Engineers may become involved in litigation for various reasons. Some common examples include product liability and accident investigation cases. The information and suggestions included in An Engineer in the Courtroom will enable engineers to do a proper and professional job when dealing with matters of litigation, in and out of the courtroom.
The Nature of Accidents
Why Go to Court?
The Litigation Process
Engineers and Engineering Information
How the Engineer Can Help the Attorney
The Discovery Process
Definitions and Techniques Employed by Attorneys
Tips for the Engineer Involved in Litigation
An interesting, informative, "must-read" book for engineers involved in product design, consulting, or accident investigation, and an ideal reference for lawyers to have on hand to give to engineers serving as expert witnesses.
Author: William J. Lux
Publisher: SAE International
Specs: Published by SAE International with a Product Code of R-155, ISBN of 978-1-56091-672-7, and 364 pages in a softbound binding.