WEBINAR: Forensic investigation - a scientific approach

Wednesday, 02 September 2020
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Insurance Institute of Perth and Dundee are happy to announce that their next online CPD event will be on forensic investigation.

This is a general presentation which explains what we do when investigating incidents. Burgoynes’ investigations are undertaken by personnel with a variety of scientific backgrounds and this presentation demonstrates how scientific acumen is applied to investigations to reveal the causes of incidents. The presentation includes worked examples and photographic evidence.

Learning Objectives

  • General appreciation of how investigations are undertaken
  • What information is important to the investigation
  • Assists in the decision-making process as to when to instruct investigators
  • General interest in worked examples of actual cases

This webinar will be delivered by Graeme Campbell, BEng, BEng (Hons), CEng, MIET

Graeme is a partner in Burgoynes’ Glasgow Office. Before joining Burgoynes in 2002, Graeme worked as a Consulting Engineer and has over 12 years’ experience in the design and the site supervision of a wide variety of electrical engineering installations for industrial and commercial sites. Since 2002, Graeme has investigated over 800 fires, explosions and engineering incidents on land and on marine vessels, both within the UK and overseas. Engineering incidents that Graeme has investigated include personal injuries, transformer and switchgear failures, cable faults and loss of neutral incidents. Graeme has prepared reports for courtroom purposes and has given expert evidence in court and at arbitrations.

CII Accredited

This demonstrates the quality of an event and that it meets CII member CPD scheme requirements.

1 hour's CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

It is recommended that you keep any evidence of the CPD activity you have completed and upload copies to the recording tool as the CII may ask to see this if your record is selected for review. Details of the scheme can be viewed online at www.cii.co.uk/cpd.