Mark Esker, with the Burns Recovered group spoke at the Jefferson County Fire Marshals Association meeting October 10, 2019. The meeting was held at the Mapaville Fire Protection District. Mark spoke about how he was burned and how it affected his life.
The St. Louis Fire Sprinkler Association did a side-by-side burn demonstration on Saturday October 12, 2019 at the Open House at Rock Community Fire Protection District House 1. A good crowd was on hand to watch the performance of the fire sprinkler in the Sprinkler Protected room and saw the flashover in the unsprinklered room. [...]
41 Years of Service Mike Mahler, the Business Agent for Sprinkler Fitters Union Local 268 retired on August 30, 2019. He will be replaced by Bob Stuart. Mike was initiated into Local 268 on June 6, 1978. He became Business Manager in June of 1997. He received plaques from the Fire Sprinkler Alliance and from [...]
The St. Charles County Association of Code Officials (SCCACO) had Mark Esker with the Burns Recovered group speak at their meeting on October 2, 2019 at the St. Peters City Hall. Mark is a burn survivor. At the age of 18 he was burned over 70% of his body. He said the fire sprinkler system [...]
The St. Louis Fire Sprinkler Alliance did a Side-By-Side Burn Demonstration for the Jefferson County Fire Engine Rally on Saturday September 28, 2019. This year's Rally was dedicated to Pvt. Kieth Parker of the Crestwood Fire Department who passed away earlier this year. The Master of Ceremonies was Retired Assistant Fire Chief Glenn Nivens. Paul [...]