Rayburn Fire Scene Investigations Inc. is a licensed and fully insured investigation service, specializing in fire origin and cause investigation.  With backgrounds as professional career firefighters, which include many years of hands-on experience and special expertise, the Rayburn Fire Scene Investigations, Inc. Team combines their investigative knowledge with the latest technical procedures to determine the origin and cause of the fire or explosion incident.  Additionally, we have succeeded in integrating our investigative efforts into our clients’ subrogation programs.

building_fireInvestigators on our staff attained their experience during long careers with fire departments and have participated in virtually every type of fire investigation.  Among our staff are investigators that are current members of the executive board of the Illinois Chapter of the International Association of Arson Investigators, some of whom are entrusted with training fire investigators from around the state.  All of the RayburnFSI investigators have participated in significant fire scene examinations which resulted in major subrogation and have successfully conducted comprehensive arson-for-profit investigations. 

With the extensive qualifications of our staff, we believe them to be some of the best in the country.  Our staff works closely with insurance adjusters, S.I.U. offices and law firms, and is known and respected for their attention to details and expert investigations.  

Our goal is to provide a rapid response to requests for investigations, to provide our clients with thorough, ethical fire investigations based on the most up to date technical procedures in the field of fire investigations at a competitive price.  We also provide an initial verbal report within 24 hours, which will identify any potential subrogation, liability areas or intentional acts, and submit a comprehensive written report in a timely manner.

Located on our website is a copy of our Illinois License.  CV’s and other pertinent information about Rayburn Fire Scene Investigations, Inc. can be viewed on our website at http://www.rayburnfsi.com


John Douglas Rayburn, CFEI
President & Senior Fire Consultant

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