James R Davis Expert Witness
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Safety and Motorcycle

Specialty Focus: dynamics, certified, training, Motorcycle safety foundation, defensive riding, group rides, survival techniques, control recovery, expert, touring, emergency dismount, appropriate attitude

Years in Practice: 7

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 37


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Fifty years of experience riding motorcycles, traveling more than 500,000 miles locally and touring cross-country without an accident or even a single ticket. Training and instructor certification by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF). Recognized by academicians and senior MSF instructors for creating dozens of motorcycle dynamics computerized computation models, all peer-reviewed. Co-author of a published two-volume reference book, MOTORCYCLE SAFETY AND DYNAMICS, by James R. Davis and Cash Anthony, ISBN 978-1-257-44016-0 and 978-1-257-96353-9. Experience assisting the motors division of a police department in developing accident investigation techniques. Experience assisting the MSF in correcting certain course curriculum materials. Consultant to the U.S. Navy regarding motorcycle safety training, including making safety presentations to active-duty U.S. Navy personnel, as well as internal safety presentations to a Fortune 500 company. Consultant to international motorcycle training instructors. Recognized by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on the merits of articles (over 277 in number) written about motorcycle safety issues. Comfortable, credible, and persuasive in deposition and courtroom environments. History as a consulting and/or testifying witness in state and federal district courts, 70% defense, 30% plaintiff, meeting or exceeding Daubert standards with report preparation, which is submitted to counsel in all cases upon request.