Collision Safety Engineering

Michael B. James

Michael B. James

Michael James has been an engineer with Collision Safety Engineering since 1981, specializing in automobile accident reconstruction and vehicle crashworthiness research.

Mr. James' areas of research include frontal, side, and rear impacts, rollover, field accident data, restraint systems, seat design, computer simulations, crush energy analysis, intrusion analysis, airbag sensor design, and occupant kinematics.

Credentials & Professional Honors

Mr. James earned his B.S. and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He is a registered Professional Engineer. He received the Ralph Isbrant Award in 1984 and again in 2007.

Society Memberships

  • The Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
  • National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE)
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine (AAAM)

See Mike's Published Research