Transportation Safety Engineering Expert 435768 IL


Expertise Description

With more than 10 years experience with Transportation Safety Engineering & Traffic Safety, I have a focus in vehicle accident reconstruction, highway work zone traffic control safety, roadway design, traffic control devices, pedestrians, bicycles, motorcycles, commercial vehicles, highway-rail grade crossings, traffic signals, signs and markings, roadside barriers, and temporary traffic control. I have also offered consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for over 5 years as a traffic safety engineering expert witness.

Areas of Expertise


Expert Witness

I have testified as an expert witness in depositions and at trial related to Accident Reconstruction, Work Zone Maintenance of Traffic, and Transportation Engineering.


Consulting Experience

I have offered consulting services on collision causes and countermeasures for insurance, litigation, corporate, and government clients. I have conducted numerous accident reconstructions.


Professional Experiences

M experience includes conducting ongoing engineering research and managing projects in the Midwest Region for a consulting engineering firm. I have completed the engineering investigation and evaluation of vehicle, driver, and roadway issues in hundreds of cases across the entire United States.


Relevant Experiences

I assisted with collision reconstruction and the creation of distance-time diagrams in order to analyze sight lines.


Education

Degree Subject Institution
M.S. Civil Engineering North Carolina State University NC – Raleigh North Carolina
B.S. Civil Engineering Iowa State University – Ames Iowa

Licenses Certifications

Professional Engineer, State of Alabama
Professional Engineer, State of Illinois
Accreditation as a Traffic Accident Reconstructionist, ACTAR
Certified Crash Data Retrieval (CDR) Technician and Analyst
Certified Traffic Control Supervisor

Awards & Affiliation

Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE), Member (Transportation Safety Council)
Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), Company Representative

Primary Affiliation

Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE)



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