MOTORCYCLES EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-127974
This expert has been involved with Motocross for over 35 years and has organized hundreds of races. He began working in sales for Yamaha in Grenoble, France. After moving to the US, he started Desert Only Travel which was the first major motorcycle touring and special event production company. He created and produced numerous motocross races over the years, including Endurocross which was introduced to the X Games in 2011. He is currently a Consultant and Producer for ...
Expert Witness: E-070574
This expert has 15 years experience as a Motorcycle Safety Foundation certified instructor. He is published on all things motorcycling, covering topics such as rider conditioning, motorcycle setup, trip preparation, and travel routes and tips, including interviews with notable motorcycle industry personalities. During the past 40 years, he has competed in, organized, and lead events both on and off pavement to include observed trials, desert racing, endurance rallies, ...
Expert Witness: E-015065
This highly qualified expert formerly served as the supervisor of the California Highway Patrol Academy's Motorcycle Training Unit. He was an active member of the California Highway Patrol for nearly 29 years and is recognized as an expert in motorcycle training and operations. He routinely consults with and provides advice to people and organizations concerned with motorcycle safety and operations. He has published articles on motorcycle safety in Harley Davidson's ...
Expert Witness: E-008418
This highly qualified expert has 30 years of experience in the design, construction, and operation for various racing circuits in the world. He holds a B.Sc. in Civil Engineering from the University of London and has been certified as an Instructor in Track Safety by the Sport Car Club of America. He has worked on various motorsports facilities including Formula One and motorcycle circuits. 'He currently works as Principal of a motorsports facility consulting firm.
Expert Witness: E-007650
This expert has over 25 years of experience in the motorcycle dealership industry, primarily with Harley-Davidson motorcycles. His roles have spanned technical service and operations. In addition to serving as an expert witness and technical consultant, he manages a team of service professionals as the Service Operations Manager for a Harley-Davidson dealership.
Expert Witness: E-006301
This avid motorcyclist works in the professional motorcycle racing industry, and has access to motorcycles similar or identical to that described in this case. He was also a track coach for 6 years during his tenure at Pro-Motion and Sportbike Track Time.
Expert Witness: E-005074
This highly qualified expert is trained for every type fo accident reconstruction with the except of aircraft. This expert can assist in profduct defect causation and has extensive court experiencve. Additionally, he is a member of multiple soceities. He has over 35 years of expwereince in motorsports and is hte author of 400 technical articles and 3 books.
Expert Witness: E-069885
This expert is a professional engineer specializing in the investigation and reconstruction of motor vehicle collisions, with a background in mechanical and a civil engineering. He has been working in the engineering and accident reconstruction fields since 1982. He has analyzed in excess of 800 accidents involving cars, tractor-trailers, pedestrians, bicyclists, motorcycles, heavy trucks, etc. He has considerable experience with leading edge technology in the field, ...
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 ...

MOTORCYCLES EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Defective Anti-Lock Braking System Blamed for Highway Accident MOTORCYCLES Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged motorcyclist who was riding on a major highway in Texas. As she went to take an exit, she braked, but the anti-lock braking system (ABS) did not engage properly. The motorcycle skid and the woman was thrown against the con …

Defective Dirt Bike Hand Grip Leads to Deadly Accident MOTORCYCLES Expert Case

Defective Dirt Bike Hand Grip Leads to Deadly Accident

This case involves a man who was fatally injured in a dirt bike accident that was allegedly caused by a failure in the bike’s handlebar assembly. On the date of the incident in question the man, who was an experienced dirt bike rider, was participating in  …

Motorcycle Expert Opines on Fatal Brake Defect MOTORCYCLES Expert Case

Motorcycle Expert Opines on Fatal Brake Defect

This case involves a man who was killed while learning how to ride a motorcycle in the parking lot of a large shopping center. At the time of the incident in question, the decedent was learning how to ride a motorcycle on a late-model bike that he had borr …

Motorcyclist Claims Poor Sight Lines Caused Crash MOTORCYCLES Expert Case

Motorcyclist Claims Poor Sight Lines Caused Crash

The subject crash occurred when plaintiff’s motorcycle struck the right front passenger door of a car in the state of Oregon. The motorcycle had been travelling north, and the car was travelling south and was turning left from the left turn lane. Plai …

Forensic Engineer Speaks to Vehicle Speed After DUI Accident MOTORCYCLES Expert Case

This case involves an alcohol-related motor vehicle accident. The defendant was driving home after meeting with friends for lunch, during which he ingested two glasses of beer. After driving for a while, the defendant began to get drowsy and, according to  …

Accident Reconstruction Required in Deadly Motorcycle Crash MOTORCYCLES Expert Case

This case involves a wrongful death suit in which the plaintiff-decedent was driving a motorcycle at a high rate of speed. The plaintiff was also carrying a passenger. As the plaintiff and his passenger went over a 4 lane bridge, the defendant-decedent was …

School’s Failure to Monitor Leads to Truant Student Getting Hit by Motorcycle MOTORCYCLES Expert Case

This academic affairs case involves a 10-year old boy who was taking summer school classes. The student’s mother dropped him off at school and later, before the last classes were dismissed, he decided to leave the school. The student went to an intersec …