Our Forensic Expert

Executive Summary

Ram has 20 years experience as a chemical engineer and forensic investigator with a specialization in fires and explosions in residential, commercial & industrial settings.  His expertise covers the spectrum of activities associated with forensic fire investigations from scene inspection & evidence documentation through destructive & non-destructive testing to modelling of flame spread and the analysis of those results.  In addition to having completed hundreds of investigations on behalf of insurance, legal & manufacturing clients, Ram is active with the Canadian Association of Fire Investigators as a Board Member of C.A.F.I. Chapter 006. 

Areas of Expertise

  • Fire origin and cause investigation
  • Fire scene and evidence documentation
  • Explosion origin and cause investigation
  • Computer modeling of fires
  • Flame spread testing and analysis
  • Sprinkler system failure investigation
  • Motor vehicle fire investigation
  • Gas, oil & wood furnace evaluation
  • B.Sc. (Honours)
  • B.Eng. (Chemical)
  • P.Eng.
  • C.F.E.I.
  • C.V.F.I.
  • Professional Engineers of Ontario
  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of the Province of British Columbia
  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta
  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of the Province of Manitoba
  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geologists and Geophysicists of NWT & Nunavut
  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of New Brunswick
  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Newfoundland & Labrador
  • Association of Professional Engineers of Nova Scotia
  • Canadian Association of Fire Investigators
  • National Association of Fire Investigators
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1-888-272-6671