Connealy, Chris
October 2003
Fire Chief;Oct2003, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p40
Trade Publication
Focuses on the accomplishments of the Houston Fire Department in Texas as of October 2003. Profile on former Chief Lester Tyra who began his administration in 1998; Role of the fire department in establishing a nationwide accreditation process for fire departments; Number of firefighters who died in the line of duty; Problems encountered by the department; Policies instituted to address issues and conflicts; Awards and recognitions gained. INSET: HFD SNAPSHOT.


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