Southwestern Association of Technical Accident
Investigators, Inc. (SATAI)
Welcome to the home page for the Southwestern Association of
Technical Accident Investigators, Inc. (SATAI). The goal of this
website is to keep its members and other interested parties aware of
current activities of the group. Additional information has been made
available which we hope will assist you in your field of work.
Current SATAI members may enter a secured portion of the site
where they will find the SATAI roster, documents from past SATAI
meetings, and other useful information.
If you have any comments regarding the website, or would like to see
new topics added, send an email to satai_webguy-at-satai.com.
New information as of January 08, 2014
P.O. Box 3666
Phoenix, Arizona 85030
SPRING CONFERENCE: The dates are Fri/Sat, March 14-15, 2014 in Laughlin,
Nevada. After a short hiatus, we are returning to the Aquarius Casino Resort.
The agenda for the conference is here and the contact information for the
hotel is here.
This year, we are excited to have as our speakers, Jeff Muttart (Human
Factors), Paul Friedman (Interviewing witnesses and drivers) and Jim Sobek
(Nighttime lighting and visibility). Jeff will be speaking on several topics on
Friday (both sessions) and Paul will speak Saturday morning with Jim
bringing it all home on Saturday afternoon.
TRAINING OPPORTUNITY: In addition to the conference, SATAI is proud to be
offering a 5-day course entitled, "Optics, Lighting, Visibility and Night
Photography for the Forensic Investigator". The class will begin on the
Sunday following the Spring Conference. The dates are March 16-20, 2014.
The class is being taught by James Sobek and Kevin Johnson, both of Wolf
Technical Services, based in Indiana. The class will be given at the Aquarius
Casino Resort in Laughlin, Nevada.
Class size is limited so register now! The last day to register is March 8th
and the registration form is here.
MESSAGE FROM THE SATAI WEBMASTER: A temporary mesage from yours
truly can be found by clicking "President's Message", located in the left
ADDITIONAL MATERIALS FROM THE FALL CONFERENCE ARE NOW POSTED.