electrical investigations

I have extensive experience investigating electrical equipment failures ranging from the large-scale electrical power generation and distribution equipment, to such products as microwaves. I can inspect and document fire and explosion scenes, equipment failures, electric shock and electrocution incidents.

electrical forensics

Origin or Cause



Working alongside investigators to determine the origin or cause of fire or explosions due to:

  • Faulty electrical equipment circuits lightning strikes 
  • Arson 
  • Negligence 
  • Electrical Appliances 
  • Household Wiring




Qualified Expert Witness in Electrical Engineering Forensics.  Expert witness work with electrical subject matter. 

  • Electrical injuries and electrocutions
  • equipment damage
  • electrical fires
  • damages resulting from power outages
  • spikes and surges
  • Canadian Electrical Code compliance reports
  • diagnostic and forensic reporting




  • Cogeneration
  • Gas Turbine
  • Wind Generation
  • Nuclear Power Plant 
  • Protection for BWR. Backup Emergency Power systems (NASA mission control)
  • Expert witness work with electrical subject matter. 
  • Electrical injuries and electrocutions
  • Equipment Damage
  • Electrical Fires
  • Damages resulting from power outages
  • Spikes and Surges.
  • Canadian Electrical Commission compliance reports 
  • Diagnostic and Forensic Reporting




  • Residential, Commercial and Industrial Systems
  • Equipment Evaluating
  • Lightning strikes causing electrical failure
  • High Voltage Failures
  • Cable Failures Transformer, Electric Motor, Switchgear and Panel board, Failures Equipment, 
  • Appliances and Electronics Liability Investigations
  • Utility Failures (Power Surges, Floating/Open Neutral Failure)
  • Static Electricity Incidents
  • Explosions due to Electrical Failures


Qualified Expert Witness



Senior Electrical Engineer with experience 

  • Switchgear
  • Control systems design 
  • Protection
  • Startup 
  • Installation 
  • Commissioning
  • Performance Testing
  • Transformers 
  • Transmission Lines
  • Distribution Cables
  • Contractors
  • Relays and Circuit Breakers 
  • Post-damage Equipment Repairability