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Benefit from Technorm’s Forensic Engineering Expertise for an Insurance Claim

Usually, when equipment, a vehicle or a building is damaged, factors responsible for this situation are of paramount importance. Clients wish to understand what happened, how it happened, and the technical factors that contributed to an event, in order to take appropriate action if a third party is at fault.  

Equipped with a strong forensic engineering background, our team of experts can determine the origin and cause of the damages and personal injuries using a sound science-based approach. In the event of litigation cases, our clients can expect that our findings will be presented in a concise, reliable report.

Technorm is the best resource in identifying hidden defects, breakdowns, failures and causes of failures, fires and or explosions responsible for the damages in case of an insurance claim, or civil or commercial litigation.

Our Areas of Expertise in Insurance and Claims

  • Failure analysis (building, mechanical, material and electrical)
  • Personal injury
  • Bylaw upgrades after the event of a loss
  • Origin and cause of fires and explosions
  • Civil and professional liabilities

Identifying the Defects in the Design or the Construction of a Building Resulting in a Claim

Failures or events causing material damages or personal injuries are often the result of design defects, a building’s construction or the maintenance schedule. Contributing factors to a loss or accident may be the architecture, the structure, electricity, the fire safety, or the material used within the premises. With a science-based approach and a strong attention to detail, our forensic engineering team can uncover deficiencies or hidden defects.

Our experts present their findings in a comprehensive and impartial forensic report by clearly explaining the factors that led to a loss or an accident. Appropriate documents, photographs, analysis results and witness accounts are included in these reports to support the scientific methodology used by our experts.

This comprehensive forensic report may consequently be useful in court. Our engineers and architects are available to act as expert witnesses before the court.

Bylaw Upgrades Following a Loss

Our architects and engineers have an extensive knowledge of the applicable regulations on the Codes and Standards concerning commercial, industrial and residential buildings. Following a loss, they can identify the requirements to be considered during repair and alteration work.

They can also give a clear picture to the building owners and propose solutions so that their building complies with the regulation requirements, namely in fire safety.

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