Author Archives: Paul Soriero

Monthly Meetings changed

The monthly meetings have resumed – but at a different location. September’s meeting will be held at Fernandes Steak House, 152 -170 Fleming Avenue, Newark NJ 07105. Also, it will be on a Tuesday, instead of the traditional Monday evening.

Seminar Cancelled

Due to the restrictions imposed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Seminar on May 2nd has been postponed for a later, tentatively scheduled for October. Please visit our website for more information once the restrictions have been lifted and we can confirm a venue. We apologize for any inconvenience. Tickets already purchased will be honored.

NJDFCA Seminars

Scholarship Winner Thanks Us

PEOSHA Meetings

PEOSH Meeting Minutes January 2018

PEOSH Meeting Minutes April 2018

PEOSH Meeting Minutes July 2018

PEOSH Meeting Minutes October 20182019

PEOSH Fire Update Part12019 PEOSH Fire Update Part 2

For Additional Information About Employee Health, Especially in Fire Stations, visit the following website – https://www.nj.gov/health/workplacehealthandsafety/peosh/peosh-health-standards/

 

Smoke Alarms Using Mother’s Voice Wake Children Better than High-Pitch Tone Alarms

Good Read – Ritz Tower, NYC 8/1/1932

This is a very interesting article dealing with a difficult situation, where one event leads to a catastrophe. Although it occurred a long time ago, lessons can be learned about code requirements, district familiarization and building inspections.

Click on the link below for the entire article.

March 2018, Ritz Tower Explosion

Lessons Learned from the Hoboken Train Derailment

This article was submitted by one of our members – B.C. Brian Crimmins of the Hoboken F.D

Train Derailment Article

ICS Organizational Chart