Richard A. Mink

Richard A. Mink, MSME, P.E.

Senior Consultant

Mr. Richard Mink has over 25 years experience with commercial vehicles, including testing, accident investigation, fire investigation, crashworthiness and product liability litigation. Currently, his practice focuses on vehicle crash investigation and vehicle crash reconstruction involving motorcycles, passenger cars, light trucks and commercial vehicles, including reading and interpreting vehicle event (i.e.,"black box") data.

Mr. Mink holds a Master of Science degree in mechanical engineering and is a licensed Professional Engineer. In addition, he holds a Class A Commercial Driver's License with multiple endorsements, and is also an SAE-certified accident reconstructionist.


  • Contributor to SAE International’s Dictionary of Vehicle Accident Reconstruction and Automotive Safety, Publication R-556, SAE International, December 2023
  • Videogrammetry in Vehicle Crash Reconstruction with a Moving Video Camera, SAE Technical Paper, January 2018
  • Nonlinear Optimization in Vehicular Crash Reconstruction, SAE International, March 2015

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  • Phone: (630) 851-4566
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