Reaching Out

Markley, Rick
May 2007
Fire Chief;May2007, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p32
Trade Publication
Information about effective teaching on fire prevention in communities discussed at the annual meeting of the Congressional Fire Services Institute the U.S. is presented. The meeting highlights the national fire and life-safety survey featuring public education and fire departments. It featured some of the fire departments experts including Meri-K Appy and Kevin McGee.


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