Exponent is an engineering and scientific consulting firm providing solutions to complex problems. Whether the firm investigates an incident that happened in the past, or assists with the development of a new product or service, Exponent offers knowledge to assist its clients make informed, intelligent decisions. Exponent's multidisciplinary organization of scientists, physicians, engineers, and business consultants brings together more than 90 technical disciplines to address complicated issues facing industry and business today. The firm's consultants analyze failures and accidents to determine their causes and provide answers to help prevent such problems. In addition, Exponent evaluates human health and environmental concerns to find cost-effective solutions. Exponent’s staff of approximately 900, located in 20 offices throughout the nation and 6 international offices, combines unparalleled technical expertise with the ability, when necessary, to focus this knowledge in extremely short time frames. Our multidisciplinary team of scientists, physicians, engineers, and regulatory consultants will perform either in-depth scientific research and analysis, or very rapid-response evaluations, to provide our clients with the critical information that both day-to-day and strategic decisions can require.