TITLE

Security's Role in Fire Training in 90 Minutes or Less

AUTHOR(S)
Chandler, Phil
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Sep2010, Vol. 47 Issue 9, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the importance of security in firefighter training in New York. It explains the program "Everything a Firefighter Needs to Tell a Cop in Ninety Minutes or Less" proposed by the Center for Campus Fire Safety (CCFS) for campus safety officer first responders. It details how officer Mia Kandinsky and her fellow officers solve a fire on the third floor of U-Name-It Hall. It discusses the adoption of the program by the New York State Office of Fire Prevention & Control (OFPC).
ACCESSION #
54106645

 

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