John Scott, BS, PE

Senior Engineer

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"I am a hands-on engineer. I work hard to determine how and why collisions happened using whatever information is available."

John Scott, Senior Engineer, joined DELTA |v| in 2018 with more than 23 years of experience. He admires how DELTA |v| invests in the newest resources and technologies to help its professionals do their best work. His vast experience and can-do attitude make him a great fit at DELTA |v|.

After he received his bachelor’s degree in Engineering with a Mechanical Specialty from the Colorado School of Mines, John has used his academic and practical knowledge to investigate and reconstruct over 850 vehicular accidents in the U.S. and South America and testify as an expert in numerous cases.

John is an active member of the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) and has accumulated more than 2,000 hours of specialized training in:

  • Accident investigation and reconstruction
  • Event data recorders
  • Commercial vehicle inspection
  • Brake systems (Qualified Brake Inspector)
  • Motorcycles
  • Vehicle dynamics
  • Simulations
  • Laser scanners
  • Numerous software applications

He is proficient in traditional and computer-aided accident reconstruction methods and is qualified to collect and analyze crash data from passenger and commercial vehicles as well as infotainment and telematics systems.

John’s reconstruction work is enhanced by his knowledge in vehicle maintenance and repair (including concrete mixers and heavy equipment), product design and manufacturing, residential construction, and commercial building maintenance.

When he’s not at an incident site, John loves getting outdoors, raising his small flock of backyard chickens, gardening, or doing CNC routing in his shop. He is also a family man and enjoys spending quality time with them and coaching his daughters’ softball teams.