Mechanical Engineering Expert Witness & Discovery Deadline

Mechanical engineering expert witnesses may opine on issues regarding applied mechanics, mechanical failures, mechanical systems, and associated matters. This week, Garfield County Oklahoma District Court Judge Dennis Hladik ruled that the discovery deadline will not be extended to include expert witness George Wandling in the negligence case against Zaloudek Grain Co. Plaintiffs include the families of young men who lost their legs while working at a company grain elevator. Dr. Wandling, P.E., C.F.E.I., President of Wandling Engineering, is an expert on the design of the grain facilities.

Complicating matters, insurance company CompSource refused to cover the accident. Zaloudek’s worker compensation policy was cancelled when the company did not provide information for an audit in a timely way.

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