Fire Apparatus: FDIC 2014 Preview: Specifying Apparatus

02/26/2014
William Peters, retired battalion chief from the Jersey City (NJ) Fire Department, will be presenting "Specifying Fire Apparatus: Back to Basics" at this year's FDIC. Purchasing fire apparatus is a very involved process. This workshop covers needs assessment; using National Fire Protection Association 1901, Standard for Automotive Fire Apparatus; critical boilerplate information; options and features; how to properly perform factory inspections; acceptance; training; and delivery of your new apparatus. WILLIAM C. PETERS retired after 28 years with the Jersey City (NJ) Fire Department, having served the past 17 years as battalion chief/supervisor of apparatus. He served as a vo...

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