TITLE

PEOPLE NEWS

PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Oct2004, Vol. 48 Issue 10, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on career developments for fire chiefs in the fire service in the U.S. as of October 2004. Installation of Robert DiPoli as the 2004-2005 president of the International Association of Fire Chiefs; Presentation of recipients of the 2004 President's Awards to six individuals for better fire and emergency services; Recognition of the contribution of Lynn Scarlett, assistant secretary of the U.S. Department of Interior, in national wildland fire policy.
ACCESSION #
14966767

 

Related Articles

  • PEOPLE NEWS.  // Fire Chief;May2005, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p11 

    Reports on career developments of fire chiefs in the U.S. Appointment of Gary Ludwig as deputy fire chief of the Memphis Fire Department; Conferment of the 2005 Metro Black Chief Officer Lifetime Achievement Award to Raymond Brooks; Death of Louis A. Scida, chief fire marshal of the Long Island...

  • What Model Are You? Wilmoth, Janet // Fire Chief;Oct2004, Vol. 48 Issue 10, p6 

    Looks into the types and characteristics of fire chiefs in the U.S. Resemblance between fire chiefs and cars; Question on the dependability of newer type of chiefs; Elements of a good fire chief.

  • LEADER, REFINED. Allegretti, Lisa // Fire Chief;Oct2004, Vol. 48 Issue 10, p56 

    Highlights the award given to Rick Haase, the 2004 Volunteer Chief of the Year awardee in the U.S. Career background; Manpower training strategies; Contributions to the vitality of the department. INSET: HIGH PRAISES.

  • Fire Commentary. Zapatka, Robert E. // Fire Engineering;Nov2005, Vol. 158 Issue 11, p104 

    This article presents information on the firefighters of the United States. According to an estimate there are more than one million firefighters in the United States today. Majority of these firefighters fall under the category of municipal firefighters. But apart from municipal firefighters...

  • Blaze a Path Into Firefighting. Byrne, Paul // Career World;Sep2009, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p14 

    The article focuses on pursuing a career in firefighting. It outlines the annual earnings of the average fulltime firefighter in the U.S. It discusses the physically demanding test for firefighting candidates and the hands-on training provided to hired firefighters. A description of the tasks of...

  • In EMS, It's All About Relationships. Correia, Anthony // Fire Chief Expert Blog;6/6/2012, p29 

    The article discusses the importance of the relationships between a fire chief and members of his organization. It suggests that emergency medical services (EMS) provides its members with multiple chances to develop and build new relationships everyday. The article also mentions that studies of...

  • Guessing the Role of EMS & Fire is No Game. Coleman, Ronny J. // Fire Chief;Aug2007, Vol. 51 Issue 8, p28 

    The author discusses the expanded role of emergency medical service (EMS) and its implications for fire organization's leadership in the U.S. The author noted that some fire chiefs refuse to recognize the implications of expanded role, which can result in negative impacts on their organization....

  • Essential, Important, Nice. Zikmund, Nyle // Minnesota Fire Chief;Jan/Feb2009, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p26 

    The article encourages firefighters to help policy makers at all levels to make difficult decisions by making them to focus on essential, important, nice. It is important for a firefighter to talk to policymakers both at the local, state and federal level to educate them on what a firefighter is...

  • Since 9/11…. Wilmoth, Janet // Fire Chief;Aug2006, Vol. 50 Issue 8, p6 

    The author reflects on the changes of the fire service since the national call for help "911" was slashed into 9/11. According to the author, there are debates on how the fire service response to emergency cases. She stresses that since September 11, 2001, a new world older was born and more...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics