Health & Safety, Training, Webcast

Webcast: Technology & Safety in the Fire Service: The Impact of Innovation on Modern Firefighting

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Date:
September 17, 2020
1:00 PM EDT / 12:00 PM CDT / 10:00 AM PDT / 5:00 PM GMT

Duration:
1 Hour.

CEU:
A certificate of attendance will be offered.

Presented by:
Kirk McKinzie, Captain (Ret.), Cosumnes (CA) Fire Dept
Jason Traynor, General Manager, Global Respiratory Protection and Fire Helmets for MSA
Josh Burchick, Lieutenant, Howard County (MD) Department of Fire & Rescue
Bobby Halton, Editor-in-Chief, Fire Engineering

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Firefighting has become more challenging than ever before, as firefighters must deal with increased heat loads, toxic substances and other physical challenges that make structural firefighting one of the most demanding professions. Being safely equipped – and with the latest technological advancements – can make all the difference in the world.

Join this live, virtual panel discussion between firefighters and industry experts to understand what role technology currently plays in the fire service, what gaps exist, and how manufacturers can continuously improve the choices available to firefighters.

Presented by:

Kirk McKinzie
Captain (Ret.), Cosumnes (CA) Fire Dept

Jason Traynor
General Manager, Global Respiratory Protection and Fire Helmets for MSA

Josh Burchick
Lieutenant, Howard County (MD) Department of Fire & Rescue

Bobby Halton
Editor-in-Chief, Fire Engineering

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