Assignment 2: Role of Fire Investigators
Write a 4–5-page paper (excluding cover and reference pages) that discusses the role of fire investigators, including their role in incidents involving deaths and injuries. The paper should analyze the following:
- Identify three or more functions of fire investigators.
- What are the roles and responsibilities of fire investigators in investigating fires where an injury or fatality has occurred?
- How is the role of investigators impacted when dealing with victims of a fire where there is an injury or fatality?
- Discuss how the investigator’s role and responsibilities may differ in an investigation where there is no injury or fatality.
- Summarize how the role of investigators in your department’s investigation division may be affected by the operational guidelines in place to address investigations where there is an injury or fatality in a fire scene.