The Wisconsin State Fire Chief’s Association – Safety Section has been established to help promote health and safety in the fire service of Wisconsin. This is done through various ways, such as, writing articles for the quarterly magazine, conducting training courses and/or by making safety information available on the WSFCA website.
In addition, the Section helps to promote safety awareness by posting information on the WSFCA list serve and website and by conducting research on various safety related issues and topics.
Currently, this section meets at the WSFCA Conference in June, as well as by conference calls throughout the year. Items discussed include looking at ways in which we can help to raise the safety awareness in Wisconsin.
Goals for 2014:
- Continue promoting safety education with articles in the magazine.
- Develop a safety officer initiative to promote safety in the field.
- Increase membership in the Section.