INSURANCE INDUSTRY AND FORENSIC ENGINEERING

We provide technical damage evaluation for insurance cause and origin claims, Insurance liability claims, and technical expertise for construction defect litigation.

 



We have evaluated hundreds of buildings for damage from a wide variety of causes and we also provide repair recommendations and repair design drawings for damaged structures.

Forensic Services

      • Insurance – Investigate and determine the cause and origin of damage from one or more of the following:
        • Earthquakes
        • Hurricanes / Tropical Storms / Tornados
        • Wind
        • Floods
        • Debris Flow / Mud Flow
        • Structure Fires / Wildland Fires
        • Vehicle Impacts
        • Slope Failures
        • Retaining Wall Failures
        • Expansive Soils
        • Moisture Intrusion / Waterproofing
        • Roofing Defects / Weatherproofing
        • Structural Collapse
        • Construction Vibrations

     

    • Construction Defects
      • Construction conformance to applicable building codes
      • Construction conformance to approved plans
      • Structural Analysis to verify adequacy of as-built building components
      • Deposition Experience
        • AAA v A-1 Budget Roofing – December, 2014 – 2 hours
        • Solorio v Bisi – January 2017 – 5 hours
        • Independent Third Party Review of Structural Drawings