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Adam K. Thiel, Fire News in Focus

Adam K. Thiel Fire News in Focus
by Adam K. Thiel

With more than two decades in the field, Chief Adam K. Thiel FireRescue1's editorial advisor is an active fire chief in the National Capital Region and a former state fire director for the Commonwealth of Virginia. Chief Thiel's operational experience includes serving with distinction in four states as a chief officer, incident commander, company officer, hazardous materials team leader, paramedic, technical rescuer, structural/wildland firefighter and rescue diver. He also directly participated in response and recovery efforts for several major disasters including the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Tropical Storm Gaston and Hurricane Isabel.

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Saturday, December 20, 2014

Line-Of-Duty Deaths

Gus Losleben - 12/10/2014 - [Hardin County, Tennessee] Joyce Craig Lewis - 12/09/2014 - [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania] John Burns - 12/03/2014 - [Myrtle Beach, South Carolina]

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