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Accident Investigation Expert Witnesses

Upwards of 50 million people are disabled or injured in traffic accidents on a yearly basis, while a worker is injured on the job every 7 seconds. Accident investigation will illuminate the actual cause of an accident, and our experts offer a diverse array of specialties that range from automobile and aircraft accidents to workplace injuries. Our experts are deeply experienced with the evaluation of collision evidence, the physics of collisions, accident reconstruction, site investigation, collision dynamics, collision models, accident scene preservation, and environmental elements. They have spent time researching and working with OSHA compliance issues, product design, navigation, traffic laws, boating laws, Supervisor’s Accident Analysis Reports (SAAR), and helicopter safety. With hundreds of years worth of combined experience, our accident investigation experts have successfully testified for both plaintiffs and defense in a variety of cases, and are prolific international authors and lecturers.

Here are a few of our favorite Accident Investigation Expert Witnesses:

I have 30 years of experience, and specialize in the field of law enforcement with specific knowledge in the areas of traffic, accident investigation and prisoner transport. I have published on such topics as private prisoner transport. I have testified 10 times on topics such as traffic enforcement, accident investigation and prisoner movement.


I have 40 years of experience, and specialize in the field of mechanical engineering with specific knowledge in the areas of machine design, testing and analysis, traffic collisions and equipment related accidents. I have published on such topics as statics and dynamics, dynamic testing, material strength, and accident reconstruction. I have testified 99 times on topics such as motor vehicle traffic accidents, electro-mechanical patents, construction site accidents, industrial accidents, forklifts, pallet jacks and other heavy equipment, vehicle defects and material handling equipment. I have done forensic mechanical engineering work for 35 years as a licensed P.E. while teaching mechanical engineering…


I have 20 years of experience in the field of electrical and communication utilities, with specific knowledge of NESC, OSHA, and accident investigation. I have published on such topics as NESC, OSHA, and electrical design. I have testified 25 times on topics such as NESC, OSHA, and electrical contact accidents.


I have 35 years of experience and specialize in the field of aviation with specific knowledge in the areas of accident investigation, aeronautical engineering and meteorology. I have been a Test Pilot on the B-787 Dreamliner for Boeing Aircraft Corporation, as well as a Test Pilot for PDS (Paired Dependent Speed Control) using Space Shuttle System Hardware that is incorporated into airliner usage, for NASA based at Langley Airforce Base.


I have 29 years of experience and specialize in the field of safety and health with specific knowledge in the areas of accident investigations, OSHA compliance and product design. I have testified 50 times on topics such as permit required confined spaces, falls and electrical hazards.


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The right expert witnesses and consulting experts can make your case. That’s why we have spent so many hours over the past quarter century making sure our clients have just the right expert team — whether one expert or many, early-stage advice or expert reports and testimony. Across over 50,000 expert search assignments, we have honed a unique, customized approach to identifying, analyzing and connecting with expert talent so you can focus on winning your case.

I have 30 years of experience and specialize in the field of helicopter and aircraft accidents with specific knowledge in the areas of reconstruction, analysis and case management. I have published on such topics as aircraft accident causes. I have testified on light aircraft accidents and helicopter accidents.


I have 30 years of experience, and specialize in the field of transportation with specific knowledge in the areas of truck regulations, vehicle inspections and accident investigation. I have testified 25 times on topics such as accident investigation, vehicle inspections, and federal and state transportation regulations. I worked for the California Highway Patrol for 30 years. Fifteen of those years were spent in the Commercial Enforcement Section.


I have 35 years of experience and specialize in the field of heavy industry, process chemical and construction with specific knowledge in the areas of risk management, trenching and excavation, and fall protection. I have published on such topics OSHA inspections and general industry safety issues. I have testified 87 times on topics such as unsecured ladder fatality, scaffold fall, and trenching accident and barricading issues.


I have 40 years of experience and specialize in the field of boating accident investigation with specific knowledge in the areas of navigation, boating laws and Causation 28. I have testified 28 times on topics such as the opportunity to save lives and rescue boaters in distress..


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Accident Investigation Workshops

A few of the courses and workshops led by our Accident Investigation experts:

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  • Accounting for Derivatives
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  • American Corporate and Securities Law: The Basics
  • An Overview of Social Computing
  • Antenna Design: New Trends Techniques and Applications
  • Applications of Fluorescence to Biological Studies
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  • Assertive and Effective Communication for Women
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  • Bacterial Cell Biology
  • Bald Eagles, Body Parts & Haunted Houses: The Many Margins of Economics
  • Basics of Synthetic Biology & Its Applications in Business & Society
  • Basics of the Biology of Reproduction: Humans & Beyond
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  • Bioelectricity: Fundamentals and Applications
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  • Cancer as a Disease of the Cell Cycle Machinery
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  • Climate Change: Short & Long Term Perspective from Geological Sciences
  • Climate Change: Short and Long Term Perspective from Geological Sciences
  • Complex Chemistry Made Simple: Challenges in Drug Discovery
  • Complex Chemistry Made Simple: Problems in Environmental Chemistry
  • Consequences of Predator Depletion in the Oceans
  • Conservation Endangered Species in the 21st Century
  • Contemporary Synthetic Organic Chemistry
  • Corporate Cash
  • Corporate Law and Governance
  • Crafting Effective Interpersonal Communication
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  • Do WIMPs Rule? The Search for Cosmic Dark Matter
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