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Mr. Kilpatrick provides the following forensic engineering services in tractor trailer crash reconstruction:

  • DOT Truck Inspection
  • DOT Brake Inspection
  • Image and Interpret the Road Tractor’s ECM Data
  • Preimpact and Postimpact Velocities
  • Delta-V Calculations
  • Vehicle Principle Direction of Force (PDOF) Calculations
  • Vehicle Energy Calculations
  • Acceleration, Distance, Time Calculations
  • Road/Tire Coefficient of Friction/Drag Factor Measurement and Calculations
  • Angular Momentum, Rotational Energy and Rotational Motion Calculations
  • Critical Velocity and Yaw Calculations
  • Vehicle Falls, Flips and Vault Airborne Calculations
  • Vehicle Rollover Analysis and Calculations
  • Vehicle Dynamic Weight Shift Calculations
  • Vehicle Low Velocity Rear-End Collisions Analysis and Calculations
  • Engineering Dynamics Corporation HVE Vehicle Accident Reconstruction Dynamics and Simulation.
  • Vehicle Vector Trajectory
  • Cause Analysis
  • Lamp Filament Analysis
  • Tire Examination
  • Human Factors
  • Driver Visibility Analysis
  • Download and Analysis of a vehicle's Crash Data Report from a vehicle's Event Data Recorder (EDR)
  • Airbag Deployment Analysis
  • Seat Belt Function Analysis
  • 3-D Laser Scanning of the Accident Scene
  • Vehicle Inspections For Defects and Non-Conformance
  • Defective Vehicle Component Determination
  • Vehicle Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) Download and Interpretation
  • Component Failure Determination
  • Vehilcle Standard of Care and Maintenance Evaluation
  • Product Defect and Failure Analysis
  • Manufacturing Process Defects and Failures
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