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Rod Williams, IAAI-CFI, CFEI, CVFI

Sr. Fire Investigator


Nashville South Service Center
1880 Gen. George Patton Drive, Bldg. B, Ste. 203



Telephone 2




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  • Professional summary

    Mr. Williams has 39 years’ experience in the fire service and investigation. Mr. Williams’ career began as a firefighter and progressed through the ranks to Deputy Fire Marshal where he has worked for more than five years conducting origin and cause investigations and assisting police, ATF, FBI, and insurance companies with fire/explosion investigations. He has also worked in the area of new and existing building inspections, plan review of new construction sites and building to insure proper code compliance, public education on fire safety, permitting and inspecting commercial explosives storage and transportation, and use as well as seismic effects of blasting. Duties have included permitting of inspections of fireworks displays for proper setup and fallout distances, responding with EOD as liaison between police and fire department to ensure property safety. Mr. Williams has also completed training as a hazardous materials technician, and is a Certified Fire Investigator through the IAAI as well as a Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator and Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator through the NAFI.       

  • Education

    Associates Degree, Fire Science, Jefferson State Junior College, Birmingham, AL, 2006

    University of Alabama-Birmingham Paramedic, 1978


  • Certifications

    Certified Fire Investigator, IAAI, #06-020

    Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator, NAFI, #10452-6434

    Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator, NAFI, #10452-6434V8

    Licensed Private Investigator, Alabama, #348


  • Disciplines
    • Fire Investigations
    • Fire Investigations - Failure Analysis
    • Fire Investigations - Incendiarism
    • Fire Investigations - Liability
    • Fire Investigations - Origin and Cause
    • Fire Investigations - Subrogation
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