Damir “Dom” Stasic

Consultant / PE, MBA / Chicago


Mr. Stasic received a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology. During his professional career, he has participated in more than 100 forensic investigations. He has experience in the inspection of electrical systems and appliances for the purpose of analyzing and evaluating potential electrical failure scenarios. He has provided technical assistance and expert opinions on matters involving residential, commercial, and industrial building fires, as well as vehicle fires, lightning damage, electric shock incidents, and arc flashes. He is proficient in electrical estimating, troubleshooting, and preventive maintenance.

Mr. Stasic has also provided electrical and computer design services for projects including parking garages, residential developments, and government facilities.

Mr. Stasic received a Master of Business Administration from North Central College and has been a licensed PE in Illinois since 2000.

Representative Engagements

  • Fire investigations involving electrical systems and components include
    • Industrial complexes
    • Residential and commercial buildings
    • Road and all-terrain vehicles
    • Consumer appliances
  • Electric shock and electrocution investigations
  • Electrical arc-flash and explosion investigations
  • Lightning damage and latent damage claims
  • Utility power surge damage and latent damage claims
  • Electrical failures in commercial and industrial machines
  • Investigation of electrical manufacturing and design defects
  • Electrical bonding and grounding issues
  • Electrical safety of consumer products
  • Determining compliance with codes and standards of practice
  • Uninterrupted power supply and backup generator failure investigations
  • Aluminum wire connection failures and related fire investigations
  • Wire insulation failure investigations (including plasticizer leakage and migration)
  • Mobile home electrical failure investigations (including electric brake and leveling systems)
  • Stray and leakage current investigations
  • Grain dryer fire investigations