About William Fischer

Mr. Fischer is the founder of Fischer Forensic Engineering and is a Professional degreed and licensed Civil Engineer with concentration in Transportation Engineering from University of Central Florida.

 

For more than 17 years Mr. Fischer has been involved in the analysis of vehicular accident reconstruction and investigation, geometric roadway design, traffic engineering/operations, traffic control devices, operator (human) decision/risk factors, risk analysis, work zone standards, and product design-performance/research.

 

Included in Mr. Fischer’s professional experience is the operation, handling, and component performance of; on and off-road motorcycles, commercial vehicles, all-terrain vehicles (ATV), marine and personal watercraft (PWC). He is also actively involved in the developments of motorcycle standards.

EDUCATION

 

University of Central Florida

 

Master of Civil Engineering 2010

Emphasis: Transportation Engineering

 

Bachelor of Science 2001

Department of Civil Engineering

Professional Engineer 2007

Miscellaneous

 

Licensed Motorcycle Operator/Active Rider

 

PADI Open Water SCUBA Certification

 

Florida Trail Riders Active Racing Member

(Dirtbike Hare Scrambles)

 

ATV/SVIA Rider Certificate

 

USCG Boating Safety Course Certificate/Active boater

Representative Projects

 

Mr. Fischer has reported and analyzed a variety of projects including but not limited to the following investigative processes;

 

Accident Reconstruction

Walkway surface Analysis (Coefficient of Friction)

 

Time and Distance Relative Analysis

 

Driver Decision / Perception-Reaction Time Studies

 

Vehicle Crush / Momentum Analysis

 

Pedestrian Impact / Launch-Slide Studies

 

Vehicle Dynamics

 

Crash Worthiness / Testing

 

Photogrammetric Analysis

 

Sight Distance Calculations

 

Roadway Geometric Studies

 

Amusement Park Ride Dynamic Analysis

 

Impairment / Distraction Studies

 

Conspicuity Studies

 

Motorcycle Design / Operation

 

Vehicle Handling / Stability

 

Vision Obstruction

 

Traffic Signalization Synchronization

 

Parking Lot Design / Standards

 

Work Zone Standards

 

Road Side Drop-Offs / Critical Slope

 

Barrier Impact / Warrant

 

Roadway Signage / Markings

 

Roadway Surface Inconsistencies

 

Bicycle Operation / Facility Design

 

Marine Vessel Handling / Stability

Areas of Specialization

 

Accident Reconstruction/Investigation

 

Civil / Transportation Engineering Standards Consulting

 

Traffic Signal / Geometric Analysis

 

Risk Research and Analysis

 

Work Zone Standardization

 

Road Side Analysis

 

Motorcycle Operation

Professional Affiliations

 

 

Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) - Motorcycle Technical Steering

 

Committee Florida Engineering Society (FES)

 

Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE)

 

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

 

Accreditation Commission of Traffic Accident Reconstruction (ACTAR)

Motorcycle Training Institute Inc. (MTII) Rider Training Coach