SAMAC News

RIMS Canada Conference 2017

Please come see us at RIMS Canada Conference in Toronto 24-27 September 2017 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre – North Building 255 Front Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5V 2W6. Manning our booth # 308 will be Steve MacInnis (President), Gilles Amirault (Director Property) and David Coates PhD (Senior Metallurgist). Stop by and visit.  With […] Read more…

RIMS Draw Prize Winners 2016

Congratulations to our draw prize winners Brian King and Nelcia De Melo. Thank you to all who dropped by our booth at the RIMS Calgary Conference, it was a pleasure meeting everyone.   Read more…

Alberta Insurance Council Approved Seminars, 2016

SAMAC has 4 additional seminars approved by the Alberta Insurance Council for client Lunch & Learns, as follows: Failure Analysis, or Figuring Out What Went Wrong & Why, 1.5 hrs credit Introduction to Injury Biomechanics, 1.5 hrs credit Vehicle Collision Reconstruction, 1.5 hrs credit Electrical Forensic Investigation Basics, 1 hr credit Please contact us for […] Read more…

Analysis and Prevention of Mechanical and Structural Failures, Calgary, 2016

Masoud Mashkournia and Parm Sangha attended a 2 day course on the Analysis and Prevention of Mechanical and Structural Failures in Calgary.  Topics included the strength and failure of materials, static failure of structural components, mechanical vibrations, and failure prevention. Read more…

World Reconstruction Exposition (WREX), Orlando, 2016

Steve McInnis, Tyler Dick and Tyler Haladuick attended the 5 day World Reconstruction Exposition (WREX) in Orlando (see video below). This technical accident reconstruction conference (850 attendees) included 4 days of presentations from leading experts on topics such as human factors, injury analysis, tire failures, rollovers, motorcycle and heavy vehicle collisions, video analysis, epidemiology, autonomous driving, and event data recorders.  Research included 15+ different full scale crash tests with tractor-trailers, cars, SUVs, and motorcycles. Read more…