Brian Dale Appointed New Chief Of The Salt Lake City Fire Department

SALT LAKE CITY—The International Academies of Emergency Dispatch® (IAED™) is pleased to announce that Brian Dale, Chair of the Academy’s ED-Q™ Board of Curriculum and former longtime Chair of the IAED Board of Accreditation, was appointed the new Chief of the Salt Lake City Fire Department (SLCFD) on May 4.

Dale has served with the SLCFD in Salt Lake City, Utah, for more than 25 years, and since 2009 was its Deputy Chief of its Administrative Services Bureau under former Chief Kurt Cook.

“Our community is very fortunate to have one of the premier fire departments in the country and a team of leaders that is second to none,” said Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker. “I’m proud to appoint Brian Dale as our next Fire Chief. Brian brings a stellar body of experience and knowledge to this important post and I know he will serve our residents very well.”

Formal approval of Dale’s appointment now moves to the Salt Lake City Council.

About IAED

The IAED is the world’s foremost standard-setting and certification organization for emergency communications with over 57,000 members in 45 countries. More than 3,000 communication centers in 21 languages employ IAED’s protocols and training in medical, fire, and police dispatching. Of those, nearly 200 comm. centers have become Accredited Centers of Excellence (ACEs).

About Infor

Infor is fundamentally changing the way information is published and consumed in the enterprise, helping 73,000 customers in more than 200 countries and territories improve operations, drive growth, and quickly adapt to changes in business demands. Infor offers deep industry-specific applications and suites, engineered for speed, and with an innovative user experience design that is simple, transparent, and elegant. Infor provides flexible deployment options that give customers a choice to run their businesses in the cloud, on-premises, or both. To learn more about Infor, please visit

Request more info from Priority Dispatch

Thank You!

By submitting your information, you agree to be contacted by the selected vendor(s) and that the data you submit is exempt from Do Not Sell My Personal Information requests. View our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Join the discussion

Copyright © 2022 FireRescue1. All rights reserved.