Local Assistance State Teams (L.A.S.T.)
Purpose: L.A.S.T. is a behind the scenes organization that provides assistance to the family and survivors including the FD family during a LODD event. The L.A.S.T. in Wisconsin is made up of Fire Chiefs that have dealt with a LODD in the past, insurance specialists, clergy advocates, honor guard commanders, funeral home managers as well as survivors / spouses and family.
Co-Chairs: Chief Jerry Minor, Pittsville Fire Dept. and Chief Steve Schreiber, Black River Falls Fire Dept.