Leadership

Fairfield Chiefs Hear About Oil Burner Hazards

Issue 5 and Volume 91.

Fairfield Chiefs Hear About Oil Burner Hazards The hazards and proper regulation of oil burners was the subject of a paper read before the regular meeting of the Fairfield County Fire Chiefs’ Emergency Plan, by Chief John J. Brennan, of Pelham Manor, N. Y. The meeting was held at the Royal School, Darien, Conn., on the evening of Wednesday, April 27, with President Bernard Scully presiding. The Plan was welcomed by F’irst Selectman Benjamin Corbin, President of Fire Department Arthur Raymond, of Darien, Senator Rumpf, of Connecticut, and Chief William Handley, Darien. Three hills to be introduced into the Connecticut legislature were read by Treasurer Brencher, who is Chairman of the Legislative Committee. These were to regulate liability of towns for injury to assisting firemen; increase in payment to injured firemen, and the method of raising a fund for the establishment of a Firemen’s Home in Connecticut. The first two…

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