Litigation Support

Expert Witness, Fred Hanscom, P.E.

Specializing in cases involving traffic control devices
(e.g., signs, markings), driver human factors, roadway
and parking lot design and lighting, work zone activity, highway
geometric design, roadway illumination, large truck
operations, pedestrian accidents, parking lot
design/traffic control, railroad-grade crossings, and
public agency duty. Services include scientific
investigation, case analysis, literature review
(incorporating automated database search),
interrogatory question development, assistance with
document production requests, exhibit preparation (e.g.,
computer simulation, photography, graphics, and scale
models), depositions, and trial testimony.

Education
Bachelor and Master of Science, Civil Engineering
Post-graduate C.E.U. Credits:  Transportation
Engineering, Human Factors Engineering, Accident
Reconstruction and Highway/Pedestrian Safety

Ph.D. (Civil Engineering) course work completion
Highway safety research experience:
Forty-year professional engineering career
. State/local
highway agencies
 Private industry

  •  Licensed Traffic Engineer
    Arizona, California, North Carolina and Virginia
  • Internationally recognized
    Fifty publications in four languages. 
Invited
    presentation on four continents.
  • Member: Manual on Uniform Traffic Control
    Devices Committee
  • Past President’s Award, Institute of Transportation
    Engineers
  • Experienced for Plaintiff and Defense
    Deposition/trial Testimony in thirty-five states and
    U.S. territories
  • Plaintiff assistance to numerous law firms
 Defense
    clients include the following highway agencies:

    • Cities of Chicago, Detroit and Pittsburgh
Connecticut Department ofTransportation
Florida Department of Transportation
    • Georgia Department of Transportation
    • KansasDepartment of Transportation
    • Maryland Highway Administration
    •  North Carolina Department ofTransportation
    • Pennsylvania Department of Transportation
    • Town of Greenwich, Connecticut
    • Virginia Department of Transportation

FOR SHORT RESUME SEE “ABOUT THE DIRECTOR”
FEE SCHEDULE, AND REFERENCES UPON REQUEST
E-mail: fred@trc-net.com

Phone: 540-364-6296

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