Mike van der Poel
Forensic Engineering and Client Relations Specialist
Mike graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) from Dalhousie University, in Halifax, NS where he has studied crash reconstruction metrics such as visibility triangles, safe sight distances, design speeds, etc. Mike combines this theoretical knowledge with experience in traffic flow analyses, practical hands on mechanical experience and commitment to client needs. Mike’s research and other interests include transportation safety, human behaviour, perception-response and competitive sprinting. He is the Dalhousie and AUS record holder in the 300m sprint, the only one in Atlantic Canada’s history to break 34 seconds in 300m. He received 5x NSSAF gold medals, 6x AUS gold medals, 1x USports bronze medal, and holds 3x NSSAF Provincial records, 2x AUS records, and 1x ANS provincial record.