Avoiding spoliation and preserving evidence.
In this firefighter training episode Lt. Scott Ebbert and David Soler share with us how firefighters can do their part in helping investigators in dealing with situations at the fire ground.
- What is spoliation?
- How does spoliation affect us?
- What are some of the consequences of spoliation?
- How can we help the investigator and how do we avoid spoliation?
Intro by: Battalion Chief Mike Myers of FDNY.
About Lt. Scott Ebbert:
Scott Ebbert has over 20 years in the fire service and is currently a LT assigned to Baltimore Co Fire Dept’s Truck 8. His career assignments include busy engine and truck co.’s and time in the BCoFD Fire Investigation Division.
Scott has assisted with developing & teaching various training programs and has testified as an expert witness in both criminal and civil cases. Scott also works as a Fire Investigator.
About the Firefighter Toolbox Podcast/Internet Radio Show
The Firefighter Toolbox Podcast/Internet Radio Show is an audio program for up and coming firefighters and leaders who want to become better at the ever evolving skill of firefighting and to continue growing into a better leader. We interview great firefighters, officers, and other authorities inside and outside of the fire service who bring great ideas, insights, and information to share with us so we can take our skills to the next level.
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