D&A Consultants, Inc. Merges with Evidence Solutions Inc.Legal Compliance Resource
March 17, 2014 — 1,275 views
Evidence Solutions Inc. has merged with D&A Consultants Inc. ESI CEO Scott Greene had bought the company in 2012.
D&A Consultants Inc. was started in 1971 and undertakes vehicle accident investigations (on commercial vehicles like trucks). The added capability means that Evidence Solutions Inc. will now be able to offer investigation services for commercial vehicle accidents along with data reconstruction and recovery. Data reconstruction and recovery is also known as digital forensics.
The company has converted D&A Consultants Inc. into a new division called the Heavy Truck Division. The heavy truck division will offer services like expert witness and testimony services, expertise in heavy equipment operation and truck driving and forensics for truck accidents. ESI CEO Scott Greene said that the collaborative resources of the company's experts support the growing need for forensic consulting in legal, insurance and technology industries.
Company to provide FMCSR services
The team will also consult and offer expertise in Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Regulations which governs commercial vehicles on US roadways. The FMCSR regulations include rules on hours of service and other standards and regulations that commercial vehicle operators and drivers should follow.
ESI Solutions Inc. has over 30 year of expertise in digital forensics. On its website, the company says that the data on storage media is never completely erased. With special tools, software and machines you can extract this data from the hard disk. As a result, various kinds of information can be extracted.
The company adheres to strict documentation protocols when recovering, analyzing and preserving data from computers, GPS systems, mobile devices (cell phones), black boxes of cars and trucks, digital cameras, medical billing systems, POS systems, portable hard drives, USBs and more. In case of hard drives, data such as emails, photos, text messages, accounting data, instant messages, documents and many other types of information can be recovered revealing access dates, creation dates, attempts to fabricate data, date of modification, web sites, uploaded/downloaded data & files and more.
More about the Heavy Truck Division
The Heavy Truck Division (the former D&A Consultants Inc.) has expertise in accident investigation. For example, most vehicles with air bags have crash recorders or event data recorders. These are also called black boxes. The black box can collect data such as over speed, throttle position, speed when the vehicle impacted, hard stops, driving records (historic) and more. The company is also an authority in testimonial services and expert witnesses in arbitration and court cases.
ESI CEO Scott Greene said that the collaborative resources of the company's experts support the growing need for forensic consulting in legal, insurance and technology industries.