Mr. Bailey has over 45 years of combined experience in fire service and the insurance investigation field as a front line firefighter, fire inspector, fire investigator and Parkersburg fire department duty officer. Conducted in excess of 1500 fire origin and cause investigations in both the private and public sector. Attended special training in fire investigations, evidence handling, hazard material incidents, court testimony and profiling. Certified Fire/Explosion Investigator and Licensed Private Investigator. Court-qualified expert in the area of origin and cause in state courts of West Virginia and Pennsylvania. Licensed building contractor in West Virginia from 1985 thru 2008.