I have investigated hundreds of slip and fall incidents in my career. Today, we have new tools and technology available to assist investigators in conducting forensic investigations to determine the cause or causes of these incidents and to assist owners and operators in loss preventions efforts to minimize the potential of slip and fall incidents.
Steve Hunt, Senior Safety Consultant of The Warren Group, has a Bachelor of Science in Administrative Management with a Minor in Occupational Safety and Health from Clemson University. He has also earned designations as an Associate Risk Management and Chartered Property and Liability Underwriter from the Insurance Institute of America, Chicago, IL.
Steve leverages his experience, training and education to investigate premises liability falls, construction incidents and safety management programs. As an expert witness, he has been court qualified as an expert in safety, fall safety, codes and standards and incident investigation. Steve has personally investigated more than 1,000 accidents in his more than 40 plus year career, including cases that involved fatalities. As a safety consultant, Steve conducted comprehensive audits of client loss prevention programs, made detailed inspections of premises, investigated incidents and losses, wrote technical reports of findings that included recommendations for improvement and loss minimization.
Prior to entering the forensic field in 2000, Steve worked 23 years in the insurance industry as a safety and loss prevention consultant where he took numerous training courses in the field of safety and loss prevention. He has authored a number of safety programs for private and public sector clients as well as conducted many safety training programs for clients. Steve has been a member of both the American Society of Safety Professionals since 1979 and Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriters’ since 1989.