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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.


NASCAR Driver Tony Stewart and Kevin Ward, Jr. Fatal Racing Accident


The Stewart/Ward fatal racing accident occurred on August 9, 2014 at the Canandaigua Motorsports Park in Ontario County, New…

Hyatt Regency Hotel Lobby after Walkway Collapse

Knott Laboratory’s Forensic Engineers Reflect Upon Florida Bridge Collapse and Lessons from 1981 Hyatt Regency Walkway Collapse


Dr. Knott’s testing subsequently proved that the walkways were significantly under strength

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…