Western Motor Carrier Safety Institute
provides Commercial Vehicle Safety and Compliance
consulting services to trucking companies, institutions, trade associations, and law offices.
- Truck, Bus, and Forklift Operator Training & Evaluation
- Claims Administration
- Litigation Consulting
- Accident Analysis
- Hazardous Materials Training
Director, V. Paul Herbert, CPSA
, is a Motor Carrier Safety Expert
with over 33 years of experience in trucking, commercial vehicle safety, and law enforcement. He currently maintains a Class "A" Commercial Driver’s License, owns, maintains, and routinely operates commercial motor vehicles.
Mr. Herbert provides and operates "representative vehicles" for re-enactments and inspects, photographs, and takes digital video of accident-involved commercial vehicles and forklifts.
Mr. Herbert also conduct seminars and fulfills speaking assignments on various aspects of Commercial Vehicle Safety and Compliance Issues.
- Mr. Herbert began his career driving dump trucks, water trucks, and logging trucks. Throughout the following years he continued to haul logs during logging season and the remainder of the year he would haul finished lumber, wood chips, heavy equipment and machinery, sheet and structural steel, fuels and lubricating oils, pipe, etc.
In 1981 he became a State Trooper for the Nevada Highway Patrol and was stationed in Reno, Nevada. While employed by the NHP, because of his background as a truck driver, he was given specialized training and assignments pertaining to commercial vehicle safety, compliance, and accident investigation.
In 1990 Mr. Herbert created the Western Motor Carrier Safety Institute to provide commercial vehicle safety and compliance consulting services to several small trucking companies.
View V. Paul Herbert's Expert Witness Profile