Mr. Jason is a Principal Engineer with AEI Corporation and has over 15 years of consulting experience providing mechanical engineering and forensic analysis for investigations throughout the U.S., as well as internationally. Throughout his career, Mr. Jason’s primary focus has been in fire origin and cause determination, explosion investigations, and various other combustion incidents and thermal sciences. Mr. Jason has been retained as a consulting and testifying expert by law firms, insurance companies, and Fortune 500 companies in pre-litigation incident investigations and complex litigation matters involving property loss, severe burns/catastrophic injuries, and fatality accidents. His expertise spans various industries across the energy sector, including natural gas and propane utilities, oil and gas exploration and production (E&P), petroleum/petrochemical refining, pipeline transportation, mining, explosives, and product manufacturing. He specializes in the failure analysis of fuel‐gas systems, appliances, controls, mechanical/HVAC systems, plumbing components, explosives, and theatrical fireworks/pyrotechnics.