MSc LCGI AAE MITAI MIMI MCSFS
Andrew Wilson-Law is a Principal Consultant in the Investigations Group at TRL, specialising in road accident reconstruction and providing consultancy advice. He is currently focussed on his role as a Technical Reviewer, ensuring reports are produced to the highest standards of accuracy, impartiality and quality.
Andrew achieved a Master of Science degree with distinction in the subject of Collision Investigation at Teesside University, where he carried out studies involving Hybrid Electric Vehicles. His dissertation examined the impact of Hybrid Electric Vehicles on visually impaired pedestrians.
He is a member of the Institute of Traffic Accident Investigators, a member of the Institute of the Motor Industry and he holds the Licentiateship of the City and Guilds of London Institute in Traffic Accident Investigation. He is a professional member of the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences.
Having served with exemplary conduct as a police officer for 30 years, he gained twenty four years’ experience in dealing with road traffic collisions. He specialised in forensic collision investigation and was the Senior Forensic Collision Investigator where his responsibilities included validation and certification of reports, budgets and training.
Andrew has considerable experience in the investigation and reconstruction of single and multiple road deaths. He has reconstructed collisions involving passenger carrying vehicles, large goods vehicles, cars, motorcycles and bicycles, as well as adult and child pedestrian fatalities.
He has undertaken specialist training in accident investigation, vehicle handling and dynamics and vehicle examination. He is an Advanced Automotive Engineer and has driving licence categories including motorcycle and large goods vehicles and holds police class one driving certificates for cars and motorcycles.
He has experience in Total Station Theodolite and GPS surveying, plan drawing and has trained in 3D Laser Mapping and CAD drawing.
Andrew is an experienced expert witness and has prepared written expert reconstruction reports and been recognised and commended by the Judiciary as an expert within his field. He has presented oral evidence in H.M.Coroners, Magistrates, Crown and County Courts in both Civil and Criminal cases.