Collision Forensic Solutions West Instructor

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Collision Forensic Solutions West (Partner)
Company Info:
Collision Forensic Solutions, L.L.C. West
Joel Salinas, Partner
300 South Fillmore Street
Papillion, NE 68046
Tel: 707-365-7566
Fax: 402-339-4811
Email: [email protected]
Member (1):

Joel Salinas, ACTAR, has over 28 years of experience investigating and reconstructing traffic collisions. He is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction, (ACTAR # 1569). He worked for the California Highway Patrol from 1984 to 1988. From 1988 to the present, he works for a major police department in Northern California where he is a Lieutenant in charge of the Traffic Division. As the department’s leading reconstructionist, he has investigated and supervised the investigation of over 1000 traffic collisions.

Joel has testified as an expert in Traffic Accident Reconstruction in criminal cases as well as provided testimony in civil depositions. He has extensive training in the field of collision reconstruction and forensic mapping. He is a MapScenes Certified Training Instructor as well as a Professional Society of Forensic Mapping (PSFM) approved instructor.  

Joel has a part time consulting business, Joel Salinas and Associates, where he provides Forensic Mapping, 3D Laser Scanning and Collision Reconstruction services.

Joel is a member of the California Association of Reconstruction Specialists (CAARS).  He is also a member of the Professional Society of Forensic Mapping (PSFM), and the National Society of Professional Accident Reconstruction Specialists (NAPARS).
Member (2):

Mike Selves is a retired certified law enforcement officer from the State of South Dakota. Mike has over twenty years of law enforcement experience, most formally with the South Dakota Highway Patrol.

Mike has an extensive background in the field of accident investigation as well as reconstruction work. He has over sixteen years experience as a Certified Accident Reconstruction Specialist, and is also certified by the Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction (ACTAR #1286),with Full Accreditation as a Traffic Accident Reconstructionist. The courts recognize him as an expert witness in both criminal and civil cases, and he has investigated numerous crashes throughout his career. Mike is also a member of the Midwest Association of Technical Investigators (MATAI), National Association of Traffic Accident Reconstructionists and Investigators (NATARI), and the Professional Society of Forensic Mapping.

Mike is a certified instructor in MapScenes and Evidence Recorder Forensic Mapping CAD Software, and Crash Investigation Courses. Mike also owns and operates Collision Forensic Solutions, LLC.

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Date Registered:
September 23, 2011, 02:04:08 PM
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December 12, 2017, 06:22:49 AM
Last Active:
July 03, 2012, 09:42:56 AM
Collision Forensic Solutions is a certified MapScenes Instructor.