Expert 453586 - WI


Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Accident Reconstruction with expertise in Mechanical Engineering, human injury causation, impact biomechanics, traffic accident reconstruction, mechanical design, failure analysis, design of experiments, human stability and gait, and safety of buildings and building code compliance. I have over 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise


Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes being an Independent Consulting Engineer, Research Scientist, Chief Engineer, and Manager of Technical Services.  


Relevant Experiences

I am a certified accident reconstructionist and a member of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. As part of my Doctorate I studied human factors and have testified regarding the human factors of vehicle drivers on many occasions.

I have functioned as an expert on numerous trip and fall accidents over the years. I have testified regarding the difference in height of concrete sidewalks and why the difference can create hazardous conditions for pedestrians.


Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution
PhDBiomedical EngineeringMarquette University
M.S.Mechanical EngineeringMarquette University
B.S.Mechanical EngineeringMarquette University

Licenses Certifications

Professional Engineer
Wisconsin
Accreditation Committee for Traffic Accident Reconstruction
Certified Crash Data Retrieval System Operator
Private Pilot
PADI Certified Advanced Open Water Diver

Awards & Affiliation

American Society of Mechanical Engineers
American Society of Safety Engineers
Society of Automotive Engineers
Human Factors Society
National Association of Professional Accident Reconstruction Specialists

Primary Affiliation

American Society of Mechanical Engineers


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