Forensic Failure Analysis

material testing
ATS has investigated the cause of injuries for insurance companies, manufacturers, as well as both plaintiff and defense attorneys.

The Forensic Staff is often asked to determine the cause of an injury and provide a court worthy expert opinion. The in-house testing capabilities combined with our knowledge of engineering principles, safe design concepts, practical knowledge of both foreseeable use and foreseeable misuse enable us to provide sound scientific answers for our clients. Product failures can expose manufactures and distributors to unwanted publicity, costly recalls, or government imposed fines. At ATS we also support general industry by providing technical assistance with design, testing and code compliance of their products.

Investigation Capabilities:
  • Plaintiff & Defense
  • Design/Guard/Warn
  • Code Compliance Testing
    • ASTM, ANSI, UL, CFR, SAE
  • Forklifts/ Cranes/Lifting Devices
  • Ladders/Scaffolding/Fall Protection
  • Machinery Accidents
  • Furniture Failures
  • Medical Devices
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Appliances
  • Deer Stands
  • Golf Cars/ATV's
  • Mowers/Tractors
  • Vehicles/Heavy Trucks
  • Marine
  • Aircraft