Edward G. Roberts, IAAI-CFI

Director of Fire Investigation Services

Edward G. Roberts IAAI-CFI

Director of Fire Investigation Services

Edward G. Roberts holds investigation and instructor certifications through the International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI) and the National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI). Over the last two decades, he has investigated more than 1000 fires and explosions, written articles on fire investigation and objectivity, provided lectures to international audiences, and is an active member of numerous trade organizations. He has testified in court and has extensive deposition and mediation experience. Edward previously processed property and casualty insurance claims as an adjuster licensed in five states, giving him a unique insight into fire investigation and how it is utilized inside the insurance industry.

Firensics, A Haag Global Company, is a forensic investigation company dedicated to providing the highest-quality investigations of fires and explosions in the industry. Firensics is not associated with any adjusting company or other potentially interested parties. This fact keeps our services free from the appearance of conflict of interest, thus insuring you of the legal integrity of our work from initial assignment to the courtroom.

Services:
  • Origin and Cause Investigations
  • Forensic Electrical Engineering Evaluations
  • Scene Examinations
  • Explosions
  • Evidence Collection and Storage
  • Code Research and Analysis
  • Vehicle and Heavy Machinery Fires
  • Marine Fires
  • Wildland Fires
  • Arson Investigations
  • Subrogation
  • Commercial and Complex Fires
  • Expert Witness Testimony 

Education

  • Management studies, Texas A&M University
    • Corps of Cadets, Challenger 7

Licenses and Certifications

  • Certified Fire Investigator (CFI), International Association of Arson Investigators
  • Certified Fire Investigator Instructor (CFII), National Association of Fire Investigators
  • Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI), National Association of Fire Investigators
  • Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator (CFEI), National Association of Fire Investigators