Expertise DescriptionI have over 35 years experience in the capabilities, function, and operation of firefighting, as well as rescue and emergency medical equipment issues. My additional areas of expertise include fire ground and rescue operations, emergency scene management, and pre-hospital emergency medical care. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Emergency Medical Services; EMT and Paramedic Scope of Practice / Standard of Care; Fire Rescue Operations and Tactics; Vehicle extrication; Patient Transportation; Fire Service and EMS training.
My consulting services include: Licensed Paramedic; Firefighter and Fire Engineer; Fire Captain; Fire Battalion Chief; Fire and EMS Educator.
My professional experience includes: Fire Battalion Chief of Emergency Medical Services and EMT Program Clinical Coordinator.
|A.S.||FIre Science||Rio Hondo College|
|B.S.||Occupational Studies (vocational arts)||CSU Long Beach|
|California Paramedic License|
|California Chief Fire Officer certification|
|California Fire Investigator certification|
|Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification|
|Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support certification|
Awards & Affiliation
|Curriculum Developer Fire Officer 1; California State Fire Marshals Office|
|Firefighter / Paramedic of the Year|
|American Heart Association Award for Outstanding Contribution in CPR Instruction|
|Golden Key International Honor Society; CSU Long Beach|
International Association of Fire Fighters
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases