Ronald Natoli in TribLIVE on Home Gas Explosion Prevention

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reached out to Robson Forensic seeking expert advice on natural gas safety for homeowners, following a fatal home explosion in the area this month. Mechanical Engineer and Certified Fire & Explosion Investigator, Ronald Natoli, was able to share some tips and insight from his experience conducting fire investigations.

Install in-home detectors that notify residents of gas leaks, similar to smoke detectors.

“It’s an inexpensive way to protect yourself,” said Ron Natoli, a fire and explosion investigator who is based in the Pittsburgh area with Robson Forensic.

He has them in his garage and furnace room, and bought them for his children’s homes.

“Most people, they really don’t think about gas leaks until something like this happens,” he said.

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Ronald J. Natoli, Mechanical Engineer & Building Systems Expert

Ronald J. Natoli

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Ron is a Mechanical Engineer with over 30 years experience in the design, construction, startup, control, and commissioning of mechanical, fire protection, plumbing and process systems.