Expertise DescriptionI 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
My professional experience includes being an Independent Consulting Engineer, Research Scientist, Chief Engineer, and Manager of Technical Services.
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.
|PhD||Biomedical Engineering||Marquette University|
|M.S.||Mechanical Engineering||Marquette University|
|B.S.||Mechanical Engineering||Marquette University|
|Accreditation Committee for Traffic Accident Reconstruction|
|Certified Crash Data Retrieval System Operator|
|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|
American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases