Michael Oostman has more than 26 years of consulting experience in the aquatic industry. From 1998-2004, he was the aquatic safety consultant to Walt Disney World®, in Orlando Florida. In 2004, he started Oostman Aquatic Safety Consulting (OOASC) to provide a resource to the aquatic, legal and insurance industries. To date Oostman has conducted more than 850 drowning investigations, which provides valuable insight into causation as well as providing practical solutions and remedies. In addition to his forensic investigation work, Oostman works in the legal community as an expert witness and provides educational and curriculum based training to the aquatics community.