Validated Effort

August 2004
Fire Chief;Aug2004, Vol. 48 Issue 8, p152
Trade Publication
Interviews Bob DiPoli , incoming president of the International Association of Fire Chiefs in the U.S. Level of federal support for the fire service; Need for the reduction of the number of line-of-duty death; Collaborative work with the police department.


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