Forensics Laboratory and Engineering Consultants

Our team of forensics specialists are dedicated to protecting your business, brand and reputation. This team will collaborate with Claim professionals to help investigate, assess and defend incidents alleged to have been caused by you or your business.

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Forensics Laboratory

Our nationally accredited forensics laboratory is staffed with engineers, scientists and technicians whose varied backgrounds and experience enable them to bring focused expertise to any loss scenario. These experts analyze numerous products every year and can provide specialized insight into causation, product failure and accident analysis.

This team can provide technical expertise in determining liability and brings extensive knowledge about potential exposures with products and operations. They’re able to leverage this extensive technical information to assist with your claim.

Engineering Consultants

In addition to our laboratory staff, Travelers employs forensics engineers dedicated to general liability. Located in our Risk Control lab and throughout our regional offices, these engineers provide Claim professionals with valuable technical advice on cause and liabilities related to a claim. Our skilled staff, specialized resources and state-of-the-art laboratory reflect our commitment to helping you in the event of a claim.

Our forensics staff’s expertise includes:

  • Code & Standard Analysis/ Interpretation
  • Product Failure (Electromechanical Analysis)
  • Negligence – Completed Operations/Installation
  • Accident Reconstruction
  • Food-Related Illness/Injury
  • Fires/Explosions
  • Slips, Trips and Falls
  • Product Warning and Instruction

Our forensics scientists’ expertise includes:

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Material Science