This webinar video walks attendees through the basics of vehicle fire investigations, from the foundational principles of determining the area of Origin, to the vehicle-specific systems associated with Cause. Two Certified Vehicle Fire Investigators (CVFIs) will examine the details of prior incidents to provide a relevant and actionable session for attorneys and insurance professionals.
Vehicle Fires: Origin & Cause 101 - Expert Webinar [VIDEO]
This video was recorded from the webinar on December 10, 2020.
Timothy M. Wilhelm, C.F.E.I, C.V.F.I.
Fire Origin & Cause Expert
Tim brings more than thirty years of experience with the City of Erie Fire Department, nearly twenty seven years as a firefighter and another six years as Fire Inspector and Fire Prevention Specialist for the City of Erie.
Peter J. Leiss, P.E. C.F.E.I., C.V.F.I.
Automotive Engineer & Crash Expert
As a vehicle engineer with Dodge, Pete was involved in the entire lifecycle of vehicle design and manufacture, including specific experience with electrical and fuel systems. Pete applies this experience to Origin & Cause investigations involving crash and non-crash related vehicle fires.