Save the date of Saturday February 12,2011. FDNY Battalion Chief John Salka is coming to speak in Keene,NH. More details will be released soon.
John Salka is an FDNY battalion chief with over 30 years on the job and he currently works in the Bronx. He has written numerous articles over the years for the FDNY magazine “WNYF” and has also contributed articles to Fire Engineering, Size-Up and Firehouse magazine, where he writes the monthly column “The Fire Scene”.
Chief Salka’s books, “First In, Last Out” (2004) and “The Engine Company” (2009) are based on his experiences working in the FDNY from his appointment in 1979 throught the next three decades. Chief Salka writes and lectures on fire service subjects and Leadership to public service organizations, private industry, military and fire service audiences.
Congrats to Grafton,Vt. FF Richard Thompson for his actions in saving a life Friday night.
Read the story here. http://www.reformer.com/localnews/ci_16843413
There will be an after action review regarding the bus accident of 12/3/10 held at Landmark College â€“ East Academic Building – on Thursday December 9, 2010 beginning at 1800 hours. Parking will be within the FAB parking lot. All are welcome.
Fire Mutual Aid remembers the 6 Worcester Ma. firefighters who died in the line of duty 11 years ago today.Sad day for the fire service. The Line of Duty Deaths of Worcester Firefighters Paul A. Brotherton, Timothy P. Jackson, Jeremiah M. Lucey, James F. “Jay” Lyons III, Joseph T. McGuirk, and Lt. Thomas E. Spencer devastated Worcester, the Fire service, the nation and the world.