DALLAS, TX (January 4, 2021)

ProNet Group announces that Mr. Charlie Ashburn (IAAI-CFI) has joined the firm as Senior Fire Origin & Cause Investigator.  His territory includes covering north Texas, Oklahoma, and northern Louisiana from ProNet’s offices in Dallas and Oklahoma City.


Mr. Ashburn has over twenty-five (25) years of experience in fire/investigations related fields that includes determining origin and cause of over 1,500 fires pertaining to commercial and residential structures, vehicles, wildland, and heavy equipment. He provides consultation on fire safety, fire prevention, and fire inspection, as well as continuing education training to clients.


Additional experience includes supervising a team of field fire origin & cause investigators, peer reviewing fire investigation reports, scene management and lead investigation of large loss fires.  Mr. Ashburn has provided expert opinion and court testimony on causes of fires for subrogation, liability and criminal cases, and he has successfully qualified as an expert in fire origin and cause in state and federal courts in Texas.