Sam Howarth

Sam Howarth B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D.

Forensic Biomechanist

Areas of Expertise

  • Biomechanics
  • Human injury potential assessment and the likely mechanisms of injury
  • Slip/trip and fall
  • Motor vehicle accidents


  • PhD, Biomechanics, University of Waterloo 2011.

Professional Certifications

  • Research published in more than 15 peer-reviewed journals.
  • Recipient of the Founders' Award at the 2011 Association of Canadian Ergonomists conference for research conducted during doctoral studies.