Acoustics Expert Witness
Expert witness and litigation support services involving acoustics can enhance your position in litigation or disputes where acoustics liability or acoustical compliance is in question. At Acoustics By Design, our expert witness experience includes expert testimony in cases of occupational hearing loss, workmen’s compensation, product liability, environmental law, land use, and other acoustical issues. Our litigation support services include forensic acoustics using scientific methodologies to provide acoustics measurement, modeling, and analysis.
Acoustics By Design’s forensic acoustical experts and acoustical litigation support consultants are often called upon as expert witnesses to provide opinions and conduct environmental noise surveys and acoustical modeling regarding actual or potential changes in ambient noise levels, environmental impact, and compliance with noise regulations.
Accidental Death and Injury
The adequacy of warning signals is a common issue in acoustics related to death or injury. Our professionals provide expert opinions and litigation support on acoustics-related accidental death and injury matters. Acoustics By Design’s experts measure and evaluate audibility of warning signals, distance at which warning signals are detectable, and duration of warning signal detectability to determine compliance with safety ordinances and standard safety practices.
Acoustics By Design’s acoustical experts are sometimes called upon to evaluate products’ potential hearing hazards and potential aural interference with warning signals and other communications. Our acoustics expert witness and litigation support professionals provide an objective basis on which attorneys can decide to settle claims or proceed with prosecution.
The level of occupational noise is important in providing a safe working environment and in resolving claims of hearing damage or loss. The expert witness and litigation support professionals of Acoustics By Design provide occupational noise measurement and noise dosimetry services. The opinions of our experts assist attorneys in forensic acoustics matters by providing an objective basis for settling, pursuing, or defending claims of occupational noise injury.
Acoustics By Design’s experts and litigation support professionals provide services, consultation, professional opinions and testimony on the following matters:
- Environmental and industrial noise
- Accidental death and injury related to acoustics
- Compliance with noise ordinances
- Product liability involving acoustics, noise, and vibration
- Occupational noise and noise dosimetry
- Acoustic environmental impact studies
- Civil disputes related to acoustics