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Speaking of Fire

Speaking of Fire

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February 22nd 2017:International Fire Investigations

Join us, Dr. Peter Mansi, Ran Shalief, Ricardo Torres, and Rod Pevytoe as we discuss the differences in international fire investigations, the challenges in other countries and IAAI fire investigator certification.

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Dr. Peter Mansi

A Certified Fire Investigator with the IAAI, Member of the Chartered Society for Forensic Sciences and Fellow of the Institution of Fire Engineers. Peter attended and passed a two-week fire investigation course at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Centre, Glenco, Georgia and a CFI re-certification course with the ATF in Washington DC. Peter has developed a unique comprehensive fire investigation methodology, designing a series of 23 Fire Investigation Road Maps (FIRMs) to enable the investigator to identify and analyse all available data relating to an incident without bias, as part of his PhD thesis, based on the study of fire investigation methodologies. Peter has been involved with m
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Ran Shalief

Commander - Head of the Fire Investigation Department, Fire and Rescue Commission, Israel since 2012. 25 fire investigators working under my command investigating more than 5,000 fires every year all over the country. A lecturer of the Science of Fire – the Haifa University. Retired after 24 years as a Forensic Scientist in Israel National Police - CSI.
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Ricardo Torres

Ricardo Torres is a Vice President at Envista Forensics, responsible for the management of the company’s Latin American operations. Since 2007, he has been the principal consultant in fire and explosion losses throughout Latin America including Mexico, El Salvador, Honduras, Costa Rica, Panama, Venezuela, Colombia and Ecuador. Ricardo’s proven abilities and service acumen have proven to be invaluable to Envista’s clients in Latin America. He holds dual citizenship in the United States and Mexico, and is fluent in both English and Spanish. In addition to his professional work as a forensic consultant, he has also worked diligently through the International Association of Arson Investigat
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Rodney Pevytoe

Started in law enforcement as a part-time Deputy Sheriff while attending the University of Wisconsin and earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice. In 1980 was hired a Special Agent with the Wisconsin Department of Justice Division of Criminal Investigation working in the Narcotics Bureau. In 1982 transferred to the Arson Bureau of the same Department with the responsibility to investigate fires and explosions in the State of Wisconsin. In 1982 joined the International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI) and the Wisconsin Chapter of IAAI. In 2010 began investigating fires and explosions in the private sector with Kubitz and Associates working mainly in Wisconsin and portions
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