Safety and Survival Seminar Honors 'Charleston 9'

The nation's top fire service instructors will be in Charleston in late April to share their expertise. CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Some of the nation's top fire service instructors will be in town here in late April to share their expertise. The Charleston...


"They kept them from the same fate," the captain said.

The safety seminar attracted people from at least 27 states and Canada as well as throughout New England. Volunteer companies as well as combination and career departments sent personnel to participate.

In April in Charleston, Maloney and other Worcester officers will take a look at how their department has changed since that tragic night in December/ Their symposiums have ended. The effort has become known as "6 4 6" -- six seminars for six fallen.

 

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