Seattle (WA) Fire Department and the United States Air Force
MIKE GAGLIANO has more than 30 years of firecrashrescue experience with the Seattle (WA) Fire Department and the United States Air Force. He has written numerous fire service articles and is coauthor of the book Air Management for the Fire Service. He is a member of the Fire Engineering, FDIC International, and the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute advisory boards. He retired from Seattle as a captain.
Gagliano looks at what he considers the next great technological advancement in delivering air to responding firefighters, improving close-quarters firefighting and allowing firefighters a longer opportunity to extinguish the fire.
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