Disaster Victim Identification

Disaster Victim Identification

The Blakes Disaster Victim Identification (DVI) Team will if necessary be deployed to assist the National Authority in identifying the fatalities.  The Team can include International Forensic Pathologists, Forensic Odontologists, fingerprint experts, DNA specialists and technicians.

 

The Forensic Pathologists on the Blakes Team have qualifications with or equivalent to the Fellowship of the Royal College of Pathologists, indeed a number have been used in the past as expert witnesses in Court in the United Kingdom.

 

The Forensic Odontologists Team Members who are deployed in such capacity all have at least a Bachelor of Dental Surgery qualification, have worked in the dental industry for 5 or more years and are members of the British Association for Forensic Odontology.