Worker & Machine Safety Investigations

Mechanical Failure Analysis​ [ME]

Improve workplace safety and minimize the risk of injuries

Exponent assists clients with occupational safety assessments and accident investigations related to complex mechanical systems and machines.

How does Exponent's multidisciplinary approach help you create safer job sites?

Work sites constantly evolve, and accidents can occur unexpectedly with the introduction of only a few new variables. Exponent's team of mechanical engineers helps safety teams in a wide variety of industries evaluate workplace practices. Our safety engagements focus on accident investigation and proactive efforts to assist clients in developing safer systems.

Our globally distributed teams conduct accident investigations involving an array of products and equipment and assist manufacturers in implementing safeguarding techniques to minimize worker injuries.

We are highly skilled in helping clients meet and exceed regulatory requirements and standards, such as those from OSHA, Mine Safety & Health Administration, ANSI, ASTM, ASME, AWS, and the EU.


For 50+ years, we've thrived on solving unstructured problems that require bespoke solutions. Some of our services include: