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, criminal prosecution and defense. He was formerly a Senior Associate Staff Instructor for the Federal Transit Administration, United States Department of Transportation, and Transportation Safety Institute for approximately ten years. He has also had technical training in low-speed collisions, pedestrian and bicycle accidents.
Educational Course: Ventura County Criminal Justice Training Center, 32 hour P.O.S.T. Diagraming of Collision & Crime Scenes
Educational Course: U. S. Department of Transportation (FTA), Transportation Safety Institute, Fatigue Awareness for Managers, Supervisors and Employees and Instructors
Educational Course: Southwestern Association of Technical Accident Investigators-SATAI, Attitude, Perspective and Integrity in Accident Reconstruction / Linear Momentum: Facts and Myths/Energy in Reconstruction
Fellow, American College of Forensic Examiners
Diplomate, American Board of Forensic Examiners
Member, American Society of Safety Engineers
Member, Society of Automotive Engineers
Former, Federal Transit Administration, United States Department of Transportation, Transportation Safety Institute
Former, Vice-President and Director of Accident Reconstruction, Garrett Engineers, Inc.
Current, Supervising Collision Cause Analyst, an accident investigatinos nivestigations firm
Current, Expert Panel for Los Angeles County Superior Court, criminal prosecution and defense
Current, Accident Cause Analyst with regards to the fields of: human injury, heavy trucks, driver perception/human factors