J.S. Held expands EH&S and forensic engineering practices with the acquisition of Veritox, Inc. & GT Engineering. View press release.


Origin & Causation Analysis

Our origin and causation analysis teams are always prepared to meet NFPA 921 and 1033 standards.

We employ a two-fold approach to our origin and causation investigations that emphasizes not only an expert investigation, but also clear communications in our report to you. Our experienced fire experts perform thorough investigations using proper methodology as well as testing of their theories to create a reliable and defensible report to help you make an informed decision on your claim. And, when requested our expert estimators will develop and/or review repair construction estimates.

Services include:

  • Building Plan Examinations
  • Development & Review of Repair Estimates
  • Life Safety Code Compliance Reviews
  • Life Safety Inspections
  • Litigation Support
  • Origin & Causation Investigations
  • Post-Fire Structural Analysis
  • Repair Recommendations
  • Safety Plan Reviews

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