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EMERGENCY

RESPONSE SERVICES emergency response

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forensic engineering

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insurance case work

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litigation consulting


When disaster strikes, you can count on WALKER’S experience and rapid response to return your facility to service...


SERVICES Our services are customized to meet the specific requirements of the occurrence with the goal of getting our clients up and running as quickly and cost effectively as possible. EMERGENCY RESPONSE

LITIGATION CONSULTING

Emergency Response cases require the quick and appropriate

Legal case work and expert witness cases require not only a strong

application of technical expertise, experience, and resources to

technical background as an expert but also a strong understanding of

maximize the mitigation of additional damage.

the nuances of the legal system and working with legal professionals. Walker has the technical and the legal case work experience to be a

FORENSIC ENGINEERING

strong part of any legal team.

Forensic Engineering cases require a complete understanding of the case circumstances to arrive at the appropriate opinion. Some cases

INSURANCE CASE WORK

require a simple investigation, and others require a deeper dive into the situation.

Insurance case work must utilize various aspects of experience in the technical area of expertise, emergency response (especially the evidentiary part of that work), forensic engineering, and legal side of the case. Our work with many insurance companies and adjustors provides WALKER the background to assist in cases effectively and efficiently to the benefit of our insurance clients.


WALKER PROVIDES ▪▪

Scene damage documentation (structural hot-zone maps,

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Legal case services in both defense and plaintiff positions as expert

photographs, site measurements, photogrammetry, and laser

witnesses and technical experts for arbitrations, mediations,

scanning technology).

depositions, and trial testimony.

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Scene stabilization and temporary shoring/bracing design.

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Property Condition Assessments.

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Insurance case work services including investigations and property condition assessments.

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Development of scene entry protocols.

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Determination of access pathways through damaged buildings to

Forensic investigations to determine primary and contributing causes of the observed distresses.

facilitate investigations by WALKER and others. ▪▪

Local, state, national, and international building code and safety code interpretations.

24/7 EMERGENCY RESPONSE | [855] 600-9255


WALKER’S personnel have experience in catastrophic events including:

COLLAPSES EARTHQUAKES EXPLOSIONS FIRES FLOODS FOUNDATION FAILURES HURRICANES

WALKER CONSULTANTS, a firm you’ve known and

MUDSLIDES

trusted to deliver high quality services for more than 50 years, is now

STRUCTURE OVERLOADING

offering emergency and disaster relief services as part of our Consulting Practice.

TORNADOES & HIGH WIND EVENTS

Owners call on WALKER for our extensive experience with structures and buildings of all types to help them with their emergency needs.

Experience AND training when you need a strong technical resource.


HOW WE CAN HELP

MEET THE EXPERTS

WALKER has offices across the United States and is capable of

Leading WALKER’s team for emergency response services, forensic

responding rapidly to our clients’ needs, often on the date of the

engineering services, legal case work/expert witness, and insurance case

occurrence and certainly within 24 hours of notification.

work services are the following individuals:

ALFREDO BUSTAMANTE, PE

Senior Director of Restoration abustamante@walkerconsultants.com

DOUGLAS L. FELL, PE

Senior Restoration Consultant dfell@walkerconsultants.com

WALKER has an in-house network of talented and experienced personnel that work well together as a team to address the issues of emergency response, forensic engineering, legal and insurance case

DANIEL E. MOSER, SE, FPTI

Technical Director of Restoration dmoser@walkerconsultants.com

work, and restoration services. When necessary, WALKER will call upon other professional disciplines, experts, contractors, subcontractors etc. to quickly assemble a team of experienced professionals to assist with the effort.

K. NAM SHIU, PE, SE

Managing Director of Restoration nshiu@walkerconsultants.com


WALKERCONSULTANTS.COM 24/7 EMERGENCY RESPONSE [855] 600-9255

Emergency Response  

A new service for Walker, Emergency Response introduces our expertise and services in the event of a disaster.

Emergency Response  

A new service for Walker, Emergency Response introduces our expertise and services in the event of a disaster.