IFIC Forensics is the market leader in marine forensic investigation, with over 40 years experience including client representation in courts around the globe. IFIC Forensics offer clients technical advice and analysis to determine causation, spread, risk and consequences

Further testament to IFIC’s prominence in this area of specialism is Professor Jim Lygate’s editor role on the industry’s recognised manual on the topic – Rushbrook’s Fire Aboard – the most comprehensive source of information on ship fires. IFIC Forensics is a trusted advisor to many of the worlds leading P&I clubs, having consulted on emerging risks and prevention advice pertaining to marine and cargo handling.

IFIC Forensics’ network of experts and wide ranging areas of specialism, combine to deliver a rapid global response to the investigation of marine claims. Investigations cover the following specialist areas:-

  • Fire and other peril damage to hull claims
  • Technical support on causation
  • Technical support for the management and handling of hazardous cargoes
  • Forensic sample analysis
  • Advice on cargo damage/contamination
  • Expert testimony

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