The November meeting of MIFDI will be held on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 (NOTE: This is the 5th Wednesday) hosted by the Wilmington Fire Department courtesy of MIFDI member Chief Richard McClellan. We will meet in the Training Room of Wilmington’s Public Safety Building, #1 Adelaide St @ Church St. (Rt.62). There is ample parking behind the station. We last met in Wilmington in February 2013.
The training presentation will be provided by Mr. Jeff Koledo, National Sales Manager for FireDex. Jeff will offer a presentation on PPE including the latest standards, proper cleaning of PPE, bail-out systems, choices of helmets, boots, hoods, etc. There are a variety of choices of PPE for the fire service and PPE is constantly being improved upon for the safety of firefighters. We must remain informed with the all of the latest advances in PPE for our members as well as proper care and cleaning requirements.
0900 Coffee, 1000 Presentation, 1130 Business Meeting, 1215 Lunch
From Rt. I-495; Take Rt. I-93 South to Exit 40 (Rt.62), turn left at the top of the ramp, follow Rt. 62 aprox 2-miles and the station will be on the right.
From I-95/Rt.128; Take Rt. I-93 North (Exit 37B), follow I-93 to Exit 38 (Rt.129), turn right at the top of the ramp onto Rt.129. Rt.129 will merge onto Rt.38. Follow Rt.38 a short distance to Rt. 62. Turn right onto Rt.62 and the station will be on your left.