Knott Laboratory provides forensic engineering and animation, Civil & Structural, and Fire & Explosion Investigation services to reconstruct accidents.


News & Events

Stay up to date with Knott Laboratory's recent accolades, ongoing projects and latest events.


Knott Laboratory employees remain active within the engineering field by teaching legal and insurance seminars, publishing through nationwide organizations and participating in trade conferences. Additionally, we promote and sponsor events in the community.


Knott Laboratory Launches Digital Media Forensics


The new division assists law enforcement, investigators and attorneys with in-depth analysis of digital evidence.

Downtown Phoenix

Knott Laboratory Announces New Location in Phoenix


Bringing over 30 years' experience to the Valley of the Sun.

Free Virtual CLE Class for Colorado Attorneys


All About Event Data Recorders (EDR) - Part 1

Knott Laboratory Responds to Coronavirus


Knott Laboratory would like you to know that we are wishing you the best during this strange and difficult time.

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$1.25M Settlement in Fatal Officer Involved Shooting Case


Richard Ziernicki, Ph.D., P.E. and his team at Knott Lab provided compelling shooting reconstruction and visualization for…

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Congratulations to Justin Bayer awarded Volunteer of the Year from CAI-RMC


The Community Association Institute - Rocky Mountain Chapter awarded Justin Bayer the Volunteer of the Year for 2019.

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Richard M. Ziernicki, Ph.D., P.E., D.F.E. Presents “Ground Breaking Technology to Analyze Video of Tony Stewart Accident” Hosted by Trial Lawyer Nation


This presentation will discuss the application of matchmoving to a 13.8 second video clip of a racetrack video to…

Knott Laboratory Awarded 2019 Private Sector Project of the Year by NSPE Colorado Chapter


Congratulations to Steve Knapp, P.E. for receiving the prestigious award 2019 Private Sector Project of the Year!

Cade Caldwell, P.E. Receives 2019 Project Manager of the Year Award from NSPE Colorado Chapter


Congratulations to Cade Caldwell, P.E. for receiving the prestigious award for 2019 Project Manager of the Year!

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Knott Laboratory Presents to the Inner Circle of Investigators “Leading Edge Technology and Applications for Litigation”


This event covers topics such as scientific analysis of video footage, effective physical component investigations, reliable…

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Justin Bayer Joins Knott Lab!


Mr. Bayer joins us as Client Relations Manager

Dr. Richard Ziernicki, P.E. presents “Proving Liability Through Engineering and Accident Reconstruction” at the Ferrer & Trucking Seminar


Dr. Richard Ziernicki, P.E. presents "Proving Liability Through Engineering and Accident Reconstruction"

Jason Cochran

Jason M.K. Cochran, M.S., P.E. Joins Knott Laboratory as Senior Engineer


Knott Laboratory is please to welcome Jason M.K. Cochran, M.S., P.E. as Senior Engineer.