California License #3028, Chemical Engineer Certified by the City of Los Angeles for Pedestrian Slip Resistance Testing
Sotter Engineering Corporation is Licensed by the State of California Board for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors. We have been testing flooring slip resistance for more than 24 years. We are the foremost slip testing firm in the Americas. Certified by City of Los Angeles for testing floor slip resistance. Consultant to major cruise ship companies. Dr. J. George Sotter, P.E. has testified 35 times in depositions, arbitrations (2), and trials (9) since 1994. Defense and plaintiff. Not a full-time professional witness.
More than 30 years as a consultant including 90 publications. Conducted landmark research in occupational slip causes. Trial, deposition, and arbitration experience. Author, Stop Slip and Fall Accidents! 2000, www.amazon.com. Slip prevention consultant to two major cruise ship companies.
United States, Canada, Guam and Bermuda
Establishing Safe slip resistance by George Sotter
$1,000,000 recovery from client's flooring contractor on outdoor mall slip and fall.