Vessel Fires

Vehicle Fires

Appliance Fires

FCA’s fire investigation team is a coordinated group of experienced experts prepared to investigate the origin and cause of losses. Our experts provide timely and accurate investigations to meet the needs of our clients. Fire Cause Analysis has a deserved reputation for providing the best trained and most qualified investigators in the field.

We are proud to follow and provide training on NFPA 921 and NFPA 1033 standards. At Fire Cause Analysis, our investigators acquire their professional qualifications to meet these national standards. In addition, our very own Director of Investigations Hal Lyson is a founding member of the NPFA 921 committee and is on NFPA 1033 committee, which determines the professional qualifications for fire investigations. In addition, Vice President Dennis Field is a Principle on NFPA 1033 Committee.

Type of Investigations

  • Residential
  • Commercial
  • Vehicle
  • Marine
  • Industrial
  • Agricultural
  • Rail Car

Our Investigators

For more information on an investigator, please click their name or download their CV. 

Arizona

Don Perkins

President, CFI

Dennis Field

Vice President, CFI

Jon Spezzacatena

Fire Investigator, CFI

California

Don Perkins

President, CFI

Dennis Field

Vice President, CFI

Geoff Hazard

Vice President, MS, CFI

John White

Managing Engineer, CFI, PE, MS

Andrew Berasley

Fire Investigator, CFEI, CVFI, IAAI-FIT

Patrick Buckley

Fire Investigator, CFI

Craig Cesarin

Fire Investigator, CFI

Jared Costanza

Fire Investigator in Training

Chad Gurney

Fire Investigator in Training

Michael Ginn

Fire Investigator, CFI

Ryan Hamre

Fire Investigator, CFI, FIT

KC Hester

Fire Investigator, CFI

Duane Lemons

Fire Investigator, CFI

Julie Lynn

Fire Investigator in Training

Freddie Mertens

Fire Investigator in Training

Steven Moore

Fire Investigator, CFI

Richard Peterson

Fire Investigator, CFI

Sean Perkins

Fire Investigator, CFI

Gary Savona

Fire Investigator in Training

Jeffrey Schlesinger

Fire Investigator, CFI

Brett Sutherland

Fire Investigator, CFI

John Teague

Fire Investigator, CFI, CFEI, FIT-IAAI

Kevin Tiscareno

Fire Investigator, CFI

Glenn White

Fire Investigator, CFI

Montana

Matthew Wilke

Fire Investigator, CFI

Nevada

Don Perkins

President, CFI

Dennis Field

Vice President, CFI

Geoff Hazard

Vice President, MS, CFI

John White

Managing Engineer, CFI, PE, MS

Patrick Buckley

Fire Investigator, CFI

Craig Cesarin

Fire Investigator, CFI

Ryan Hamre

Fire Investigator, CFI, FIT

Duane Lemons

Fire Investigator, CFI

Jeffrey Schlesinger

Fire Investigator, CFI

North Dakota

Hal Lyson

Director of Fire Investigations

Matthew Wilke

Fire Investigator, CFI

Oregon

Dennis Field

Vice President, CFI

Steven Moore

Fire Investigator, CFI

Gary Savona

Fire Investigator in Training

Washington

Dennis Field

Vice President, CFI

John White

Managing Engineer, CFI, PE, MS

Steven Moore

Fire Investigator, CFI