Sharlene Wauters, BEng., P.Eng
Ms. Sharlene Wauters joined FDi in the fall of 2006 after completing her Bachelor of Engineering with honours at Ryerson University in Toronto. Ms. Wauters obtained her Professional Engineer designation in 2010. During her time with FDi, Ms. Wauters has investigated and reconstructed over 800 accidents and is qualified as an expert witness in the Supreme Court of British Columbia (Criminal).
Ms. Wauters is well versed in all aspects of accident reconstruction and has assessed such issues as vehicle speed analysis, collision sequence, impact severity, occupant kinematics, seat belt use and effectiveness, pedestrian impacts, motorcycle collisions, slip and falls, winter road maintenance and nighttime visibility. Ms. Wauters is experienced with the use of collision simulation software such as PC Crash as well as photogrammetry software (for modeling scene evidence and vehicle damages). Through incorporating up-to-date reconstruction technology in her investigations, Ms. Wauters strives to provide succinct analysis which is consistent with the evidence provided.