Expert Witness

Choosing the Right Electrical Engineering Expert Witness: A Guide for Paralegals

In the realm of legal proceedings involving technical complexities, paralegals play a crucial role in assisting attorneys with case preparation and strategy. When it comes to matters concerning electrical engineering, selecting the right Electrical Engineering Expert...

Unlocking the Role of Electrical Engineering Expert Witnesses: Ensuring Professional Development

In the intricate realm of legal proceedings involving technical matters, the role of Electrical Engineering Expert Witnesses stands as pivotal. These professionals bring specialized knowledge and insights that are crucial for adjudicating cases where electrical...

Navigating Electrical Construction Defects: Insights from Electrical Contracting Expert Witnesses

In the realm of construction, particularly in the electrical domain, the occurrence of defects can disrupt projects, compromise safety, and lead to legal disputes. When such issues arise, the expertise of Electrical Contracting Expert Witnesses becomes invaluable....

Unraveling the Importance of Standard of Care Investigations by Electrical Engineering Expert Witnesses

In the realm of legal disputes and litigations surrounding electrical engineering mishaps, the role of expert witnesses stands as a beacon of clarity amidst the complexity. These professionals bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table, particularly in...

Girl 18, dies after electrocution in river

Family sues PSE, saying daughter, 18, was electrocuted while tubing the Puyallup River Originally published  in the Seattle Times, August 8, 2017 at 9:36 am Updated August 8, 2017 at 9:33 pm Madeline “Maddy” Roskie, 18, of Pierce County, died on Aug. 2, 2014 while...

UL in the News!

UL Provides 1500-Volt PV Module Certification   Many stakeholders look to increase PV modules to 1,500 volts, reducing labor costs and improving financial returns. The continued drive to lower the cost of large photovoltaic (PV) systems has designers, developers...

UL Warns of Counterfeit UL Marks on LED Driver

UL Warns of Counterfeit UL Marks on LED Driver (Release 17PN-09) (Version française) (Versión en español) NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 16, 2017 — The following is a notification from UL that the LED Driver identified below bears a counterfeit UL Mark. This LED Driver has...

UL Warns of Potentially Hazardous Electronic Ballest

UL Warns of Potentially Hazardous Electronic Ballast (Release No. 17PN-02) (Version française) (Versión en español) NORTHBROOK, Ill., May 31, 2017 — The following is a notification from UL that the Electronic Ballasts identified below may pose a shock or fire hazard....

Don’t Let Voltage Drop Get Your System Down!

Another GREAT article by Mike Holt as published in Electrical Construction & Maintenance. Don't Let Voltage Drop Get Your System Down Do you know how and why to calculate voltage drop? Jun 1, 2004 by Mike Holt NEC Trainer / Consultant, Mike Holt Enterprises 969...

OSHA’s Top 10 Violations of 2016 10-of-10

OSHA’s Top 10 Violations of 2016 By EC&M Staff | Electrical Construction and Maintenance No. 10 Violation: General Electrical Requirements General Electrical Requirements stayed the same as last year, rounding out the top 10 listing. 1910.303 focuses on the proper...

OSHA’s Top 10 Violations of 2016 8-of-10

OSHA’s Top 10 Violations of 2016 By EC&M Staff | Electrical Construction and Maintenance No. 8 Violation: Machine Guarding As noted in 1910.212, one or more methods of Machine Guarding shall be provided to protect the operator and other employees in the machine...

OSHA’s Top 10 Violations of 2016 9-of-10

OSHA’s Top 10 Violations of 2016 By EC&M Staff | Electrical Construction and Maintenance No. 9 Violation: Electrical Wiring Methods The good news here is that this “electrically focused” category dropped one place in the rankings from last year. Section 1910.305...