Premises Liability

Workplace Safety, OSHA & ADA Regulations

Workplace Safety, OSHA & ADA Regulations

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) set forth laws and codes to help ensure our workplaces, such as construction, agriculture and mining, are using best practices and are as safe as possible. These codes define requirements for issues like Walking-Working Surfaces, Powered Platforms, Manlifts, Vehicle Mounted Work …

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Slip, Trip & Falls

Slip, Trip & Fall Investigations

Our forensic engineer team has specialized expertise in evaluating the safety of areas where slips, trips, and falls occur. At Qforensics, we combine engineering proficiency with experience around building safety codes and standards governing walkways. When safety codes are not adhered to, they can contribute to injuries. Our workplace safety experts analyze the conditions using …

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Retail Facility Safety

Retail Facility Safety

Places where the public is invited to conduct business, such as retail stores, restaurants, or offices, are subject to the same kinds of potential hazards and issues found in industrial workplaces. Some of the most common issues center around slips, trips, and falls, parking lots, and interaction with merchandise and fixtures. Many of the same …

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Industrial Accidents

Industrial Accidents

Using years of industrial work experience as the basis, our engineers are able to provide detailed and thorough engineering analyses and accident investigations. Industrial accidents can include a broad range of issues including Lock Out/Tag Out, Machine Guarding, Personal Protective Equipment, Conveyors, Forklifts and other Material Handling Devices, and Construction Equipment. We have the knowledge …

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Human Factors

Human Factors

If you look at any accident involving personal injury, there is a common element present in each of them, which is the human element. Being able to provide analysis covering the human factors aspect of an accident is critical. Human factors and environmental interaction can take the form of perception and reaction times and actions, …

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Building Codes, ANSI & ASTM

Building Codes, ANSI & ASTM

When looking for authoritative sources regarding definitions of best practices or even requirements by law, ANSI, ASTM, SAE, ASME, and UL are excellent resources. These standards, guidelines, and codes have been written by members of various industries in an effort to share lessons learned and establish minimum expectations regarding processes and safety. Our engineers use …

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