David A. Mager

Fire Consultant / CFI / Chicago

Background

Mr. Mager is an International Association of Arson Investigators Certified Fire Investigator (IAAI-CFI), Illinois State Fire Marshall Office Certified Fire Investigator, Certified Fire Officer II, Hazardous Materials Technician “B” and a Illinois Department of Public Health Certified Paramedic.

Mr. Mager has an extensive professional background in the areas of firefighting and fire investigations, and has investigated over five hundred fires. His professional experience includes fire and explosion investigations, fire protection and detection system inspections as well as hazardous materials mitigations.

Representative Engagements

  • Commercial fire investigation
    • Determination of origin and cause
    • Fire protection system analysis
    • Vent and exhaust systems
    • Smoke and fire alarms
  • Residential fire investigation
    • Origin and cause determination
    • Smoke detector performance
  • Explosion investigations
    • Origin and cause determination
  • Vehicular fire investigation
    • Origin and cause determination
    • Tractor trailer fire investigation

Education

  • Private Investigator - Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin
  • CFI, International Association of Arson Investigators
  • Fire Investigator – State of Illinois