Ryan Hazlett

Ryan Hazlett

P.Eng., CFEI | Forensic Engineer

Specialties: Mechanical Engineering, Fire & Explosion

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Office : Vancouver

Phone : 604 364 8899     ext. 7110

Email : rhazlett@cep-experts.ca




Ryan joined CEP shortly after his graduation from the University of Alberta in 2014. He works within the Failure group, completing a variety of investigations including fire origin and cause determinations, failure analysis, equipment malfunctions as well as the evaluation of engineering reports from other firms. Ryan has investigated incidents regarding HVAC and mechanical issues, as well as sprinkler malfunctions, industrial incidents and heavy and farm equipment malfunctions and fires.



As part of the Property group of CEP, specializing in the area of failure analysis and fire investigation, Ryan’s assignments have included failure and fire investigations. Some large and complex assignments involving the review and organization of complex litigation files related to property losses, as well as working with governmental bodies in the investigation of workplace incidents. He has also investigated incidents with large machinery and farm equipment for both insurance and legal clients.


  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Fire protection and automatic fire sprinklers
  • Mechanical Equipment and Industrial Processes
  • Component failure
  • Building Mechanical Systems
  • Plumbing
  • Fire protection and automatic sprinklers
  • Residential and commercial appliances
  • HVAC Equipment
  • Fire Investigations
  • Origin and Cause
  • Failure Analysis
  • Protection Systems
  • Fire alarm systems
  • Sprinkler systems
  • Equipment Failure Analysis
  • Oil and gas
  • Agricultural equipment
  • Code Compliance Studies
  • Building Code compliance of industrial, commercial and residential buildings
  • Fire Code compliance
  • National Fire Protection Association standards
  • Exits, fire separations, accessibility