Barth Crane Inspections, LLC   |   Summerville, SC   |   (843) 871-8877

The Barth Crane Network

Accident Investigations

Tom Barth has built an excellent reputation with legal firms across the country for his expertise as a crane accident investigator and expert witness. With his vast experience as a crane operator and inspector, Tom assesses cases quickly and accurately and delivers concise answers to complicated questions. His lifelong commitment to crane safety gives him a unique perspective on the industry.


Accident Investigation
Accident Reconstruction
Expert Testimony
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Expert Witness in Crane Accident Investigations

Barth Crane Consultants Accident Investigation, Reconstruction and Expert Witness Testimony

Tom Barth has investigated high-profile crane accidents throughout the United States.

With a foundation of 38 years as a crane operator, crane inspector and crane operator trainer, Thomas Barth has proven his professionalism as an expert witness in crane accident investigations across the country. His career-long commitment to crane safety has led him to carefully study the industry's practices, procedures and equipment. He has written numerous articles about crane training, techniques and regulation, and appeared on national, regional and local television to discuss crane safety.

Tom Barth's experience with a wide variety of cranes in diverse industries and locations has been invaluable to attorneys and legal teams in need of a professional evaluation. Whether investigating a tower crane collapse on a high-rise construction job or a dismantling failure on an offshore platform, Tom understands the underlying principles and potential causes in accident scenarios. He knows how to evaluate accident reports from government agencies, witness depositions, inspection reports, lift plans and other evidence. He is an excellent communicator with the ability to clearly express his answers, and the reasons for them, during video or written depositions, or in the courtroom

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