Jim Mason

Jim Mason has over 20 years in the fire service and serves as a lieutenant with the Chicago Fire Department. As a firefighter he has been assigned to engines, trucks and heavy rescue squads. He is a lecturer on fireground operations and is currently serving on a International Association of Fire Fighters committee to help develop a Firefighter Self-Survival program. You can contact Jim by e-mail at: jmasoncfd@yahoo.com.

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