Chris Kauderer, BSME, ACTAR

in addition to having an Engineering Degree from Santa Clara University, has been awarded full accreditation as a Traffic Accident Reconstructionist by the Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction (ACTAR #1070).

Chris Kauderer has 30+ years in the Traffic Accident Reconstruction Business. Upon graduating from college, Mr. Kauderer went to work in private practice for his father, retired CHP MAIT Team Member, David J. Kauderer. After 13 years reconstructing traffic accidents with his father at D.J. Kauderer & Associates, Inc., Chris Kauderer formed his own consulting firm, Kauderer & Associates.

Chris Kauderer has reconstructed approximately 3000 accidents and has testified as an acknowledged Traffic Accident Reconstruction Expert numerous times at trial, depositions, and hearings in criminal, civil, traffic, and disciplinary proceedings in Superior and Municipal Courts of California. Chris Kauderer currently is an adjunct instructor at Northwestern University Center for Public Safety. Mr. Kauderer instructs both law enforcement and private parties in various areas and levels of accident investigation and reconstruction.

Mr. Kauderer is a member of the California Association of Accident Reconstruction Specialists (CAARS), and is currently the Chairperson on the Board of Directors. He is also a member of the Northern California Fraud Investigators Association (NCFIA), National Association of Professional Accident Reconstruction Specialists (NAPARS), the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), and the Southwestern Association of Technical Accident Investigators (SATAI).