Firefighter Training at FDIC 2013: Halton, Lasky, and Salka on Today's Fire Service Issues

Hundreds of FDIC attendees packed into the Sagamore Ballroom during FDIC's Wednesday afternoon classroom session to hear three fire service legends discuss anything and everything regarding today's modern fire service. Lewisville (TX) Fire Department Chief (Ret.) Rick Lasky, Fire Department of New York Battalion Chief (Ret.) John Salka, and FDIC Education Director/Fire Engineering Editor in Chief Bobby Halton took the stage for the roundtable discussion, "Issue and Challenges in Today's Fire Service," taking audience questions while offering insight into their decades of fire service experience. In a humorous and informal but occasionally serious 105-minute dialogue, the three h...

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