Why we are your #1 Choice

In business since 1981, our firm has established protocol to obtain the highest percentage of success at the lowest cost. We have an experienced team of multi-ethnic and bilingual Investigators throughout CA, AZ and WA. Our Management Team has over 80 years of combined experience in investigations and management (see "Management Directory" under "Contact Us"). We have an impressive list of clients and a long list of "testimonials" from satisfied clients. For further details, please go to our "Testimonials" link below.

Service Areas

Specialized Investigations is a full service investigative firm with three offices in California, one office in Arizona, and one office in Washington. Specialized Investigations has recently added Investigators in the following cities/areas of California, Arizona and Washington: Laverne, CA; Paso Robles, CA; Vacaville, CA; Santa Cruz, CA; Santa Rosa, CA; Visalia, CA; Modesto, CA (Spanish speaking); Santa Clara, CA (Spanish speaking); Phoenix, AZ; Tucson, AZ; Spokane, WA; and Seattle, WA. We continue to meet the needs of our clients by adding experienced investigators in strategic areas of CA, AZ and WA.

Complimentary Training

Specialized Investigations offers an annual complimentary training presentation to our clients. This training can be conducted on-site or at another venue, if desired. additional training presentations are available at a fee for clients and non-clients. For further details please call or email us for a list of the training modules and training presentation request form.

Surveillance News

Our firm tracks surveillance results on a monthly productivity spreadsheet and rewards Investigators for their results. In the past three years, our Investigators obtained video of the subject on 87 % of all cases worked. We can also provide video footage in an email link so you can see the results within 48 hours, or sooner, if needed. For further information about our surveillance services please go to the “Surveillance” link below or under “Services.”
Home Services Workers' Compensation

SPECIALIZED INVESTIGATIONS conducts full workers' compensation investigations including:

  • AOE/COE (Arising out of Employment / Course of Employment)
  • Subrogation
  • Activity Checks
  • Surveillance
  • Background Checks
  • Premium Fraud

Our investigative team has access to various employment sources to assist in the identification of fraudulent claims. Our Investigators are experienced in conducting detailed recorded interviews and identifying prior injuries, medical history, apportionment, subrogation, and other relevant information.

The benefits of hiring SPECIALIZED INVESTIGATIONS include:

  • Investigators who specialize in conducting workers’ compensation interviews;
  • Investigators have an average of 10 years experience conducting workers' compensation investigations;
  • Investigators are equipped with the latest digital recorders, cameras and communication equipment;
  • Investigators are well trained in workers’ compensation laws and reforms;
  • Investigators are equipped with other resources to conduct successful investigations;
  • Administrative staff dedicated to reviewing work product for optimal integrity, quality, accuracy and timeliness;
  • Office investigative staff trained in conducting Workers’ Compensation background checks and investigations;
  • Management Team dedicated to workers’ compensation investigative team for maximum oversight and quality (one of our Managers is certified as a Workers' Compensation Claims Administrator through the IEA);

For further information, or to request a SAMPLE AOE/COE, Subrogation, Activity Check and/or Surveillance report, please contact our office at 1-800-714-3728, or click on the "Submit a Case" box above to refer an assignment.