Independent Forensic Investigations Corporation

IFIC is an efficient team of investigators and engineers working together to accurately assess the facts, gather the evidence, and report our findings clearly to you. Our valuable professional investigation services help you make informed decisions regarding property loss or injury claims, whether defending or identifying and pursuing possible subrogation.

Why Trust IFIC?

Dealing with a devastating loss can be a huge stress. Partnering with the RIGHT team to investigate that loss can make a world of difference! With IFIC, you can be sure that you are working with the absolute best for your clients. We treat every case with respect and empathy, while also working diligently to find answers.

Fire Investigation

Collectively, our team has conducted nearly 20,000 investigations. We hold our company accountable to the highest standards when it comes to each and every case we handle. The level of professionalism we bring to the industry is second to none.

Expert Witnesses

Our team has experience standing as expert witnesses in courtroom depositions and takes this piece of the fire investigation process very seriously. Our dedication to pursuing the truth prepares us to stand firm in our unbiased independent analysis of each case we conduct.


Always Learning

The IFIC team is continuously learning, and we are also dedicated to working with others in the industry to bring a higher level of understanding surrounding the importance of thorough fire investigation analysis.

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States that IFIC Currently Services

IFIC services Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Nebraska, Kansas, South Dakota, North Dakota, and Minnesota.  We are working on Oklahoma next!

IFIC is conveniently located to service losses throughout the central Midwest. Our main office in Des Moines, Iowa provides areas for meetings/depositions, two evidence examination labs, and secured storage of evidence.  Our satellite office in Lincoln, Nebraska offers secured evidence storage as well.

Evidence is handled according to the ASTM Standard Practice for Receiving, Documenting, Storing, and Retrieving Evidence in a Forensic Science Laboratory.

Examination labs have access to a stereo microscope with digital camera to document small details such as tool marks, fractures, and electrical arcing. X-ray imaging is readily available through a third party provider in Des Moines, Kansas City, and Oakdale, MN.

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