Fire Investigator

Author:
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781284026993
Release Date: 2014-12-23
Genre:

Through a clear, concise presentation, this text will assist fire investigators in conducting complex fire investigations. Written by talented professional fire investigators from the International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI), this text covers the entire span of the 2014 Edition of NFPA 921, Guide for Fire and Explosion Investigations and addresses all of the job performance requirements in the 2014 Edition of NFPA 1033, Standard for Professional Qualifications for Fire Investigator. This text is the benchmark for conducting safe and systematic investigations. Fire Investigator: Principles and Practice to NFPA 921 and 1033 is also appropriate for use in the Fire and Emergency Services in Higher Education's (FESHE) Fire Investigation I and Fire Investigation II model courses.

Fire Investigator Principles and Practice to NFPA 921 and 1033

Author: International Association of Arson Investigators
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9781284157130
Release Date: 2017-12-20
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Fire Investigator: Principles and Practice to NFPA 921 and 1033, Fifth Edition is the premier resource for current and future Fire Investigators. Written by talented professional fire investigators from the International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI), this text covers the entire span of the 2017 Edition of NFPA 921, Guide for Fire and Explosion Investigations and addresses all of the job performance requirements in the 2014 Edition of NFPA 1033, Standard for Professional Qualifications for Fire Investigator. This text is the benchmark for conducting safe and systematic investigations.

Fire Investigator

Author: Ann Heinrichs
Publisher: Cherry Lake
ISBN: 9781602795518
Release Date: 2009-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Arson investigators are among the first people to arrive at the scene of a fire. These special experts examine a site to find out if a fire was an accident or arson. Look inside to find out more about how arson investigators uncover clues and use science to solve fire mysteries.

Fire Investigator

Author:
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 1284057143
Release Date: 2014-11-01
Genre: Fire investigation


Fire Investigator Field Guide

Author: International Association of Arson Investigators
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781449683023
Release Date: 2012-01-01
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Fire Investigator Field Guide, Second Edition is your direct link to the information you need to conduct thorough and accurate investigations. As a fire investigator, your job is to provide answers as to origin and cause. The Fire Investigator Field Guide, Second Edition will help you safely and systematically conduct your investigation and find these answers. This substantive resource features tables, charts, and other tools gathered from the most current and respected references available, including: oNFPA 170, Standard for Fire Safety and Emergency Symbols, 2009 Edition oNFPA 921, Guide for Fire and Explosion Investigations, 2011 Edition oNFPA s Fire Protection Handbook, Twentieth Edition oSociety of Fire Protection Engineers Handbook of Fire Protection Engineering, Fourth Edition From pre-arrival activities to documentation and analysis, this essential guide has you covered through every phase of the investigation process!"

Exam Prep

Author: Ben A. Hirst
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781449609627
Release Date: 2012-02-01
Genre: Study Aids

Exam Prep: Fire Investigator, Second Edition is designed to thoroughly prepare you for a Fire Investigator certification, promotion, or training examination by including the same type of multiple-choice questions you are likely to encounter on the actual exam.

User s Manual for Nfpa 921

Author: National Fire Protection Association
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763744026
Release Date: 2005-01-01
Genre: Medical

Your key to mastering the 2004 edition of NFPA 921 ! Need clarification on the latest guidance for interpreting inverted cone patterns? Want more information about new and revised provisions for using digital photos? Turn to this 2004 Edition of User's Manual for NFPA 921 for authoritative insights into the latest guidelines for every aspect of the investigation process. Fully updated to correlate with the 2004 NFPA 921: Guide for Fire and Explosion Investigations, The Manual is written by the International Association of Arson Investigators and published by NFPA. Many of the contributors are current or former members of the NFPA 921 Technical Committee as well as members of IAAI, So you know it's guidance you can trust. Gain the expert support you need and apply today's fire investigation best practices with User's Manual for NFPA 921.

Kirk s Fire Investigation

Author: John David DeHaan
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 0135082633
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Technology & Engineering

"Fire and emergency services higher education"--Cover.

Suburban Fire Tactics

Author: Jim Silvernail
Publisher: Fire Engineering Books
ISBN: 9781593702946
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Education

Suburban Fire Tactics is a guide for suburban-based fire operations. All fire departments share the same common objectives: to save lives, protect and conserve property, and limit harm to the environment. How urban, rural, and suburban agencies differ is in the delivery of tactics and strategies. This book explains the factors that limit suburban operations and depicts the differences between urban and suburban capabilities. This is a valuable resource for policymakers, chief officers, company officers, and firefighters (both veteran and neophyte). Features and benefits: * Understand the key objectives and strategies for suburban operations. * Obtain a guide to develop suggested operating methods for suburban firefighting. * Gain the knowledge to develop and apply successful fireground tactics in suburban settings.

Fire Inspector Principles and Practice

Author: Iafc
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9780763798574
Release Date: 2012-02-15
Genre: Political Science

The Complete Fire Inspector I and II Training Solution! Fire inspectors need to know how to interpret and apply national and local codes and standards in the office and in the field. Fire Inspector: Principles and Practice is designed to prepare fire inspectors to ensure the highest standards of fire and life safety in their communities. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) are pleased to bring you Fire Inspector: Principles and Practice, a modern integrated teaching and learning system for the fire inspector. This textbook meets and exceeds the job performance requirements for level I and II fire inspectors from Chapters 4 and 5 of NFPA 1031, Standard for Professional Qualifications for Fire Inspector and Plan Examiner, 2009 Edition. Fire Inspector: Principles and Practice is built on a solid foundation of the basics: building construction, fire growth, and types of occupancies. This fundamental knowledge is presented in a concise, understandable writing style that is easy to digest and recall. The solid foundation of fire and building knowledge then branches out to show the fire inspector how abstract concepts and codes will be concretely applied on a daily basis. This is the text that truly prepares fire inspectors for the real world.

Scientific Protocols for Fire Investigation Second Edition

Author: John J. Lentini
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781439875995
Release Date: 2012-10-02
Genre: Law

Knowledge of the science behind fires is critical to understanding a fire’s cause and successfully presenting that determination to the authorities or in litigation. Now in its second edition, Scientific Protocols for Fire Investigation focuses on the practical application of scientific principles to determine the causes of fires. Uniquely qualified with years of experience in on-site investigations, lab analyses, and courtroom presentation, the author provides a resource that is unparalleled in depth and focus. The book explores: The history of fire investigation and the basic chemistry and physics of fire The science of fire dynamics—how things burn and how they interact with their surroundings while doing so Practical procedures for conducting fire scene inspections Laboratory examination of fire debris to test for the presence of ignitable liquid residues and for potential ignition sources Relevant scientific principles as applied to 30 actual fires The evolution of the mythology of arson investigation The common root causes of errors in fire investigation The final chapter discusses the professional practice of fire investigation. It examines quality assurance, business practices, and the fundamentals of being an expert witness, with advice for giving testimony in depositions and at trial. Other highlights of the second edition include new and expanded discussions on novel training methods, first assumptions, computer fire modeling, low voltage ignition sources, the questionable validity of some origin determinations, and recent changes in NFPA 921. Thorough and accessible, this volume not only provides the practical information necessary to conduct an effective inquiry but also offers insight into the science, history, and theory behind what makes fire investigation a multi-faceted profession. John Lentini discusses the book in a video on the CRC Press YouTube Channel.

Exam Prep

Author: Ben A. Hirst
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763728462
Release Date: 2005-06
Genre: Study Aids

Designed to thoroughly prepare you for a Fire Department Safety Officer certification, promotion, or training examination.

Pediatric Education for Prehospital Professionals

Author: American Academy of Pediatrics
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763743739
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

Pediatric Education for Prehospital Professionals (PEPP) represents a comprehensive source of prehospital medical information for the emergency care of infants and children.

Fire and Life Safety Educator I II

Author: Ben A. Hirst
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 0763728543
Release Date: 2005-07
Genre: Study Aids

Designed to thoroughly prepare you for a Fire & Life Safety Educator certification, promotion, or training examination. Your exam performance will improve after using this system.