Hindsight Forensic Engineering Director and Principal Forensic Engineer Tia Gaffney has accepted an exciting new role as Principal Professional Leader, Transport Safety with the Australian Road Research Board (ARRB) in Brisbane, Queensland.  If you wish to discuss a new project with Ms Gaffney, please contact her at ARRB via this link:

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Hindsight Forensic Engineering is a boutique consulting firm providing tailored services for all your expert consulting-related needs. We provide unbiased scientific expertise on all sides of the law - Plaintiff, Defence, Criminal and Coronial.  Hindsight Forensic Engineering also provides confidential engineering advice to private clients and companies who wish to better manage safety and ensure compliance with OH&S and Consumer Regulations. Our Director is a reliable industry leader, which is why clients seek out our expertise. If you are new to Hindsight Forensic Engineering, we look forward to demonstrating what we can do for you.


Expert Reports & Courtroom Testimony

Providing unbiased technical reports and testimony in accordance with the Expert Witness Code of Conduct

Collision Reconstruction & Road Accident Causation

Using Mechanical Engineering and Newtonian Physics to uncover root causes

Workplace Incident Investigation & Analysis

A scientific approach to evaluating OH&S, Manual Handling & Risk

TAC & Insurance Claims

Using the latest technology in order to support or refute a claim

Public Liability Cases & Slip, Trip Fall Incidents

Dissecting each component from a biomechanical perspective

Analysis of Monitoring Systems: CCTV, 'Black Box' & GPS Tracking

Using geometry and "photogrammetry" to estimate movement & speed

"Understanding of a situation or event only after it has happened or developed."

Oxford Dictionary Definition of "Hindsight"

"Relating to or denoting the application of scientific methods and techniques to the investigation of crime; relating to courts of law."

Oxford Dictionary Definition of "Forensic"

"The branch of science and technology concerned with the design, building, and use of engines, machines, and structures. The action of working artfully to bring something about."

Oxford Dictionary Definition of "Engineering"


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