Lawyer’s Guide to the Forensic Sciences - Chapter on Fire Investigation


The following is an extract from Chapter 10 of the Lawyer’s Guide to the Forensic Sciences , written by Vladimir Chlistovsky (Past President CAFI), edited by Caitlin Pakosh, and published by Irwin Law.

The Lawyer’s Guide to the Forensic Sciences has been selected by the Foundation for Legal Research as the winner of the Walter Owen book prize,  to recognize excellent legal writing and to reward outstanding new contributions to Canadian legal doctrine that enhance the quality of legal research in this country.

The chapter on Fire Investigation provides a technical introduction of the fire investigation profession and to provide an understanding of the different aspects of the profession, methodology and its’ complexities. 

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