Intellex Acquires Expert by Big Village

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Expert Details

Mechanical Engineering Specializing in Accident Reconstruction and Product Liability

ID: 723224 New York, USA

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Expert has over 25 years of experience as a professional engineer. He is a licensed Professional Engineer. His consulting work is primarily focused on Accident Reconstruction and Product Liability. This includes product design issues both from a functional and safety aspect. He has considerable experience with product failures and accident reconstruction. He can help locate the root cause in product failures and other accidents through testing and analysis.

Engineering Design issue pertaining to the failure of Seat Belt buckles in a child safety seat. This involved examination of failed part, review of design criteria and drawings, testing of buckle on child safety seat, analytical methods to ascertain the design feasibility of the buckle and suggestion of proper design. Analysis of design of step ladder. This involved inspection of failed ladder component, testing of similar ladders to ascertain ultimate strength, analytical study of forces involved in design and conclusion of design feasibility.Analysis of a burst engine oil filter. This involved examination of failed oil filter. Testing of several filters with full pressure to examine mode of failure and make a conclusion as to the cause of failure. Use of Crash Data Retrieval tools to download information from complying vehicles in event of crash. GM and certain Ford vehicles have an event data recorder that records vehicle paramaters in the event of a "wake up" of the airbag system. This information may include vehicle speed, throttle position, brake position and Delta-V, to name a few. This information can be downloaded to aid in the accident reconstruction process.


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1984 Degree: Master of Science Subject: Mechanical Engineering Institution: Syracuse University
Year: 1979 Degree: Bachelor of Science Subject: Mechanical Engineering Institution: Syracuse University
Year: 1979 Degree: Bachelor of Science Subject: Aerospace Engineering Institution: Syracuse University

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1985 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Professor Department: Department of Physical Science
Expert coordinates the Engineering Science Program and teach courses in Physics, Statics and Dynamics and Mechanics of Materials.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1981 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Consulting Engineer Department:
Available upon request.

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
Society of Automotive Engineers,
Human Factors and Ergonomics Society,
National Society of Professional Engineers,
National Association of Accident Reconstruction Specialists,
New York State Traffic Accident Reconstruction Society,
Motorcycle Safety Foundation
Licenses / Certifications
Professional Engineers License in New York State and Illinois

Additional Experience

Expert Witness Experience
He has had considerable experience in testifying in Federal, State, and local courts. He has tesified in the NYS Court of Claims. He has also conducted several depositions. He has testified over 75 times as an expert witness in court.
Training / Seminars
He has conducted several talks and seminars in Accident Reconstruction and Product Liability to attorneys and engineers.

Fields of Expertise

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