Norman Parks

Norman Parks P.Eng.

Senior Electrical Forensic Safety Engineer

norm.parks@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Electrical Engineering
  • National Building Code and Fire Safety Code
  • Forensic Investigations using ANSI and CSA Standard

Education

  • Courses in Industrial Equipment Safety Design – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (2018/2023)
  • Courses in Industrial Electrical Power Equipment – University of British Columbia (2010/2018)
  • Arc Flash Protection Course – The Electricity Forum (2007/2010)
  • Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety – Workers’ Compensation Board (1986)
  • Certificate in Electrical Fire Cause and Origin Investigation – University of Wisconsin–Madison (1975)
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Electrical Engineering – University of Toronto

Previous Experience

  • Senior Electrical Forensic Safety Engineer – Fire Pro Investigations Ltd.
  • Senior Electrical Forensic Safety Engineer – AIS
  • Senior Project Engineer – Labtest Certification Inc.
  • Senior Contract Electrical Engineer – Aedon Consulting Inc.
  • Staff Senior Design Engineer – Cobalt Engineering
  • Associate Project Engineer – ULC Labs
  • Product Safety Engineer – Argus Technologies Ltd.
  • Senior Electrical Forensic Safety Engineer – Norm A. Parks Safety Engineering Ltd.
  • Designer, Power Projects – Beaver Electrical Machinery Ltd.
  • Intermediate Electrical Designer – Flagel Lewandowski Ltd.
  • Intermediate Staff Electrical Designer – Morgan Dowhan Engineering Ltd.
  • Intermediate Staff Electrical Designer – Poon Wong and Associates Ltd.
  • Designer – NLK Senior Contract Electrical Power Systems
  • Applications and Sales Engineer – Federal Pioneer Ltd.
  • Product Safety Engineer – CSA Electrical
  • Applications and Sales Engineer – Canadian Chromalox Ltd.
  • Technical Trades Supervisor – AJ AX Elevator Co

Professional Certifications

  • Licensed Professional Electrical Engineer in British Columbia (1983), Alberta (2004) and Ontario (1978)
  • Professional Member – American Society of Safety Engineers
  • Lifetime Member – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)