Our Expertise

Schaefer Engineering has been investigating and reconstructing vehicular accidents since their inception in 2002, and our experts have been consulting in this field for over 24 years.  We specialize in both commercial and passenger vehicle accidents involving heavy trucks, buses, passenger cars, trains, motorcycles, and pedestrians.  In addition, we’ve reconstructed both on-road and off-road accidents involving ATV’s and other utility and recreational vehicles. 

Our experts have extensive experience in vehicle inspections, evidence and data collection, and analysis.  The firm is part of numerous emergency-response teams for several trucking companies and law firms.  Schaefer Engineering is, and remains, abreast of the latest technology in the field through continuing education and research.


 

Our Capabilities

  • Rapid response service – 24/7.

  • Event data collection and analysis – “blackbox” downloads for heavy trucks and passenger vehicles.

  • Scene and vehicle documentation with 3-D laser scanning and measurement system.

  • 2D & 3D diagramming and animation.

  • Comprehensive mechanical inspections of the vehicles.

  • Analysis tools and software to provide graphical representations or animations of the accident.

  • Extensive experience in deposition and trial.

  • Construction of models and other demonstrative aids to assist the jury’s comprehension of opinions.