GKA Investigations Group is excited to launch its new brand, expanded capabilities and market reach.
Over the last year we have been diligently building on our 23 years of fire forensic excellence to expand our capabilities and market reach to enhance our purpose of providing our clients with professional technical investigations they can trust to make informed decisions. Key pillars of our organisational development have been: Commitment to the future […]
The world’s most widely read forensic science journal, Forensic Science International, has recognised the calibre and expertise of GKAIG’s fire debris and forensic analysis, with a recently published article. In its current edition, the Journal ran a comprehensive review by GKA Analytical Services Laboratory Manager and Forensic Fire Examiner, Alexander Visotin of the book, ‘Identifying […]
Today marks the opening of GKA Investigations Group in Perth. Led by Forensic Fire Examiner, Peter Jeffrey, the new office ensures WA businesses have full access to GKAIG’s factual and forensic expertise and services. Peter, a Western Australian himself, is excited to be back in WA and leading the investigative team. A highly-credentialed science-based Forensic […]
GKA Investigations Group CEO, Greg Kelly provides his insight into the factors contributing to the severity of the current bush fires. Watch Video
Drone technology is revolutionising many aspects of modern life and fire scene examination is no exception. GKA Investigations Group have invested in a Mavic 2 Pro that will be used to enhance examinations and make them safer. A damage assessment can be made very quickly by flying a drone over the entire site. It is a […]
The ability for an investigator to correctly detect ignitable liquids at a fire scene is crucial when determining the cause of a fire. Typically, dogs have been used to help detect suspected ignitable liquids yet increasingly hand-held electronic devices, Photoionization Detectors (PIDs), are being adopted in place of detailed forensic investigation and testing. Earlier this month, Forensic Fire […]
An unusual fire examination has led Fire Examiner Nick Sutarov to be named amongst the speakers for the prestigious ITC 2020 Las Vegas conference to be presented by the International Association of Fire Investigators in April of next year. In November 2018, Nick attended a fire scene at a Polyaire commercial complex in western Sydney […]