Expert 33874 - CA(S)


Expertise Description

I 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


Expert Witness

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.


Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: Licensed Paramedic; Firefighter and Fire Engineer; Fire Captain; Fire Battalion Chief; Fire and EMS Educator.


Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes: Fire Battalion Chief of Emergency Medical Services and EMT Program Clinical Coordinator.


Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution
A.S.FIre ScienceRio Hondo College
B.S.Occupational Studies (vocational arts)CSU Long Beach

Licenses Certifications

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
Dean's List
Golden Key International Honor Society; CSU Long Beach

Primary Affiliation

International Association of Fire Fighters


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