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Spa/Hot tub fires

     I have recently investigated a residential fire involving a hot tub. In my years of fire experience and short 5 years of fire investig…

Started by Bill Fulk

4 Dec 30, 2011
Reply by Bill Fulk

Patio tables causing fires

Can anyone tell me if they have ever investigated a scene where sun shining through a glass top patio table has ignited the wooden deck it…

Started by Bill Fulk

1 Oct 4, 2010
Reply by Michael D. Wilson CFEI, MDI

iaai certified investigator

hello, Is there any one who can tell me how i become a member of the IAAI? I had my education on the firebrigade academy in the netherlan…

Started by Martijn Boeijink

1 Jan 21, 2009
Reply by Bill Fulk

Great free training!

The IAAI and ATF have teamed up to launch Make sure you get a chance to log on and check out the great online training o…

Started by David Stabbe

4 Nov 24, 2008
Reply by Jeff Schwering

Energy efficient light bulbs

I was working a fire scene recently and was informed by other fire personnel that they had information that the energy efficient (twisty) l…

Started by Bill Fulk

0 Nov 20, 2008

Training and Use of UV lamp on fire scene

First, I wonder if there are investigators who use the UV lamp during investigation on a fire scene. And, I am looking for documentation o…

Started by Daniel Boilard

0 Sep 24, 2008

Digital Photography

How do you handle digital photos? Do you place the original memory card in the file or do you transfer the photos to CD or DVD? And have yo…

Started by David Stabbe

3 Sep 24, 2008
Reply by Daniel Boilard

Electrical Fires

We all know that in order to make a call on a fire we need to identify a heat source , a fuel source and an event or person that brought th…

Started by David Stabbe

0 Apr 14, 2008


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