Collision Research Associates offers a professional team of experts with a diversified skill-set; we are ready and well-equipped to meet all of your investigative, reconstructive, presentational, and training needs.  The following is a sample list of some of the main services offered by our professionals:

Scene Investigation

  • Evidentiary scene photography
  • High detail FARO 3D roadway and evidence scanning
  • Road profile modeling
  • High accuracy scene and evidence surveying
  • Evidence locating and evaluating
  • High detail diagramming and mapping
  • Roadway surface evaluation and testing
  • Roadway design, construction and maintenance
  • Roadway signage and lighting analysis
  • Driver sight distance analysis

Vehicle Inspections

Commercial Vehicles (Heavy Trucks)

  • HVEDR download (Heavy Vehicle EDR)
  • GPS forensic analysis
  • Evidentiary photography
  • Mechanical evaluation
  • Vehicle compliance review
  • High detail FARO 3D scanning and modeling
  • Crush analysis
  • Speed analysis

Passenger Vehicles

  • Vehicle EDR download
  • GPS forensic analysis
  • Evidentary photography
  • Mechanical evaluation
  • Vehicle compliance review
  • High detail FARO 3D scanning and modeling
  • Crush analysis
  • Speed analysis

Motorcycles

  • Evidentiary photography
  • Mechanical evaluation
  • Vehicle compliance review
  • High detail FARO 3D scanning and modeling
  • Crush analysis
  • Speed analysis

Collision Reconstruction

  • Crush analysis
  • Speed analysis
  • Time and distance evaluation
  • Drive sight distance analysis
  • Collision avoidance possibilities
  • Driver action, perception and reaction analysis
  • Vehicle dynamics
  • Driver induced vehicle response
  • Vehicle testing for acceleration, braking and handling dynamics

Case Review

  • Collision report review and response
  • Expert report review and response
  • Compliance review and response

Litigation, Deposition and Trial

  • High value, professionally produced evidence presentation
  • Industry recognized expert testimony
  • Attorney preparation for expert response

Collision Reconstruction Training

Training available for insurance claims adjusters, commercial operators, law enforcement and attorney staff in the following areas:

  • Evidence identification
  • Scene preservation
  • Scene, vehicle and evidence photography
  • Collision reconstruction calculations (including the conservation of momentum)
  • Auto/Ped collision investigation