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Expertise

Anything involving children and motor vehicle transportation; car seat safety, car and safety system compatibility, safety systems design, best practices for child and family safety, general automobile safety.

Experience in the area

30 years automotive specialties, 22 years mechanical/technical instruction (plus, non-profit board membership & community service organization partnership), 10 years NHTSA certification experience.

Organizations

Many, see our web site.

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Education/Credentials

NHTSA certified CPSTI, former certified auto mechanic (ASE), SME CASA (AMA) & CAS (Motorsport), former college instructor.

Awards and Honors

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Recent Answers from Bill Flinchbaugh

2017-03-12 Handicap travel:

Janice,  As I am sure you are finding, there is neither an easy or inexpensive solution to this challenge. The easiest way for her to travel will be with a companion of some sort. Either a family member

2017-02-09 Handicap travel:

Janice,  Your question from February about your mothers travel ability is not an easy 'do this' kind of question. There may be need to involve her Doctor(s) in this process. So, I will reply with a few

2016-09-03 car seats for school run:

To start, I need to know what year the Pajero is. From some of the seat belt descriptions you provided, I am going to guess early to mid 2000's. Exact year will help, though country of build and market

2016-02-11 Survey Request:

I took the survey, but found little related to my Expert specialty. As a former instructor at FTU/UCF, I am curious about your project. As for your one question on car seats, it is not as simple as a 'what

2014-07-03 Strollers buying guide:

Angela,  July is a heavy travel month for me, so sorry for the delay. When it comes to strollers, like buying cars, nothing beats a little "tire kicking". I would never buy a child's product without trying

 

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