Meet Our Company’s Expert Investigator and Owner
Peter Dahl is a Certified Fire Investigator (IAAI-CFI), Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (NAFI-CFEI), and a Certified Fire Investigation Instructor (NAFI-CFII). He has more than 30 years of investigation experience, which is one of the foundations of the company. In 1991, he established the firm after graduating from the University of St. Thomas.
With Peter’s continuing education and training experiences in fire and explosion-related incidents, he is able to provide all clients with superior investigation services. Apart from examining scenes, he has also testified in federal and state courts for his clients.
Aside from his previously mentioned certifications, he is also a Hazardous Materials Technician (OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120(q)). He is also 40-Hour HAZWOPER certified (OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120(e)).
Peter Dahl has extensive experience in grain industry fires and explosions. He represents manufacturers and other commercial entities in both first-part plaintiffs and liability defense cases. He has also formed long-term professional relationships with different manufacturers as their representative in both insurance-related first-party plaintiff and product defense cases.
To enrich his knowledge and understanding of the behaviors of both fires and explosions, Peter has also been involved in numerous large-scale test burns.
Peter Dahl is an active member of the following organizations
International Association of Arson Investigators (Minnesota and International Chapter)
National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI)
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)