Gorski Consulting is a forensic motor vehicle accident reconstruction firm offering expert analysis and opinion to the legal, insurance, and private plaintiff/defendant communities for the resolution of civil and criminal litigation issues.
Since 1980, Zygmunt Gorski, the principal of the firm, has worked in the safety research and accident reconstruction fields. He has provided reconstruction analysis and expert opinions and testimonies for hundreds of vehicle accidents.
Despite what cautions may be given the reality is that the hot and sunny long weekend of August 3 through 5, will inevitably lead to an increase in motorcyclist fatalities. Already there have been reports of two fatalities on Friday evening, one near Grand Bend, and...read more
A driving instructor in Richmond BC who reportedly hacked into provincial computers to accelerate appointment times for his clients illustrates a general fact of human nature. It has been reported that the average wait time for BC provincial driving tests was 70 days....read more
Not much is known at this time however an OPP police cruiser collision on Southdale Road in London, Ontario has reportedly resulted in critical injuries to two passengers of a taxi. It is reported that Ontario's Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has commenced an...read more
Upon a review of applicants a City of London striking committee has appointed Zygmunt M. Gorski to membership in two of its advisory committees. The Community Safety and Crime Prevention Advisory Committee "...serves as a resource, information gathering and advisory...read more
After posting several news articles on recent road testing, the subject data has now been uploaded to the Gorski Consulting "Road Data" webpage. Two datafiles have been added. One datafile relates to the testing that was performed this spring on the Red Hill Valley...read more
Medical episodes are convenient explanations for fatal collisions. But they are not always the correct explanations. The cause of a double-fatal incident where vehicle was driven into Lake Ontario in Burlington, Ontario, was announced by Halton Regional Police. It was...read more
Magicians know the trick very well. You grab the attention of the audience by making them look in your left hand, while you do the important things that matter with your right hand. Maybe it's called sleight of hand, but it should have no purpose in professional...read more
The Ontario Provincial Police posted the above photo on their Twitter account showing how a case of beer was being used as a booster cushion for a 2-year-old child seated in the front seat. The photo is eye-catching and garners some publicity of what would appear to...read more
It is rare that anyone provides the public with a simple explanation of the difference between "speed of travel along the ground" versus "difference-in-speed" or "change-in-velocity". These concepts are continually confused yet they are very important in understanding...read more
Publicity surrounding a sudden rash of fatal collisions in the last couple of days can be confusing. Does it mark an important change in pattern or is it simply due random fluctuation? These are the kinds of questions that could be answered by providing the public...read more
Apparently it does not take much effort to hide the fact that a median cable barrier failed to prevent an SUV crossing a median and killing 7 persons. While multiple news coverage focused on small images of the final rest position of the involved vehicles, attention...read more
Simply blaming the rear-ending truck driver for a severe impact will not protect anyone from the next tragedy. But an objective, detailed analysis will. Scientific study can illuminate unknown or hidden factors that might be corrected resulting in a reduced chance of...read more