Jim is a Senior Engineer at ARCCA specializing in mechanical failures. He performs analyses of failed consumer and industrial products/equipment and machinery design/failure, as well as metallurgical laboratory analyses. He also conducts engineering evaluations and provides analyses and opinions on the fracture and fatigue of metals, plastics and welds. Dr. Mason has experience with medical devices and routinely conducts investigations of failed consumer medical devices, including fracture/fatigue crack analyses of orthopedic implants, plastics, and the complex interaction of materials with the human body.
Jim is a Licensed Professional Engineer and is an Accident Investigator accredited in Crash Data Retrieval and Commercial Vehicle Event Data Recorders.
While available to investigate cases or claims nationwide, Jim is based in ARCCA’s Oakland, CA office.
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