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Fire investigation, sometimes referred to as cause and origin investigation, is the analysis of fire-related incidents. After firefighters extinguish a fire, an investigation is launched to determine the origin and cause of the fire or explosion. Investigations of such incidents require a systematic approach and knowledge of basic fire science.

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  1. K

    QLD My gifted car under investigation

    My x boyfriend gave me a car for my birthday. He then took the car without my knowledge. He got into a police chase & was sent to jail.... The car was impounded for 90 days. The QLD police sent me the copy of the form Towing Authority for Impounding Vehicles with all the details. I collected...
  2. Spag_Bol

    QLD Workcover interviews

    Hi All, Silly question but I just want to hear others experiences. Who is in charge of carrying out workplace investigations/interviews with witnesses, is it Workcovers job or are they allowed to delegate (palm it off) to the employer to do? Thanks in advance
  3. R

    QLD matter remains under investigation = Translation?

    I have been into the local police station with my son and lodged a formal complaint against a police officer. (In regards to a previous thread) My son just received an email from ethical standards which says " the matter remains under investigation." Can someone put this into laymans speak...
  4. H

    NSW Lost Property in a Cafe Shop

    I went to a Asian cafe shop to buy some takeaway and lost my shoulder bag (inside is a wallet with over $1000 cash). I sat at a table that’s just opposite to the counter inside the cafe and are pretty confident that there are cameras in the shop. Since my house is only 5mins walk from the place...
  5. T

    QLD A Big Bank Breaches Rules to Avoid Liability?

    A big bank accepts transactions without using correct security protocol informing account holder of terms or advise or security that is required and relevant. The funds in question are more than 160000. The bank was informed prior to the completion of these transactions when the bank account...
  6. F

    VIC Workplace Investigation

    I am a volunteer, in a government authority, allegations were made against me that were referred to an external private company to investigate. This company were given details of the allegations against me as well as my personal contact details. The government authority had made no attempt to...
  7. W

    VIC Insurance claim investigation

    Hi all, I just want to know what rights you have when you are being investigated for a claim. Do they have the right to look through your phone? Such as messages, photos, and how about your email etc. What normally happens if you are asked to be interviewed, will they make you show your personal...
  8. S

    VIC Insurance Claim Investigation

    An insurance claim was submitted with false information. It was requested it be withdrawn but the insurer refused the request because they are investigating it. What is the likelihood of the matter being referred to the police if it is found to be false?
  9. J

    NT Council confiscation of dog. Length of investigation. Initiating claim to return dog.

    Facts: A dog allegedly attacked and wounded a person. Palmerston council confiscated the dog 'pending investigation'. No eye-witness evidence available which supports the alleged attack. The only first-hand evidence is coming from the victim. All other witnesses who arrived on scene did not see...
  10. M

    WA Investigation / dismissal

    Hello I have received on Friday a letter from my employer announcing my dismissal. This letter indicates my entitlements (as per contract) but also put me on paid notice while the employer is investigating on me. One of my friend studying law said that i should not worry too much as this is a...