Providing supporting science for rapid claim resolution

Policy claims range in size and complexity from a single auto accident to a construction defect and severe losses caused by natural disasters. Insurers must react quickly to collect data and evidence critical to determining loss value, repair requirements and fault.

Our depth of experience in forensics enables us to provide rapid response, helping you determine origin and cause through failure analysis, accident reconstruction and expert laboratory services. We also work with insurance industry leaders to mitigate future risk by evaluating progressive failure, providing innovative design solutions for existing conditions and conducting proactive laboratory testing.

Related Capabilities

Code Consulting

A full range of building and fire code consulting services for developers, owners and architects.


We provide quality control process to verify that your systems will perform as intended.

Fire, Smoke + Tunnel Modeling

Innovative fire, egress and smoke modeling tools to elevate fire protection designs.

Catastrophic Response

When disaster strikes, a timely response is critical to saving lives and property. Our experts are available 24/7.

Accident Reconstruction

A scientific approach to solving the questions of how and why an accident occurred.

Building Sciences

We evaluate the performance of building and structures.

Expert Laboratory Services

Advanced laboratory facilities used for lab testing, sample preparation, and material/evidence inspection.

Litigation Support

In depth litigation support, expert testimony and expert scientific analysis for a broad spectrum of cases.

Materials Science

From defect to degradation, our metallurgical and materials team provides you with comprehensive investigations.

Fire Science

Providing fire investigation rooted in science.

Product Liability

Providing liability, consulting services and litigation support worldwide to help you do your due diligence.

Failure Analysis

We pinpoint the root cause of your industrial failure and help get you back on track as quickly and safely as possible.