Kevin Brown, M.E., ACTAR

Kevin Brown, M.E., ACTAR

U.S. Forensic

Charlotte , NC 28208
Office: 888-873-6752

Introduction

Mr. Brown obtained his Bachelors of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. He is an accredited accident reconstructionist by the Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstructionist, ACTAR #954. He has more than 30 years of experience in the automotive industry and has testified in more than 65 cases from Federal court to arbitration. His primary experience includes accident reconstruction and automotive mechanical failure analysis.

Prior to earning his engineering degree, Mr. Brown worked as a Shop Foreman in General Motors Dealerships and is an ASE Master Certified Automotive Technician since the mid 80’s. He can assess failures related to brakes, steering, airbags, suspension, power train components, and security systems as well as diesel and gasoline engine failures. His forensic experience includes vehicle accident reconstruction involving passenger and commercial vehicles, motorcycles, bicycles, pedestrians and multiple-vehicle collisions. As part of his collision analysis, he can provide information on Human Factors such as perception and reaction times, intersection line of sight and traffic signal analysis, seat belt use, and head and tail lamp use. Mr. Brown can also evaluate automotive damage to determine consistency with accounts provided, and minor low-speed collisions. His experience also includes the evaluation of mechanical equipment and systems to determine the cause of failure.


Areas of Expertise

  • 3D Laser Scanning
  • Accident Investigation
  • Accident Reconstruction
  • Automotive Engineering
  • Black Box/Data Recorder
  • Bus & Truck Safety/Accident
  • Failure Analysis
  • Forensic Engineering
  • Motorcycles

References

Available Upon Request