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Blair Pruitt, Inc. dba
Axiom Building Inspections
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When providing litigation support to my clients, I call upon my extensive experience
in building inspections, my technical knowledge, and my observational and communication
skills to render objective and accurate evaluations. My areas of service focus on
personal injury cases relating to premises liability issues, slip, trip, and fall
matters, floor slip-
I use the knowledge gained when earning code-
As a professional property inspector for 17 years, I have observed and reported on the condition of thousands of commercial, institutional and residential buildings. I draw on that large bank of experience to establish a benchmark standard I can bring to my clients’ cases as a consulting and testifying expert.
Attorneys representing plaintiffs and those representing defendants have retained
my services. In the course of providing consulting services I have performed site
inspections and floor slip-
If your case involves the complexities of building safety, building codes, slippery floors, or inadequate maintenance, please consider me to augment your legal team. I can use my skills and knowledge to better inform counsel, the clients, and the trier of fact.
Please feel free to contact me for more information and a copy of my CV.
Blair Pruitt, CFLC, ACI, WACH
Expert witness Hawaii slip fall; Building Inspector; Slip, Trip, and Fall Expert Witness Expert Witness of falls down stairs Expert Witness ADA accessibilty OSHA Building Code Compliance Oregon Expert Witness Slip and Fall Forensic Expert Witness Association Pacific Northwest Forensic Expert Witness Association Expert Witness Slip Fall Washington State Floor Slip Resistance Testing Expert Witness Hawaii Kauai Maui Hawaii Expert Witness Slip Trip and Fall Building Inspector Expert Witness WA Slippery Floor Tests Tribometer California Expert Witness Premises Liability Colorado Slip and Fall Expert
Areas of Expertise:
Stairs, Walkways, Ramps, Decks, Sidewalks
Tribometer testing of slippery floors
Accessibility on the paths of egress
Building Code Compliance
Slips, Trips, and Falls
Floor slip resistance testing
Coefficient of friction measurement
• Provides property condition assessments of commercial buildings for investors, owners, and lessees.
• Provides litigation support as a consulting and testifying expert. Retaining counsel for both defendants and plaintiffs have requested consultation in cases involving slips and falls, and premises liability issues that have resulted in personal injury or death. Services provided have included site inspections, floor slip resistance testing, consultations, research, written reports, declarations, and testimony at depositions.
• Provided building surveys for construction companies prior to, and after major
construction and infrastructure projects. Responsibilities included evaluating and
documenting structural conditions of commercial, institutional, and residential buildings,
and municipal infrastructure that could be influenced by nearby construction projects.
Major projects have included tunnel construction for Sound Transit’s light rail
link from downtown Seattle to Northgate Station, construction of a new seawall at
Elliott Bay on Seattle’s waterfront, the Pt. Defiance by-
Case Summary: The plaintiff suffered serious head injuries when he slipped and fell
on wet exterior steps at a retail business. I discovered that when the business
owners renovated the stairs they hired a non-
• Provided residential inspections for buyers, pre-