Inspect equipment suspected of lightning or power surge damage. Analyze electrical wiring in commercial, industrial, and residential property. Analyze vehicles and appliances. Document and preserve evidence of electrical faulting and failure. Identify damage resulting from fire exposure versus causing the fire. Investigate failures or malfunctions of safety devices in the workplace, retail environment and home. Shock and electrocution cause determination.
Fire scene processing and analysis of burn patterns to identify area of origin. Interviews of eyewitnesses, fire service personnel, and other involved parties. Identification of potential fire causes, responsible parties and safety issues. Conduct and manage large or small scale investigations to preserve evidence and subrogation rights. Collect samples from the fire scene for identification of gasoline or other ignitable fuels present.
Examine and determine the cause of failure for numerous investigations including: LP/natural gas systems and appliances; water and plumbing failures; fireplace and flue installations; and general equipment failures (industrial, agricultural, commercial). Evaluation of HVAC equipment for carbon monoxide exposures, equipment and operation problems, and control system issues.
Investigation into digital devices such mobile phones and computers; including full analysis of the imaged data. Reading CDR records to determine locations of digital devices, explaining and mapping the data. Read more here.
3D modeling allowing documentation of scenes in their entirety and the ability to visually walk through any loss location