Institute of Risk & Safety Analyses (IRSA)

Institute of Risk & Safety Analyses (IRSA)

Kenneth A. Solomon, Ph.D, P.E., Post Ph.D

5324 Canoga Ave. Woodland Hills, CA 91364

About the Expert

Kenneth A Solomon, Ph.D., Post Ph.D., P.E., Chief Scientist; diverse engineering staff; Accident Reconstruction, Biomechanics, Human Factors, Safety, Accident, Prevention, Adequacy of Warnings, Construction Defect, Failure Analysis, OSHA Compliance, Premises Liability, Product Integrity / Testing, 3D Scans and Drones.

Areas of Expertise

  • Accident Reconstruction
  • Biomechanics
  • Human Factors

Expert's Profile

Kenneth Solomon (Chief Scientist) & highly-qualified diverse eng'r staff provide thorough accident assessment, technical consultation, product testing & detailed research work in transportation, industrial & recreational accidents for civil & criminal cases in the following areas:

Accident Reconstruction, Biomechanics, Human Factors, Accident Prevention, Adequacy of Warnings; Building Codes; Coefficient of Friction; OSHA Compliance; Construction Site Safety & Defects; Failure Analysis, Product Integrity/ Liability/ Testing; Premises; Lighting & Illumination; Slip, Trip & Fall; Stairways & Ramps; Criminal; Fraud; Nuclear; Physics; Industrial; Recreational; Structural; Disaster Recovery.

Auto, Airbag, Bicycle, Boating, Bus, Chair Design/ Safety/ Failure, Diving, Drowning, Electrocution & Shock, Elevator/Escalator, Fires & Explosions, Fire Protection, Firearms & Ballistics, Forklift, Gate, Golf Carts, Golf Course, Highway Design & Safety, Ladder, Law Enforcement, Metallurgy, Motorcycle, Paintgun, Playground Safety, Press, Rollercoaster Design, Safety guards, Scaffolding, Seatbelts, Spas, Stairs, Swimming Pool Design & Safety, Tractors, Trailers, Trucks.

Personal Achievements


  • Post Ph.D. Risk-Benefit Assessment, UCLA
  • P.E. Professional Engineering License, California
  • Ph.D. Engineering, UCLA
  • M.S. Engineering, UCLA
  • B.S. Engineering, UCLA
  • B.L.S Instructor, AHA


  • Diplomat Forensic Engineering &Technology, American College of Forensic Examiners Institute, 1998
  • Diplomat Forensic Law Enforcement, American Board of Law Enforcement Experts, 1998
  • Diplomat Homeland Security, American Board for Certification in Homeland Security, 2003
  • Fellow American College of Forensic Examiners Institute, 2007
  • Associate Orange County Association of Peace Officers
  • Member Orange County Association of Reserve Deputy Sheriffs
  • Member International Society of Bio-Mechanics
  • Member California Association of Reserve Peace Officers
  • Member National Society of Accident Reconstruction Specialists
  • Member International Conference of Building Inspectors
  • Member International Society of Probabilistic Risk Assessment
  • Member American Nuclear Society
  • Member Society of Automotive Engineers


  • Tau Beta Pi Honor Society (as an Undergraduate)
  • Magna Cum Laude, 1971 (B.S. Degree)
  • Departmental Scholar, 1971 (M.S. Degree)
  • Highest Honors, 1974 (Ph.D. Degree)
  • Atomic Energy Commission Fellowship, 1971-1974
  • Member of American Nuclear Society, 1972-Present
  • American Nuclear Society Board of Directors, LA Section, 1971-76
  • Professional Nuclear Engineer (NE l735), 1977-present
  • Member of System Safety Society, 1978-1980
  • Member of Society of Automotive Engineers, 1984-present
  • Featured in Los Angeles Magazine, June 1981, pp. 122-126
  • Secretary, International Society of Risk Analysis, 1981-1983
  • Guest Editor, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 1984-1988
  • Guest Editor, Journal of Occupational Accidents,1987-1988
  • Member, Economics Subcommittee, Technical Research Team, Air Resources Board, State of
  • California, 1992 to 1996 (Appointed by Governor Peter Wilson)
  • Kehila Kedosha Janina, 1974-present
  • ASF, 2000-present

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