Chase is an expert in the sciences of motor vehicle crash reconstruction and automotive technology at state and federal court levels. He serves as the vehicle forensics expert for the Office of the United States Attorney and F.B.I. out of the Washington D.C., field office and is the retained leading expert nationally for high-profile criminal cases inclusive of felony murder.
Before joining BrakeAudit, Dr. Hearing’s career has spanned nearly two decades in engineering and defense companies and government agencies.
“I’m unbelievably excited to be joining the GBSC,” said Wolford. “Brakes and the braking system are the most important safety aspects of a car. Good brakes also win races. On the street or on the track, a good braking system is the first step to safety and performance.”
Hall’s 10-year career in the braking industry includes experience in motorsport, commercial vehicle, passenger vehicle and even bicycle applications.
“We are fortunate to have Larry join the Global Brake Safety Council,” said Scott Lambert, current chairman of the GBSC. “His experience will be of tremendous benefit as we continue to shine a light on the importance of braking safety while simultaneously offering solutions to current industry challenges.”
Oliveto’s impressive career covers 40 years of automotive experience in both OE and the aftermarket, with 37 years related to the brake industry.
This past year, the Global Brake Safety Council conducted an engineering field study of 3,200 discarded brake pads, to determine whether the pads had failed or were just worn past specifications. Recently, the Council provided an update to the study to include a third geographical location.