Many businesses that have experienced a fire situation require an independent investigation for insurance purposes, business continuity or to identify gaps in their fire safety policies, procedures and management controls.
As ex-fire authority fire and explosion investigators our team has extensive experience of investigating almost every type of fire, whether the cause is accidental, criminal or negligence.
The team are familiar with the methodologies required to carry out a comprehensive investigation. We have experience of multi-agency working and will liaise with the local authority and insurance investigatory teams on behalf of our clients.
Our reports provide underlying evidence that could be useful when reviewing fire risk management and in preventing a potential reoccurrence. It is essential that all relevant fire safety documentation is reviewed and updated following a fire incident.
We have been asked to carry out investigation by clients looking for an early indication of the cause of a fire. Clients’ find a preliminary report helpful to:
Our focus is on the evidence and facts and we remain impartial throughout the investigation. We understand the potential sensitivities and confidentiality that surround the nature of this work.