Suffolk Holds Annual Field Conference
The Fire Chiefs’ Council of Suffolk County, N. Y., held its Fifth Annual Field Conference on September 19 and 20 at the new County Civil Defense and Firemanic Training Center, Yaphank, L. I., N. Y. Speakers for the Saturday evening session included Fire Marshal Elliot Jayne, Williamsburg, Va.; Chief Andrew Flanagan, Connecticut State Fire Training Program; Lieutenant Andrew Kiel, editor, WNYF; and Chief Inspector A. Russel Richards, Suffolk County Police. On Sunday, 30 of the county fire departments gave demonstrations of fire fighting techniques. Problems ranged from air crashes through vehicular fires and included high and low-pressure fog applications.