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.


Congratulations to Ricky L. Nguyen, M.S., P.E. for passing the Professional Engineers exam!


Congratulations to Ricky L. Nguyen, M.S., P.E. for passing the Professional Engineers exam! We are very proud of your…

Meet your Knott Lab Drone Pilots


Knott Lab is pleased to announce that Taylor Spiegelberg and Kurt Twigg passed the Part 107 test, required by the FAA, to…

We just launched our new website, come check out all the new features!


We’ve been hard at work on this brand new website and we’re really excited to share it with you. We partnered up with the…

Milestones During the Last 35 Years


This year, Knott Laboratory celebrates 35 years in the forensic engineering business. Through the years, we have made a…

Knott Laboratory Hosts Mock Trial


Knott Laboratory recently hosted and participated in a mock trail at our facility.  Less than a week after the mock trial,…

Eric Black, B.S., CFEI, CFVI Lectures on Fire Spread and Vehicle Systems


Knott Laboratory’s Eric A. Black, B.S., CFEI, CFVI lectures on fire spread and vehicle systems for new students seeking to…

William H. Pierce, P.E. Receives Award for 2017 Young Engineer of the Year from NSPE-CO!


Congratulations to William Pierce, P.E. for receiving the prestigious award for 2017 Young Engineer of the Year from the…

Steve D. Knapp, P.E., CVFI, CFEI Receives Award from NSPE-CO for 2017 Project Manager of the Year


Congratulations to Steve Knapp, P.E., CVFI, CFEI for receiving the award for 2017 Project Manager of the Year from the…

$9.5M Jury Verdict in Case Involving Fire Truck


A King County (WA) Superior Court jury on Thursday, May 18th awarded $9.5 million to the family of a Kingston man who died…

16,000 cases in 35 years! Thank you from Knott Laboratory!


On May 10th, 2017, we started our 16,000th case. We are very thankful for all of the work you entrusted us with over the…

$6.375M Settlement Reached on the Eve of Trial


Dr. Richard Ziernicki, P.E., Ph.D. and Angelos Leiloglou, M.Arch. were retained to provide accident reconstruction and…

Steve D. Knapp, P.E., Discusses Alternator Fires on Fox31 Denver News


Steve D. Knapp, P.E., CFEI, CVFI discusses alternator fires with Chris Halsne from Fox31 Denver news. “We’re looking at a…

Dr. Richard Ziernicki Presents an Award-Winning Project at NAFE Annual Meeting


Dr. Richard Ziernicki presents “Newest Technologies Utilized in the Reconstruction of an Officer Involved Shooting Incident”…