Need help? Chat now
Cart (0)
Search book title
Enter keywords for book title search
Search book content
Enter keywords for book content search
Filters:
FORMAT
BOOKS
PACKAGES
EDITION
to
PUBLISHER
(351)
(37)
(696)
(454)
(1185)
(68248)
(374)
(76)
(14)
(37)
(242)
(175)
(2831)
(118)
(1264)
(46)
(25)
(4)
 
(6)
(7)
(75)
(2)
(38)
(2)
(2)
(25)
(18)
(35)
(8)
(44)
(26)
(13)
(4)
(7)
(1)
(3)
(20)
(4)
(16)
CONTENT TYPE
 Act
 Admin Code
 Announcements
 Bill
 Book
 CADD File
 CAN
 Charter
 Checklist
 City Code
 Code
 Commentary
 Comprehensive Plan
 Conference Paper
 County Code
 Course
 Course & CEU
 DHS Documents
 Document
 Errata
 Executive Regulation
 Federal Guideline
 Firm Content
 Guideline
 Handbook
 Interpretation
 Journal
 Land Use and Development
 Law
 Legislative Rule
 Local Amendment
 Local Code
 Local Document
 Local Regulation
 Local Standards
 Manual
 Model Code
 Model Standard
 Notice
 Ordinance
 Other
 Paperback
 PASS
 PIN
 Plan
 Policy
 Product
 Program
 Provisions
 Requirements
 Revisions
 Rules & Regulations
 Standards
 State Amendment
 State Code
 State Manual
 State Plan
 State Standards
 Statute
 Study Guide
 Supplement
 Technical Bulletin
 All
  • ASTM
    E860-07(2013) Standard Practice for Examining And Preparing Items That Are Or May Become Involved In Criminal or Civil Litigation
    Edition: 2013
    $50.00
    Unlimited Users - 1 Loc per year

Description of ASTM-E860 2013

ASTM E860 - 07(2013)

Standard Practice for Examining And Preparing Items That Are Or May Become Involved In Criminal or Civil Litigation

Active Standard ASTM E860 | Developed by Subcommittee: E30.11

Book of Standards Volume: 14.02




ASTM E860

Significance and Use

4.1 This practice establishes procedures to be followed to document the nature, state, or condition of items of evidence. It also describes specific actions that are required if planned testing, examination, disassembly, or other actions are likely to alter the nature, state, or condition of the evidence so as to preclude or adversely limit additional examination or testing.

1. Scope

1.1 This practice sets forth guidelines for the examination and testing of actual items or systems (hereinafter termed evidence) that may have been involved in a specific incident that are or may be reasonably expected to be the subject of civil or criminal litigation. This practice is intended to become applicable when it is determined that examination or testing of evidence is required, and such examination is likely to change the nature, state or condition of the evidence.

1.2 This practice recommends generally acceptable professional practice, although the facts and issues of each situation may require specific considerations not expressly addressed herein. Deviations from this practice are not necessarily wrong or inferior, but such deviations should be justified and documented.

1.3 This practice offers a set of instructions for performing one or more specific operations. This document cannot replace education, training, or experience and should be used in conjunction with professional judgment. Not all aspects of this practice may be applicable in all circumstances.

1.4 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.


2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

ASTM Standards

E1188 Practice for Collection and Preservation of Information and Physical Items by a Technical Investigator

E1459 Guide for Physical Evidence Labeling and Related Documentation

E1492 Practice for Receiving, Documenting, Storing, and Retrieving Evidence in a Forensic Science Laboratory

E1843 Guide for Sexual Assault Investigation, Examination, and Evidence Collection

Other Documents

NFPA921 Guide for Fire and Explosion Investigations Available from National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), 1 Batterymarch Park, Quincy, MA 02169-7471, http://www.nfpa.org.

Keywords

evidence collection and preservation; forensic engineers; forensic sciences;


ICS Code

ICS Number Code 03.120.20 (Product and company certification. Conformity assessment)


DOI: 10.1520/E0860

ASTM International is a member of CrossRef.

ASTM E860

This book also exists in the following packages...

Subscription Information

MADCAD.com ASTM Standards subscriptions are annual and access is unlimited concurrency based (number of people that can access the subscription at any given time) from single office location. For pricing on multiple office location ASTM Standards Subscriptions, please contact us at info@madcad.com or +1 800.798.9296.

 

Some features of MADCAD.com ASTM Standards Subscriptions are:

- Online access: With MADCAD.com’ s web based subscription service no downloads or installations are required. Access ASTM Standards from any browser on your computer, tablet or smart phone.

- Immediate Access: As soon as the transaction is completed, your ASTM Standards Subscription will be ready for access.

 

For any further information on MADCAD.com ASTM Standards Subscriptions, please contact us at info@madcad.com or +1 800.798.9296.

 

About ASTM

ASTM International, formerly known as the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), is a globally recognized leader in the development and delivery of international voluntary consensus standards. Today, some 12,000 ASTM standards are used around the world to improve product quality, enhance safety, facilitate market access and trade, and build consumer confidence. ASTM’s leadership in international standards development is driven by the contributions of its members: more than 30,000 of the world’s top technical experts and business professionals representing 150 countries. Working in an open and transparent process and using ASTM’s advanced electronic infrastructure, ASTM members deliver the test methods, specifications, guides, and practices that support industries and governments worldwide.