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Vehicle & Equpiment Fire Investigation

Vehicle and heavy equipment fires present unique challenges. Our fire investigators are highly trained and experienced in investigating vehicle and equipment fires. We have specialized knowledge in mechanical and electrical systems, which enables us to effectively identify the cause of the fire and provide you with an accurate report. As part of our vehicle and equipment fire investigation services, we also look for deficiencies in vehicle manufacturing and recent maintenance that may have contributed to the fire. We can help you pursue a subrogation claim against the manufacturer if we find evidence of a manufacturing defect. We will help you navigate the complexity of vehicles and advanced machinery fires to get to the truth.

Expertise in Vehicle and Equipment Fire Investigations

Our highly trained team of fire investigators brings specialized knowledge in mechanical and electrical systems, equipping us with the skills to effectively identify the cause of fires in vehicles and heavy equipment. Calgary Fire Investigations is committed to delivering accurate and insightful reports, ensuring our clients receive comprehensive information about the origin and cause of the fire.

Comprehensive Investigation Services

As part of our vehicle and equipment fire investigation services, we go beyond merely identifying the immediate cause. We delve into potential deficiencies in vehicle manufacturing and contractors that may have contributed to the fire incident. Our holistic approach allows us to uncover underlying issues, providing clients with a thorough understanding of the circumstances surrounding the fire.


Manufacturing Defects and Subrogation Claims

In the event that our investigation reveals evidence of a manufacturing defect, Calgary Fire Investigations is well-equipped to assist you in pursuing a subrogation claim against the manufacturer. Our goal is to empower our clients by providing them with the necessary information and support to seek legal recourse for damages caused by manufacturing defects.

Types of Vehicle and Equipment Fires Investigated:

  • Agriculture Equipment: Our expertise extends to investigating fires involving agriculture equipment, including combines and other specialized farming machinery. We analyze mechanical and electrical systems, exploring potential manufacturing defects or operational issues.

  • Recreational Vehicles: Investigating fires in recreational vehicles requires a nuanced approach. Calgary Fire Investigations examines RVs' unique systems and components to determine the specific factors contributing to the fire.

  • Electric and Hybrid Vehicles: Fires in electric and hybrid vehicles pose distinct challenges. Our investigators possess specialized knowledge in the electrical systems of these vehicles, ensuring a thorough analysis to pinpoint the cause of the fire.

  • Commercial Vehicles: Calgary Fire Investigations excels in investigating fires involving commercial vehicles, such as trucks and buses. Our team scrutinizes the mechanical and electrical aspects, considering manufacturing and operational factors.

  • Heavy Equipment: Fires in heavy machinery demand a comprehensive understanding of intricate mechanical systems. Our investigators meticulously inspect heavy equipment to identify potential issues leading to the fire.

  • Consumer Vehicles: Investigating fires in consumer vehicles requires a meticulous examination of standard automobiles. Calgary Fire Investigations applies its expertise in mechanical and electrical systems to uncover the root cause of the fire.

Calgary Fire Investigations stands as a leading resource for navigating the complexities of vehicle and equipment fire investigations. Our dedication to accuracy, comprehensive services, and support in pursuing legal actions sets us apart as the go-to solution for individuals and businesses seeking answers and resolution in the aftermath of these incidents.

Why Choose Us

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Expertise: Our team has worked on a wide range of vehicle and equipment fire investigations, including those involving cars, trucks, semis, heavy equipment, and industrial machinery. We have the expertise to investigate fires of all sizes and complexities and are committed to providing you with the answers you need to move forward.

Proven Success: Our team of experienced fire investigators has a track record of conducting thorough and accurate investigations that have led to positive outcomes for our clients.

Certifications: We have investigators who are specialized in electrical engineering and heavy-duty mechanics, which enables us to investigate fires involving complex machinery and equipment effectively. Our team holds various certifications and licenses, including  Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator (CVFI).

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