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safety engineer

Dietmar Otte, German safety engineer. Achievements include patents for Bicycle Helmet Design; development of Motorcycle Protective Clothes; research in Motorcycle Safety; development of In-Depth-Investigation Methodology; development of German In-Depth-Accident Study GIDAS. Recipient Safety in Traffic, German Minister of Traffic, 1982, Engineering Excellence in Traffic, United States-Department of Transportation, 1996.

Background

Otte, Dietmar was born on September 10, 1950 in Gummersbach, Germany. Son of Martin and Gisela Otte.

Education

Diploma (Fachhochschule ), Engineering School, Cologne, 1973. Diploma (Technology Union), Technology University, Berlin, 1976. Professor, University Applied Sciences, Berlin, 2000.

Career

Technical assistant Technology University, Berlin, Germany, 1977—1984. Research manager Medical University, Hannover, Germany, since 1985. Advisary board IRCOBI International Council on Biomechanics, Lyon, France (including Monaco), since 1990.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for Bicycle Helmet Design. Development of Motorcycle Protective Clothes. Research in Motorcycle Safety.

    Development of In-Depth-Investigation Methodology. Development of German In-Depth-Accident Study GIDAS.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Bicyicle Accident Analysis.

Membership

Member of German Association Traffic Medicine (associate. Heidelberg Germany 1985), American Association Automotive Medicine (associate. Arlington United States of America 1994), Society of Automotive Engineering (associate.

Detroit United States of America 1984).

Connections

Married Brigitte Hess. Children: Tobias, Niclas, Christina.

father:
Martin Otte

mother:
Gisela Otte

spouse:
Brigitte Hess

children:
Tobias Otte

Niclas Otte

Christina Otte