Safety

  • Welding and Cutting (Hot Work) Safety

  • Occupational Health and Hygiene

  • Permit-Required Confined Spaces

  • Abrasive Wheel Machinery

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

  • OSHA Multi-Employer Worksite Citation policy

  • OSHA Recordkeeping Requirements

  • Pipeline Construction Safety

  • Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis

  • Trenching and Excavation Procedures and Safe Work Requirements