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By Louis Cataldie

In the course of typhoon Katrina, Dr. Louis Cataldie remained in New Orleans in harmful and sometimes insufferable stipulations to take care of the in poor health, the injured-and the lifeless. As leader coroner of Baton Rouge, tending to the useless is Cataldie's activity. a bit city with big-city difficulties, Baton Rouge skill "Red Stick"-and lives as much as its bloody identify. Cataldie has confronted strange and nerve-racking instances, from monitoring 3 serial killers at the free concurrently whereas operating the scene of a Malvo/ Muhammad Beltway Sniper taking pictures, to aiding recognize Baton Rouge serial killer Derrick Todd Lee in a debatable case that was once featured in an ABC Primetime dwell designated with Diane Sawyer and Patricia Cornwell.

Cataldie's maverick methods have made him a favourite aim of the media, yet he deals no apologies, and speaks if you can't converse for themselves. picture and frank, this is often his targeted, up-close examine his existence spent stalking dying within the Deep South.

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A vehicle traveling at high speed went down an expressway off ramp and onto a city street. The vehicle went through a stop sign and struck the front of a vehicle, causing it to spin violently in a counterclockwise direction and to slam up against a telephone pole. The high-speed vehicle was redirected off the second vehicle and literally ran up and across the wall of building, rolling over onto its passenger side, ejecting two occupants, and losing two wheel assemblies. When I explained all the details to both parties, they agreed that the study and analysis was free of bias for either side.

Its uses are described later when mapping a curved section of highway. 1 includes the basic necessities. Both the moderate and heavy-duty inspections should be conducted in an environmentally controlled garage with a lift. This is for the equipment and lighting as well as the safety and health of the investigator. The moderate or medium heavy-duty inspection should include the removal of larger components or assemblies that are fairly easy to reach, such as front and rear seats, the entire instrument panel, spare tire, mounted tires, and some engine components including the alternator, air-conditioning units, etc.

All the formal or informal courses that an individual may take do not always prepare him/her to be an accident investigator. The first requirement of an accident investigator is an inquisitive mind. This means that he/she is always asking questions such as why, what, when, and how. The investigator must be interested in learning the answers to these questions at each and every accident that he/she investigates. Many times when faced with adverse environmental conditions, such as rain, snow, or cold temperatures, it is easy to forget the reason the investigation is being conducted.

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