Case of the Month: Why did the...

May 1, 2016 by

The classic red 1977 Chevrolet Corvette was a total burn loss. What was the cause? The Corvette was to be shipped to Hawaii, so it...

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Case of the Month: Why the Wal...

Apr 1, 2016 by

The residential concrete block wall was damaged, reportedly during recent heavy storms. GEI was assigned to inspect and photograph...

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Case of the Month: A Bentley F...

Mar 1, 2016 by

The insured parked her late-model Bentley Continental on the street overnight. In the morning she came out, opened the door, and...

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Case of the Month: 1933 Buick ...

Feb 1, 2016 by

A 1933 Buick sedan burned in a fire. GEI was assigned to inspect and photograph it to identify the point of origin of the fire and...

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Case of the Month: Elevator Wa...

Jan 5, 2016 by

During an office remodel on the 14th floor, a forklift hit a fire sprinkler pipe. It took a while to shut off the water, so several...

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I Heard the Bells on Christmas...

Dec 8, 2015 by

Instead of our normal Case of the Month, we want to step back and reflect a bit.  Accordingly, here is one of our favorite poems for...

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Case of the Month: A Kenworth ...

Nov 2, 2015 by

A fire, apparently electrical in origin, damaged a 2015 Kenworth T680 truck. GEI was assigned to determine the fire’s point of origin...

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Case of the Month: The Cost of...

Sep 30, 2015 by

The driver hit a pot hole, which broke the vehicle suspension and caused him to swerve into parked cars. The repair bill was almost...

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Case of the Month: The Cost of...

Sep 1, 2015 by

The driver hit the 50-foot wooden power pole, making a large dent in the nose of his car and breaking the pole. There was no dispute...

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Pacific NW-Mitigating the Big ...

Aug 5, 2015 by

As a followup to the New Yorker article on the forecasted earthquake and tsunami in the Pacific Northwest, this article discusses how...

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