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

Public Safety

Establishing and communicating the facts in your case.

Knott Laboratory combines multiple specialties to establish the facts in a case, eliminate issues, create transparency and communicate the case clearly to a jury. Our team of forensic engineers, accident reconstructionists, and forensic animators are experts in translating complex data into a manner anyone can understand.

Additionally, our Digital Media Forensics department specializes in pulling data from existing digital evidence to determine the timeline of events and highly specific factors of a case.

To discuss your case, please contact Bo Milberger at

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