Forensic Engineers & Investigators
Accident & Incident Investigation Services
WORKPLACE ACCIDENTS AND INCIDENTS
We provide comprehensive investigation services for investigating workplace accidents. We follow procedures used for investigating international air accidents and understand the importance of following legal protocols in situations where charges may be laid. Conversely, if the context is appropriate, we are skilled in expressing investigation results in a collaborative non-confrontational learning environment.
Accident reconstruction is a general term to indicate a collection of processes used to try and understand how an accident unfolded. Using various means and techniques we are able to reconstruct the events that occurred in the time leading up to the accident and during the accident itself. This allows us to analyse various parts of the accident and determine it’s contributing factors.
AIR ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION
Prosolve Ltd offers comprehensive air accident investigation services that comply with international investigation guidelines of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO). We have a proven track record of investigating difficult and challenging assignments and command the respect of international authorities. We have succeeded in challenging the findings of official reports and have successfully defended individuals who have been wrongfully charged by New Zealand’s civil aviation regulator. We apply the comprehensive principles of air accident investigation to other investigation contexts wherever possible and appropriate.
ORGANISATIONAL ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION
An organisational accident or incident is a failure or deficiency due in part to problems with the system or organisation in which the problem occurs. These types of failures at first glance appear solely due to mistakes or oversight by individuals or single entities. However on deeper analysis, contributing factors from the wider system or organisation become apparent. Some typical examples of organisational accident contributors are: Poorly written rules, standards, guidelines, unresolved intercultural factors detrimentally affecting communication between groups of people, changes in corporate practices ...
CRASH OF A WARBIRDS DEVON
On the 3rd of February 2006, A warbirds Devon crashed on landing at Ohakea aerodrome. Fortunately no one was injured…
We were able to determine the approximate speed of the truck before it impacted the gantry by comparing as found damage with that predicted by the engineering computer simulations. Undertaken in conjuction with Bremaur automotion.