January 8 - 10, 2021
Friday January 8, 2021 (All times are Eastern Standard Time)
11:00 am to 4:00 pm - NAFE Board of Directors Virtual Meeting
Please note that all dues-payers are welcome to attend the Friday Board Meeting free-of-charge. However, registration is required to coordinate online access.
Saturday January 9, 2021 Technical Presentations - 4 CPDs Abstracts for Saturday
11:00 am - Introductions and Member Meeting - 2020 NAFE President Jim Petersen, PE & Installation of 2021 Officers
12:00 noon - Forensic Engineering Analysis of a Collision Involving Aftermarket Bumper and Grille Guard Structure Ben T. Railsback, M.S., PE and Stephen D. Knapp, PE
12:45 am - Overheating Poor Electrical Connections Tim Korinek
1:30 pm - Forensic Engineering of Pedestrian and Worker Fall Incidents - The Evolution of Analysis Techniques and Safety Requirements Chris Shiver, PE
2:15 pm - Goals, Methodology, and Tools for Investigating Electrical Shocks Chris W. Korinek, PE, CFEI, CQE
3:00 pm - Current Assessment of Stand-Up Forklift Underride Accidents Richard M. Ziernicki, Ph.D., P.E.; Ricky Nguyen, M.S., P.E.; William Pierce
3:45 pm - Virtual Reception - An opportunity to attend a post-meeting informal virtual gathering to network and socialize.
Sunday January 10, 2021 Education Seminar - 4 CPDs (Speaker Bios)
10:00 am - Introductions - 2021 NAFE President: Liberty Janson, PE
11:00 am - Ethics for Forensic Engineers - Sam Sudler, PE
12:00 noon - Remote Forensic Inspections in the Age of COVID-19 - Hernan Sanchez, Ph.D.
1:00 pm - Report Writing - Collins Ofori-Amanfo, PENAFE Winter Conference 2021 Virtual Conference January 8 - 10, 2021