Coffee Break Training: Fire/Arson and Explosion Investigation Curriculum: Red Flags of Residential Arson [open pdf - 211KB]
"Oftentimes, an attractive motive for arson is insurance fraud. In economic downturns, homeowners may resort to insurance fraud to receive settlements from the insurance company based on fraudulent claims due to fire losses."
Coffee Break Training - Fire Investigation Series No. FI-2013-8
United States Fire Administration: http://www.usfa.fema.gov/