When you need to understand the root cause of a failure or accident, you need to look at every possible angle, including human error.
For more than five decades, Exponent has developed qualitative and quantitative frameworks for analyzing accidents in every type of industry. We employ systematic steps for reviewing documents, identifying technical issues, documenting the accident site, and conducting inspections. Exponent delivers accident analysis that can provide answers to why or how things may have occurred.
Capabilities and Services
Our investigations and analyses assess human behavior and interaction as well as environmental factors, objectively assessing root causation.
Our Capabilities Are Unparalleled
With expertise in over 90 disciplines and hundreds of capabilities, tools, and methodologies — we get to the root of even the most complex challenges and give you the objective answers you need.
Accident Reconstruction & Analysis
Crash analysis and transportation accident investigation and reconstruction services.
Improve User Research & Testing
Human factors investigations for data-driven product and process design decisions.
Occupational & Process Safety
Expert consulting support for mitigating human behavior-related work and process safety risks.
Product Design & Safety
Human factors and risk analyses to help clients improve designs for a range of products.
Centers for Scientific User Research (CSUR)
Pioneering scientific user experience research across the full lifecycle of consumer, industrial, automotive, and medical device products.