Mr. Yuri A. Apel

DJS Associates, Inc.
1603 Old York Road
Abington , PA 19001
Office: 215-659-2010

Yuri Apel graduated from Temple University with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and from New Jersey Institute of Technology with a Master of Science in Engineering Management. He has over 2 decades of experience in automotive diagnosis, repair, and modification.

Completed vehicle projects include complete engine overhauls, performance tuning, and electrical and mechanical troubleshooting and repairs. He has inspected numerous vehicles involved in collisions and incidents of mechanical failure. He has been involved in product liability cases.

Yuri has received extensive training in vehicle diagnostics for both mechanical and electrical failures. This includes on-road high-end vehicles as well as factory-built race cars.

Areas of Expertise
  • 3D Laser Scanning
  • Accident Investigation
  • Accident Reconstruction
  • Audio
  • Automobile Mechanical & Body Repair
  • Automotive Engineering
  • Black Box/Data Recorder
  • Electronics
  • Hydraulic Engineering
  • Robotics

Expert Background
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Accident Investigation
Accident Reconstruction
Automobile Dealerships
Automotive Engineering
Black Box/Data Recorder
3D Laser Scanning
Electrical Engineering
Failure Analysis
Equipment and Machinery
Lighting & Illumination
Lithium Ion Battery Fires
Software Engineering
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: 3D Laser Scanning
EDR and ACM Download (event data extraction and analysis)
Infotainment Download
3D Engineering Animations/2D Exhibits
Site and Vehicle Inspections
Forensic Evidence Storage
24/7 Rapid Response


Available Upon Request