American Judges Association, Atlantic City, N.J. 1997

Forensic Accident Reconstruction & Cause Analysis
24hr Emergency Response  
845-658-9042(Office) / 845-389-8817 (Voice /Text)
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Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire, NY Course in Bennington Vermont January 2021

Mr. Hermance designed the Snowmobile Law Enforcement Course for the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation about 30 years ago at the request of then Governor George Pataki. This is a one week course that teaches Snowmobile  Accident Reconstruction, Investigation & Safety as well as Laws, Outdoor Survival, and Ice Rescue. Mr. Hermance teaches the Reconstruction, Investigation, and Safety portion of the course. Since its inception, Mr. Hermance has taught course for the U.S. Forest Service in northern California, as well as the States of South Dakota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont as well as up in Canada. The course is usually attended by Sheriff's Deputies, DNR Wardens, DEC and Environmental Officers, State Troopers, as well as officers from police agencies who enforce snowmobile laws and handle snowmobile accidents. The course covers estimating snowmobile speed, trail design, human factors, Parallax, Tinted Goggles & Face Shields, crash avoidance, kinematics, riding procedures, Total Stopping Distance, Headlights & Vision Groomer Operation & Safety, Trial Preparation and Exhibits, scene & vehicle examination/documentation, scanning and measuring equipment, and kinematic issues related to Snowmobile Accident Reconstruction. If you are interested in having this presented for your agency or class attended by multiple agencies and jurisdictions, you can contact Mr. Hermance at 845.389.8817 or email at The Reconstruction, Investigation, & Safety portion course can be given either in person or virtual. The costs for the virtual class is very inexpensive.

We also do guest appearances at functions for the Legal, Insurance, and Law Enforcement Professions.

N.Y. State Office of Parks, Recreation, & Historical Preservation Snowmobile Safety Council

Old Forge, New York February 2024