2019 Winter The Dispatcher

Observe Burn Prevention Awareness Week

Martin M. King, State Coordinator, National Fire Sprinkler Association – Wisconsin Chapter (Appeared in the February 2019 issue of The Dispatcher) National Burn Awareness Week is the first week in February, where organizations mobilize burn, fire, and life safety educators to share common burn awareness and prevention messages. Each year, 1.1 million burn injuries require medical attention in the United States (American Burn Association, 2002) with approximately 50,000 of those [...]

2019-06-20T15:53:23+00:00

New Year, New Focus

Martin M. King, State Coordinator, National Fire Sprinkler Association – Wisconsin Chapter (Appeared in the January 2019 issue of The Dispatcher) It's a new year! Now is the time to review last year’s data to determine what needs improvement to reduce the risk of fire, injury, and death within your community. Fire prevention focuses on three aspects: education, Inspection, and enforcement. Review your community outreach during the past year and [...]

2019-06-20T15:52:48+00:00