TITLE

Charleston: 1 Year Later

PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Jun2008, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Charleston firefighter chief Rusty Thomas announced his retirement over the fire department last May 2008 on the eve of the release of a review panel's report on the deadly blaze at Sofa Super Store in South Carolina. The tragedy involves the death of nine firefighters battling the fire at the said store. Thomas has been criticized inside and outside his department regarding the lack of equipment and administrative problems.
ACCESSION #
33023681

 

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