Thomas E. Green


Tom founded Dynamic Safety in 1997. With a degree in mechanical engineering and extensive hands-on experience in automotive systems analysis, diagnosis and repair, he has more than 30 years of experience investigating and reconstructing collisions. During that time, he has disassembled, inspected, tested and analyzed virtually every vehicle system in hundreds of crash vehicles ranging from passenger cars to heavy vehicles to ATVs. He was also an adjunct faculty instructor at the Northwestern University Center for Public Safety, holds a patent for a Safety Vehicular Fuel System and has spoken at numerous conferences. Plus, Tom has written an SAE technical paper and co-authored two chapters in the Northwestern University Center for Public Safety textbook “Traffic Crash Reconstruction.”  He has obtained a Class A CDL with air brake, tanker, and double/triple endorsements. Tom’s curriculum vitae is available upon request.


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Bradley University
  • Numerous traffic crash reconstruction classes from Northwestern University
  • Traffic crash investigation classes and seminars from IPTM, National Safety Council and SAE
  • Numerous heavy truck ECM download classes
  • CDR (Crash Data Retrieval) Technician and Data Analyst training


  • Certified CDR (Crash Data Retrieval) System Operator, Collision Safety Institute
  • Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician, American Automobile Association
  • Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator, National Association of Fire Investigators
  • Certified Vehicle Fire and Explosion Investigator, National Association of Fire Investigators
  • Certified Fire Investigator Instructor, National Association of Fire Investigators
  • Certified Highway Safety Flagger, American Traffic Safety Services Association, Inc.
  • Certified Automotive Technician, The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence, in the following areas:
    • Steering and suspension
    • Brakes
    • Electrical systems
    • Heating and air conditioning
    • Body structural damage analysis and repair
  • Completed the first half of the Illinois P.E. (Professional Engineer) exam
  • ACTAR accredited collision reconstructionist

Professional Associations

  • Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)
  • American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)
  • Committee member of ASTM E-30 “Forensic Sciences”
  • National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI)

Please call us to obtain a complete CV for Mr. Green.