AUTOMOTIVE FORENSIC INVESTIGATION EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-148107
This qualified expert has over fifty years of experience in all aspects of the automotive industry. He received his AS in Business and Accounting from Mesa Community College and has completed further training in: the Ford Motor Company Night Course at Phoenix Union Technology, Automobile/ Automotive Mechanics Technology from Lincoln Technical Institute, Computer Vehicles and Fuel Injection from Rangs Training Center, Vision Training and AMI Management from the Automotive ...
Expert Witness: E-009104
This qualified expert of Industrial Technology obtained his BS and MA in Industrial Technology at Kent State University and his PhD in Industrial Technology at the Ohio State University. He is certified in Life Credential in Driver & Traffic Safety Education and is a Licensed Private Investigator. He is a member of the American Board of Forensic Examiners and the American Society of Certified Auto Appraisers. He is currently a Forensics and Product Consultant for a ...
Expert Witness: E-069805
This Professional Engineer has conducted numerous forensic investigations including mechanical failures, construction accidents, products and premises analysis and over 750 vehicular accidents involving pedestrians, bicyclists, work zones, and passenger and commercial vehicles. He is a member in good standing with the Chi Epsilon Engineering Honor Society for exceptional academic achievement and a selected member of the Order of the Engineer. He is a Certified Structural ...
Expert Witness: E-062647
This licensed Professional Engineer currently works as a Chemical/Mechanical Forensic Engineer for a multi-disciplined engineering and investigation company. Provides forensic and technical services to attorneys, insurance companies, independent adjusters, restoration companies, contractors, municipalities, and individuals towards the resolution of claims or litigation. Areas of Expertise: Chemical process design, mechanical equipment applications and safety controls, ...
Expert Witness: E-035749
This highly qualified expert specializes in accident reconstruction. Receiving his B.S. in mechanical engineering from the University of Florida, he has completed several training courses and certifications in safety and accident consultation. He is is a licensed professional engineer and is recognized by the Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction (ACTAR) and is a Walkway Auditor Certificate Holder (WACH). This expert has had extensive training ...
Expert Witness: E-014716
This expert is a registered professional engineer and certified journeyman electrician, belonging to such societies as the Association of Electrical Inspectors and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. He has served as an electrician and electrical engineer on various projects over his 35+ year career, and is currently the president of a Forensic engineering consulting firm including Electrical, Mechanical, and Structural Engineers.
Expert Witness: E-008234
This highly qualified expert has over 30 years of experience as an engineer. He received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and is a Registered Professional Engineer in 9 states. A member of both the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and the National Academy of Forensic Engineers, he has published several articles on various issues including cranes and plumbing failures. He previously worked for Georgia Power Company where he ...
Expert Witness: E-004887
This forensic engineering expert has practiced as an Engineering Consultant and Expert Witness since 1982. Testifying in City, County, State and Federal courts as a Mechanical Engineer, Automotive Engineer and Safety Engineer, he is known nationwide for his integrity, careful and thorough investigation of claims, expert analysis and professional courtroom presentation.
Expert Witness: E-001109
This expert is a Licensed Private Investigator, and he has participated in SIU investigations of fraudulent injury and auto theft claims as well as auto repair fraud. He has many years of field and courtroom experience. In addition, he has been authorized by the California Bar Association to provide continuing Legal Education in the fields of Collision Reconstruction and the Bio-mechanics of Injury. He has served on the Expert Panel for Los Angeles County Superior Court, ...
Expert Witness: E-055489
This expert has provided consulting services in accident reconstruction, biomechanics, EDR/ECM data retrieval, forensic vehicle examinations, product safety, system safety, and human factors engineering for over 25 years. He has full accreditation as a Traffic Accident Reconstructionist [ACTAR 738]; is a Certified Professional Ergonomist [N. 017]; is a specialist in using PC Crash computer simulation for the purposes of accident reconstruction; has specialized training ...
Expert Witness: E-016241
This expert's major practice area involves the scientific investigation of accidents resulting in injury. He utilizes the information provided by injuries and mechanical failure of objects to reconstruct the events of an accident and answer questions related to liability. He holds a BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan State University and a PhD in Biomedical Engineering from Drexel University. This expert is a licensed professional engineer and has ...
Expert Witness: E-014536
This highly qualified expert has 25+ years of experience in Engineering and has specifically focused on investigations and forensics for the last 15+ years. He earned his B.S. and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Ohio State University, and he has published over 35 papers and reviews and is a patent owner of 2 products. He belongs to the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers, the National Safety Council, and the National Council of ...

AUTOMOTIVE FORENSIC INVESTIGATION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Fire Expert Witness Fails To Establish Causal Evidence In Accident Case AUTOMOTIVE FORENSIC INVESTIGATION Expert Case

Court: United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit Jurisdiction: Federal Case Name: Smith v. Chrysler Grp., L.L.C. Citation: 909 F.3d 744 Facts This product liability case involves a fatal car accident. The driver of a 2013 Jeep Wrangler, …

Airbags Fail To Deploy During Car Accident Causing Critical Injuries AUTOMOTIVE FORENSIC INVESTIGATION Expert Case

This case involves a couple that suffered traumatic brain injuries during a car accident. The couple was traveling across the country on an extended road trip in a compact car. While in Colorado, the couple was involved in a head-on collision with a highwa …

Car Airbag Fails To Deploy During Highway Accident AUTOMOTIVE FORENSIC INVESTIGATION Expert Case

Car Airbag Fails To Deploy During Highway Accident

…  a subdural hematoma and passed away. An expert in automotive engineering was sought to inspect the car and determine whether or …

Automotive Finance Experts Comment on Improper Seizure of Vehicles by Police AUTOMOTIVE FORENSIC INVESTIGATION Expert Case

This internal affairs case involved a class action suit involving a large city police department’s handling and seizing of automobiles associated with drug use-related offenses. The City allegedly had a policy, custom, and practice of circumventing the es …

Accident Reconstruction Expert Examines Evidence in Multi-Vehicle Collision AUTOMOTIVE FORENSIC INVESTIGATION Expert Case

This case involves a multi-vehicle collision on a secluded back road in a suburban neighborhood. On the day of the incident in question, the Plaintiff was returning home from grocery shopping when she stopped at a red light on a back street located near he …

Driver Alleges Defective Seat Belt Caused Paralysis AUTOMOTIVE FORENSIC INVESTIGATION Expert Case

Driver Alleges Defective Seat Belt Caused Paralysis

Plaintiff was driving his car on the ramp between two highways in South Carolina when he lost control of the car. It exited the left side of the ramp and overturned. Plaintiff and his passenger were coded as using their available lap and shoulder belt syst …

Forensic Automotive Engineer Analyzes Vehicle Data to Determine Cause of Accident AUTOMOTIVE FORENSIC INVESTIGATION Expert Case

This case involves a vehicle accident that occurred in a parking garage located in Wyoming. The vehicle reportedly went out of control and collided with a parking garage column and another vehicle. In the incident report, the driver stated he was driving t …