Experts

Doug Horn

Doug Horn CFEI

Senior Fire Investigator

doug.horn@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Determination of origin and cause of fire in structures
  • Determination of origin and cause of explosions in structures
  • Provision of expert opinion on origin and cause of fire and/or explosion in legal proceedings

Education

  • Effects of Ventilation on Fires – Get it Right – Don’t get Burned – Canadian Association of Fire Investigators 2016
  • Hell’s Kitchen: Commercial and Residential Kitchen Fires, Canadian Association of Fire Investigators, 2015
  • Residential Electricity for Fire Investigators, Fire Findings, Benton Harbour Michigan, 2015
  • National Forum on Forensic Evidence in Fire Investigations: Criminal and Civil Proceedings, Osgood Professional Centre, Toronto, 2011
  • Expert Forensic Evidence in Criminal Proceedings, Osgood Professional Development Centre, Toronto, 2009
  • Investigation of Gas and Electric Appliance Fires, Fire Findings, Benton Harbour Michigan, 2008
  • Expert Evidence in Criminal Proceedings, Osgood Professional Development Centre, Toronto, 2007
  • Fire and Explosion Investigation, Short Course, Carleton University, Ottawa, 2005
  • Advanced Fire, Arson and Explosion Investigation, National Association of Fire Investigators, Toronto, 2003
  • Arson Homicide Task Force, Toronto Arson Task Force, Toronto, 2003
  • Advanced Fire Cause Determination, Ontario Fire College/Office of the Fire Marshal, Gravenhurst, 2002
  • Fire Cause Determination, Ontario Fire College/Office of the Fire Marshal, Gravenhurst, 1999

Previous Experience

  • Giffin Koerth Inc., Senior Association
  • Office of the Ontario Fire Marshal and Emergency Management, Fire Investigator
  • York Regional Police, Detective
  • Dryden Police Service, Constable/Detective Constable

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Fire & Explosion Investigator