ELECTRICAL EXPERT WITNESS
ELECTRICAL & ELECTROCUTION
INJURIES & ACCIDENTS
ELECTRICAL DEFECT DAMAGE
ELECTRICAL CODE VIOLATIONS
OSHA, NEC, UL
Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Retail
Housing Tracts , Hotels, Hospitals, Parks
Theaters, Schools, Public Buildings
Nationwide Inspection & Testimony
PLAINTIFF & DEFENSE EXPERT WITNESS
Mike Panish has been the retained expert witness of choice for many electrical related injury cases. He has participated and consulted in burn injuries, wrongful death, and amputation cases relating to shock hazard and jobsite injuries.
Mike is a licensed electrical contractor that specializes in commercial, medical, and specialty installations of proprietary equipment. He has personally wired and installed equipment ranging from low voltage devices to high voltage supply vaults during his 30+ years as an electrical contractor. His company has been called upon to work directly with power companies as on-site representatives on behalf of medical centers bringing new power to their equipment and building projects. He has been involved in MRI facilities (both portable and permanent installations), temporary power projects to mobile building trailers, Gamma Knife installations, main switch gear installations, complete power supply change outs, and has been involved in new power pole replacements for both local suppliers and telephone and cabling networks. He has designed and built many recording studios and sound stages that have critical electrical noise specifications and requirements. His company has installed wiring systems and electrical service in commercial venues, mini malls, shopping centers, and themed restaurants needing special wiring and power. Mike has been retained as the electrical contractor on many emergency on-call projects that have included extreme access and specialized knowledge. Mike Panish has a strong background of electrical engineering and acoustic design.
Mike has been retained to consult on injuries to children in sports facilities such as little league fields, parks and recreation injuries due to exposed wiring vaults, cable and internet service vaults, workmen's compensation claims relating to electrical injuries to workers doing maintenance of plumbing lines in proximity to electrical service areas, and has been brought into analyze parking lot lighting deficiencies where high voltage pull boxes were left open after service work had been performed, leading to the death of a patron of the parking lot.