Consultants BRC

Jeffrey Wirth, MS, PE

Jeffrey Wirth, MS, PE

Curriculum Vitae

Jeff Wirth has worked in the automotive forensic engineering field since 1984.  He joined BRC as a consultant in 2010, specializing in crash reconstruction, vehicle restraint systems, and the performance analysis of automotive systems and components.  Throughout his career, Jeff has designed custom testing equipment, conducted extensive automotive and motorcycle instrument crash testing, and evaluated over 300 high speed crash tests.  He has also published papers on retractor performance in rollover accidents, the characteristics of road rollovers, concrete median barrier impacts, and passive restraint systems.

Certifications and Licenses

  • Licensed Professional Engineer
  • Registered Mechanical Engineer
  • Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction (ACTAR)

Education

  • MS Mechanical Engineering, Arizona State University, 1981
  • BS Physics, Washington State University, 1975