Next Monthly Meeting: December 5, 2017

Date: Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Time: Continental Breakfast 8:15 am – 9:00 am/Meeting 9:00 am
Location: Marriott Marquis

1535 Broadway, new York, NY 10036 (45th-46th Streets)

Please bring government ID for security

Topic: Changes to S11, S12 and S13 Certificate of Fitness
Speakers: Chris Ribando, Approved Fire
Host:    John McGurren
Transportation:
A, C, E train to 42nd Street
 1, 2,3, N, R, Q, W to 42nd Street

There will be a fee of $20 per meeting for non-members to attend FSDA Monthly Meetings. This will be applied toward membership if a person joins the Association within the calendar year. Uniformed and civilian members of the FDNY are always welcomed with no charge.

Future Meetings:

No Meetings in June, July or August

December: Marriott Marquis


FSDA 30th Symposium

When: November 8, 2017

The Association will hold our 30th Annual Symposium on November 8th at the JPMorgan Chase mid-town facility (see attachment).  The topic this year is an “High-Rise Building Emergency Preparedness All Hazard Threats” with guest speakers from FDNY, NYPD, and London Fire Brigade.

Opening Remarks: James Leonard, FDNY Chief of Department

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Denis Onieal, Deputy Fire Administrator, US Fire Administration

Guest Speakers:

Joseph Pfeifer, Assistant Chief, FDNY Counterterrorism & Emergency Preparedness

Ralph Gonzalez, Detective, NYPD Counterterrorism Division

Graham Ellis, Assistant Commissioner, London Fire Brigade, Operational Resilience/Special Operations Group

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Pictures from the 30th Annual Fall Seminar


2017 Annual Golf Outing is a SUCCESS!

Where: Douglaston Golf Course

This year’s annual golf outing rescheduled to  Monday, June 5, 2017 at Douglaston Golf Course WAS A GREAT SUCCESS.  

The Executive Board would like to thank all our golfers and sponsors for making this year’s event a success and look forward to seeing you at next year’s outing. 

The raffle for the trip to Hawaii was held on June 5th.We congratulate the winners:

Grand Prize Winner:  Kevin Carlton

2nd Place Winner:   Bruce Willman

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THANKS TO OUR 2017 SPONSORS

SPECIAL SPONSORS
Breakfast Sponsor – Quality Fire Protection Consultants, Inc. 
 Dinner Sponsor- New York Fire Alarm Association

HOLE AND PRIZE SPONSORS

ADVANCED EGRESS SOLUTIONS, INC.

APPROVED FIRE PREVENTION CORP.

BRISCOE PROTECTIVE SERVICES

BROOKFIELD PROPERTIES

CROKER FIRE DRILL CORPORATION

CROSS-FIRE & SECURITY CO., INC.

DIVERSIFIED SECURITY SOLUTIONS, INC.

EBIC PREPAREDNESS SOLUTIONS, LLC

ED HUBERTS & FAMILY

FIRE SCIENCE INSTITUTE – JOHN JAY COLLEGE

FIRECOM, INC (3)

HARVARD PROTECTION SERVICES, LLC

JACK J. MURPHY & ASSOCIATES

LUND FIRE PRODUCTS CO. INC.

MADISON SERVICE CORP.

METRO FIRE SAFETY

MILES FISHER, P.E., FIRE & BUILDING CODE

MODERN SPRINKLER CORP.

MULLIGAN SECURITY (2)

NEW YORK FIRE ALARM ASSOCIATION

NEW YORK FIRE DETECTION

PYROSIGNAL & SUPPRESSION (2)

QUALITY FIRE PROTECTION CONSULTANTS

SAG ENGINEERING & CONSULTING, P.C. (3)

SIMPLEXGRINNELL

STATEWIDE FIRE CORP.

THE DURST ORGANIZATION

THE NEW YORK FIREFIGHTERS BURN CENTER FOUNDATION

TOTAL FIRE PROTECTION

VIKING SUPPLYNET

WEST PENN WIRE

Z.S. ENGINEERING, D.P.C.

ALSO, THANKS TO THE FOLLOWING FOR THEIR DONATIONS: 9-11  MEMORIAL & MUSEUM, BOBBY VAN’S STEAKHOUSE, CAPITAL GRILLE, GOLFTEC, WORLD TRADE CENTER OBSERVATORY


FSDA Display at Fire Museum

On Thursday, October 9, 2014 a ceremony was held to dedicate a display case at the New York City Fire Museum to the six Fire Safety Directors and other heroic citizens who perished on 9-11-2001.

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Items currently on display at the Fire Museum:

Original copy of Local Law #5/1973  – donated by Zygmunt Stazewski, P.E.

FSDA 10th & 20th Anniversary journa – donated by Jack J. Murphy

Fire Engineering Magazine covers (November 2002 article highlights the actions of the fire safety directors and fire wardens on 9/11/2001) – donated by Pennwell Coproration

WTC Occupant Fire Safety Guide – donated by Larry Byrnes, FDNY BC Bn-1 (retired)

WTC Fire Warden Hat – donated by Nick Gaudiosi, FDNY Capt. Lad 7 (retired)

WTC Fire Warden Flashlight – donated by Thomas Byrnes, WTC DFSD

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Family of Philip T. Hayes

DFSD at the WTC

FDNY Engine 217 (retired)

 

 

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Family of William X. Wren

DFSD at the WTC

FDNY Ladder 166 (retired)

 

 

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Nick Gaudiosi, VP of Life Safety at Morgan Stanley, accepting on behalf of Rescorla Family

Richard Rescorla, Director of Security, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter

Colonel (retired) U.S. Army

 

 

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Mr. & Mrs. Crowther and members of the Nyack Fire Dept.

Welles R. Crowther, Sandler,O’Neill & Partners 104th floor WTC

“The Red Bandanna”

 

 

fdsa-wtc-3 James Weck, Nyack Fire Chief; Jefferson Crowther & Allison Crowther, parents of Nyack FF Wells Crowther; Jack J. Murphy, FSDA Chairman; Russell Touhey, FSDA President, Nick Gaudiosi, FSDA Past President and 9/11 Committee Chair; and John Sudnik, FDNY Assistant Chief, Manhattan Borough Command.

Click on the links below to see the brochure and presentation for the dedication

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