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Biomechanical Analysis of an Electrocution

By Valentina Ngai, Ph.D., P.Eng.
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This article discusses the process by which it is possible to reconstruct an incident by examining injury data. In this instance, our biomedical engineer was tasked with determining the manner in…

Gait Analysis in Slip or Trip Investigations

By Valentina Ngai, Ph.D., P.Eng.
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In this article, biomechanical engineer, Dr. Valentina Ngai provides an introductory lesson on forensic gait analysis. She discusses how experts use injury data, combined with an understanding of the…

Biomechanical Analysis of a Fall Down Stairs

By Valentina Ngai, Ph.D., P.Eng.
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In this article, biomedical engineer, Valentina Ngai discusses the process by which it is possible to reconstruct an incident by examining injury data. In this instance, Dr. Ngai was tasked with…

Analyzing Injury Causation in Sports Injuries

By Valentina Ngai, Ph.D., P.Eng.
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An injury causation analysis can often verify whether or not events took place as described by witnesses. It can also be used to determine if the use/misuse of protective equipment played a role in…