While “the ability to explain technical information in a non technical way” is considered the most important trait of an expert witness, you shouldn’t be afraid to explain your credentials to a jury. In Ep3 of Kineticorp’s Forensic Science Round Table, Accident Reconstructionist, Nathan Rose, discusses the the importance of… read more →
Communicating with a jury is a unique experience, but one that need not trip up your expert. In Ep2 of Kineticorp’s Forensic Science Round Table, Accident Reconstructionist, Nathan Rose, offers 5 tips for being an effective expert witness. Click below to listen.
Data Acquisition using Smart Phone Applications Abstract: This paper examines a method for generating a scaled three-dimensional computer model of an accident scene from video footage. This method, which combines the previously published methods of video tracking and camera projection, includes automated mapping of physical evidence through rectification of each frame.… read more →
How Accurate are Witness Distance Estimates Given in Car Lengths? Article Introduction – Accident reconstructionists generally agree that eye witness estimates of distance are often inaccurate. Robins , for instance, observes that “in spite of the many converging cues available to humans to judge the separation distances and speeds of… read more →
Virtual reality is no longer associated with just gaming and entertainment. Industries such as journalism, medicine and education are exploring ways this new technology can be utilized. Kineticorp is currently developing virtual reality as an effective communication tool which can be used in the courtroom. In Ep1 of Kineticorp’s Forensic Science… read more →
KINETICORP’S TRAINED DRONE PILOTS Congratulations to the Kineticorp staff who recently became certified pilots for small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS, aka drones) by passing the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Part 107 Remote Pilot Knowledge Test: Neal Carter and Nathan McKelvey. Additional members of our staff are preparing for the FAA… read more →
August 28, 2016 – Kineticorp is pleased to announce that Neal Carter, P.E., and Nathan McKelvey have passed the FAA Part 107 test for commercial sUAS (Small Unmanned Aerial System, or “drone”), and have received their Airman Certificates with sUAS rating. Neal and Nathan can now fly small UAS within… read more →
As a forensic animator, my job is to create animations which accurately communicate the findings of an accident. These animations have proven to be highly effective in communicating detailed analysis; but what if you could put the jury, judge, mediator, attorney and/or opposing experts in the environment? What if you… read more →