Dec 12, 2008
Crashteams GREAT LAKES opens a new office in North Chicago
Dennis McMahon of Crashteams MIDWEST opens a new location in Kansas City, MO. The Missouri office will be managed by Dustin Love and Jason Gardner, both experienced accident reconstructionists, who will be servicing the State of Missouri.
Mr. Love and Mr. Gardner are court recognized experts. Both Dustin and Jason have proven themselves many times in court. With many years experience in the accident reconstruction field they will be a great addition to the Crashteams team.
We are looking forward to be working with Mr. Love and Mr. Gardner in the future.
Dustin Love's CV.pdf
Jason Gardner's CV.pdf
Scott Gamboe's CV.pdf
Tim Robbins of Crashteams GREAT LAKES opens a new location in Edwards, IL. The Illinois office will be managed by Scott Gamboe an experienced accident reconstructionist who will be servicing Central Illinois.
Mr Gamboe is a certified traffic accident reconstructionist by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board. He is highly trained and qualified in accident reconstruction with many years experience in the field.
We are looking forward to be working with Mr. Gamboe in the future.
Brad Booth has hired a forensic mapping expert to help measuring accident scenes.
Mel Preble is highly skilled forensic mapping expert and will be a great asset to Crashteams DAKOTAS in mapping accident scenes as well as measuring scenes remotely.
We are looking forward to be working with Mr. Preble in the future.
Matt McCarty's CV.pdf
Crashteams MIDWEST has added one new reconstructionist due to the high demand of their accident reconstruction services in the State of Iowa.
Matt McCarty will improve the coverage of Crashteams services.
We are looking forward to be working with Mr. McCarty in the future.
Daniel Engel's CV.pdf
Dennis McMahon of Crashteams MIDWEST opens a new location in Kearney Nebraska. The Nebraska office will be staffed by Daniel J. Engels an experienced accident reconstructionist who will be servicing the State of Nebraska.
Daniel Engels adds a lot of technological expertise to Crashteams, being a seasoned recon and trainer in the field with over 22 years experience in the field. Mr. Engels is highly trained in the most used reconstruction software and he uses those skills for professional high-end results.
We are looking forward to be working with Mr. Engels in the future.
Robert Cronin's CV.pdf
Martin Boisvert of Crashteams MASSACHUSETTS & RHODE ISLAND adds another expert to Crashteams.
Mr. Cronin is a Marine Crash Reconstruction specialist. Although he is trained in land based reconstruction he mainly works on watercraft and marine incidents including regulatory issues.
His track record is outstanding and with many years of experience under his belt he will be a valued addition to our team.
We are looking forward to be working with Mr. Cronin in the future.
Greg Witte's CV.pdf
We are pleased to announce the latest addition to Crashteams. Mr. Greg Witte will be Crashteams LOWER HUDSON VALLEY covering the Counties of Rockland, Orange, Putnam, Westchester, Dutchess, Ulster and Sullivan in the State of New York and the Counties of Sussex, Passaic and Bergen in the State of New Jersey.
We are looking forward to be working with Mr. Witte in the future.
After successful collaborations in the past, Mr. Barnes and Mr. Ashton have decided to join forces in order to service Southern Indiana with accident reconstruction services.
Michael Barnes' CV.pdf
ACTAR # 1474
Stephen Aston's CV.pdf
Scott Gamboe's CV.pdf
Crashteams GREAT LAKES hires Scott Gamboe to service the Illinois area in order to provide better and faster service in Illinois.
Mr. Gamboe is an highly qualified and experienced accident reconstructionist with many years experience in the field and in court.
He is a certified traffic accident reconstructionist by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board.
We are looking forward to be working with Mr. Gamboe in the future.
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Crashteams open it's first location, Crashteams ROME, in Europe with Ivan Macella.
Mr. Macella is an expert reconstructionist who is working on cases all over Central Europe as well as teaching reconstruction classes. Ivan is a qualified accident reconstruction expert with many years experience in the field and in court.
We are looking forward to be working with Mr. Macella in Italy, and to expand Crashteams operations throughout Europe.
Via Cola Di Rienzo, 243
phone: +39 06 45432744
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fax: +39 06 91659340
We are proud to announce our latest expert to get ACTAR certified.
Kevin Kinney is a reconstructionist for Crashteams DAKOTAS and has many years of reconstruction experience. This latest certification shows that Crashteams strives to the highest standards in order to provide the best service to our clients.
We are proud to announce our latest expert to get ACTAR certified. Jeff Vick manages Crashteams NEW MEXICO SOUTH and has many years of reconstruction experience.
Dan Billington's CV.pdf
We are proud to announce our latest expert to get ACTAR certified.
Martin Boisvert has experienced stellar success since joining Crashteams in August 2008. Mr. Boisvert has already had to hire 5 additional reconstructionists to help with the workload. As a result he has expanded Crashteams MASSACHUSETTS to include the State of Rhode Island.
Crashteams GLOBAL commends Martin for his success and we are looking forward to marketing his service in MA and RI to make Crashteams a household name for accident reconstruction in the New England area.
We are pleased to announce the latest addition to Crashteams - David Nugent (ACTAR #1999) will be Crashteams CENTRAL FLORIDA. David is a qualified accident reconstruction expert with many years experience in the field and in court.
We are looking forward to working with Mr. Nugent in the central part of Florida.
We are pleased to announce the latest addition to Crashteams - Dr. Daniel Vomhof will be Crashteams CALIFORNIA BORDER REGION covering the two border counties of Imperial and San Diego. Dr. Vomhof is a qualified accident reconstruction expert (ACTAR #483) with many years experience in the field and in court.
We are looking forward to working with Dr. Vomhof in the state of California.
Crashteams Inc has now published a comprehensive book, 96 pages in length to serve as the primary information source for anyone involved in the litigation or resolution of motor vehicle accident cases. Designed for litigators, claims adjusters, and fleet managers, this book provides state of the art information about the current state of crash science. This book comes in a 3 ring binder format to allow the addition of monthly “ Crash Files “ newsletters which will keep the publication fresh and current.
Crashteams founder, CEO
Chief Operations Officer
Crashteams BRITISH COLUMBIA
Crashteams FLORIDA NORTH EAST
Crashteams PACIFIC NORTHWEST
Crashteams GLOBAL and Crashteams MIDWEST teamed up to attend the Central Regional Insurance Adjusters Conference in Des Moines, IA on September 9 & 10, 2008. The conference hosted over 800 people from the Insurance Industry and Crashteams booth was well attended with many Insurance Executives requesting copies of the "Litigator’s Guide to Crash Reconstruction".
Crashteams DAKOTAS has added 3 new reconstructionists due to the high demand of their services.
These new recons will improve the coverage of Crashteams services for the Dakotas and Wyoming.
At the conference Crashteams partners had the first opportunity to meet each other and attend informative seminars. The turnout was great and every attendee left the conference excited and determined to grow the organization, by offering the highest standard of professional services in the field of crash reconstruction.
- see the image of the 3D scanned conference below!
IT IS NOT A PICTURE - BUT MILLIONS OF MEASURED POINTS.
Understanding the services of our special partners (AVIATION & RAIL) allow our Crashteams reconstructionists to offer a broader range of services that are at the cutting edge of available technology such as the Leica Scanstation that takes incredibly accurate measurements and produces 3D digital models of crash and crime scenes automatically.
We would like to thank all partners for the great turnout, and are looking forward to meeting everyone again at our next Crashteams conference.
We are pleased to announce the latest addition to Crashteams - Tim Spencer will be Crashteams INDIANA. Tim is a qualified accident reconstruction expert (ACTAR #1806) with many years experience in the field and in court.
We are looking forward to working with Mr. Spencer in the state of Indiana.
Martin Boisvert's CV.pdf
Martin Boisvert joins Crashteams after a long and successful career in law enforcement reconstructing accidents and as an expert accident reconstruction consultant.
Mustafa Mutlu and Cenk Erozer join Crashteams to become
Based out of the beautiful city of Istanbul, Crashteams TURKEY with Mustafa and Cenk will be responsible for growing operations throughout Turkey. Otoanaliz Ltd, a sub- licensee of Crashteams of Turkey whose General Manager is Cenk, will play a major role in marketing and handling operations especially for the Insurance sector. OtoAnaliz is the market leader for Claim Management Services in Turkey.
Paul Mackey forms Crashteams AVIATION. WIth over 27 years experience in the aviation industry and many plane crash reconstructions under his belt he is perfectly positioned to grow the aviation wing of Crashteams.
Crashteams AVIATION experts have experience in: aircraft component inspections, digital flight data interpretation, mapping aviation accidents and witness statements.
Tim Robbins adds Crashteams NORTHERN OHIO which will operate as a separate business unit from Crashteams WISCONSIN, ILLINOIS and MICHIGAN.
Greg joined Crashteams after having spent 20 years in law enforcement. Greg investigated and reconstructed accidents and instructed others in these, as well as many other, subjects.
During his law enforcement career, Greg Sullenberger has attained 14 years of crash reconstruction experience. His expertise is in reconstructing accidents and the forensic mapping of scenes. He is also a trained operator in 360 degree scanning using forensic measuring equipment such as the Leica 3D Laser Scanner (Scanstation).
Mr. Sullenberger has been involved in many high profile cases, such as being part of the forensic mapping team of the UNITED flight 93 crash on September 11, 2001 in Buckstown, PA (see left photo).
Mr. Craig Luker, PE, PEng, ACTAR is a registered Professional Engineer with extensive experience investigating and reconstructing motor vehicle accidents. He has been working in this field since 1995. In that time he has reconstructed over 1500 motor vehicle accidents.
Craig is a high profile addition to Crashteams, with an outstanding track record, publishing papers for SAE International, verifying and testing accelerometers for accuracy, and being proficient in numerous types of total stations.
His work has included scene inspections, vehicle inspections, testing, field and laboratory research, analysis, computer simulations and report writing.
He has given expert evidence in both civil and criminal Courts.
We have just signed on Dan Mills to head up Crashteams PHOTOGRAMMETRY, another Crashteams GLOBAL Special Services Division. Dan will assist all Crashteams Licensees in any assignment requiring PhotoModeler.
Crashteams corporate representatives were in attendance at the 2008 ARC-CSI conference located in Las Vegas, NV, June 3 to 5, 2008. Hundreds of Collision Reconstruction professionals attended this three day conference and our Crashteams representatives were kept busy answering questions about the organization and how individuals could join to be a part of the Crashteams growing global network of Collision Reconstruction professionals. The conference was a huge success for Crashteams.
Crashteams ARIZONA is managed by expert accident reconstructionist Tom Reyes who is a court certified expert in the field of Motor Vehicle Crash Reconstruction.
Tom Reyes and Dennis James will be providing accident reconstruction services from Phoenix, AZ to the state of Arizona.
Crashteams VIRGINIA EAST is managed by senior expert accident reconstructionist Mike Greenfield who has 26 years law enforcement experience with over 20 years as an accident reconstructionist. Mike is an expert in the field of forensic mapping and animation and instructs others in this field all over the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, and Australia.
A long and complex tractor trailer scene on US 35 in Ohio, needed 2 professionals to map properly. Teamwork is a big part of the Crashteams organization, and leverages to services we can offer to our client.
Brad Booth and Gene Barthel have successfully completed ACTAR exams and they are now fully accredited ACTAR accident reconstructionists.
Brad Booth #1899
Gene Barthel #1898
Tim Robbins adds Crashteams MICHIGAN, which will operate as a separate business unit from Crashteams WISCONSIN.
Crashteams MAPPING headed by Mick Capman has been formalized. This Specialized Business Unit of Crashteams Global will provide Crashteams’ Licensees with state of the art mapping services and assistance with any forensic mapping situation.
ACTAR # 1474
Tim Robbins opens Crashteams WISCONSIN in Waukesha, WI.
Kenny Featherstone opens Crashteams ALABAMA in Alabaster, AL.
Mike has full accreditation as a Traffic Accident Reconstruction Specialist through The Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction, (ACTAR Reg. # 201) since May 1992.
Brad Booth expands his business unit to include Wyoming following very positive feedback and success with Crashteams DAKOTAS in North and South Dakota.
Experienced accident reconstructionist Dennis McMahonhas started Crashteams operations in West des Moines, IA, from where he will be servicing the states of Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri and Eastern Kansas.
Experienced accident reconstructionist David N. Torres has started Crashteams operations in Albuquerque, NM, from where he will be servicing Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Experienced accident reconstructionist Dennis O'Brien has started Crashteams operations in Santa Fe, NM, from where he will be servicing the state of New Mexico with most operations in the northern part of New Mexico, north east Arizona, western Oklahoma and the northern tip of Texas.
Dan Rutherford expands his business unit to include Western Kansas following very positive feedback and early success with Crashteams COLORADO.
Dan Rutherfor is now the proud driver of the first Crashteams Vehicle, the Crashteams COLORADO accident reconstruction van enables Dan to carry all his tools such as total station, laptop as well as additional crew.
James W. Sloan has signed up for Crashteams and he will be servicing the entire state of Georgia.
Roger has added additional territories to his operations in order to cover more area with his excellent service.
Crashteams EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA and his new terrtories are now called:
Crashteams EASTERN CENTRAL COAST
Experienced accident reconstructionist Jeff Vick has started Crashteams operations in Clovis NM, from where he will be servicing the state of New Mexico with most operations in the southern part of New Mexico.
After a recent high profile but low speed rollover collision which involved a police cruiser and a SUV which rolled, Brad Booth (our Local Crashteams partner) was asked by the local newspaper to comment on such accidents and the likeliness of rollovers of SUV's in collisions.
In 2006, 2,888 people died in SUV rollover crashes while 4,352 died in passenger rollover car crashes, according to NHTSA’s annual assessment. The dangers od SUV rollovers and high possibility of occuring even at low speeds such as 10-15mph was outlined in the following newspaper article.
Crashteams is proud to announce our new partnership with Andrew Craig who has founded Crashteams BRITISH COLUMBIA who will be servicing the province of British Columbia.
Formerly a senior police accident investigation officer in the United Kingdom Andrew has been in private practice since January 1999. Since then he has provided services to members of the legal profession and has frequently given expert witness evidence in many courts including the Central Criminal Court, “The Old Bailey”, in London, England.
Andrew Craig (Crashteams BRITISH COLUMBIA) specializes in the investigation and reconstruction of tour bus / safari vehicle accidents and since 2000 has regularly performed investigations / reconstructions, technical vehicle examinations, vehicle safety audits and tachograph analysis work worldwide for a variety of tour operators, insurance companies and other corporate clients..
He has worked throughout the United Kingdom and in Portugal, Spain, the Balearic Islands, the Canary Islands, Andorra, France, Belgium, Italy, Germany, Cyprus, Tunisia, Turkey, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Mali, Mexico, the Dominican Republic & Cuba. Andrew relocated to Canada during 2007 and is now based in Kelowna in the Central Okanagan area of British Columbia.
Crashteams is proud to announce our new partnership with Chet Tomlinson who has founded Crashteams FLORIDA NORTH who will be servicing Florida state with most operations in North Florida.
Chet brings over 20 years experience in the accident/crash reconstruction field. He had an exemplary career with the Florida Highway patrol (FHP), where his duties included supervising a Traffic Homicide Squad and years of experience as a traffic homicide investigator.
During his career, he conducted and supervised the Investigations of hundreds of fatal traffic crashes.
Crashteams is proud to announce our new partnership with Dan Rutherford who has founded Crashteams COLORADO who will be servicing Colorado state.
Crashteams COLORADO is managed by Expert Accident Reconstructionist Dan Rutherford who has 15 years of experience as a police officer performing accident reconstruction, cause analysis, forensic mapping of accident and crime scenes, and traffic crash investigation
Crashteams is proud to announce our first partner Brad Booth who will be servicing North & South Dakota.
Brad is a seasoned Accident reconstructionist with over 22 years experience in the field, and he was delighted of the opportunity to join Crashteams,which is becoming the largest Crash Reconstruction Organization in the world.
Crashteams.com gets 500 visits in first month since going online, but prior to official launch. This steady increase in numbers is evident due to our successful keyword placement in the major search engines.
We will continue our agressive marketing strategy so that Crashteams.com will be on the first page for everything crash related search on the internet.
Crashteams is founded by Mike Kennedy. Construction of the website begins.
Our Crashteams reconstructionists are the most highly trained and qualified individuals in the industry.
All Crashteams experts utilize survey equipment to produce precision crash scene diagrams and 3D models.
All Crashteams reconstructionists are qualified expert witnesses and have given testimony at all court levels and jurisdictions.
Your Crashteams experts can interview witnesses and secure detailed statements, as recorded interviews in audio and video formats.
Crashteams experts are all trained and certified as forensic animators. You will find it advantageous that your reconstructionist and animator are the same person.
Crashteams experts are qualified to use many different software applications to simulate the crash for the purposes of answering what if scenarios and exposing errors in the hypotheses advanced by oppsing experts.
You may send us reports from opposing experts and we will be able to tell you immediately if a rebuttal is useful and if so, we produce professional, objective, commentaries.
Crashteams have the expertise coverage and manpower to take on all the crash investigation requirements of a community as a public private partnership.