GREGORY HAVEL has more than 30 years in the fire service, facilities management, and construction. He retired as deputy chief from the Burlington (WI) Fire Department. He is an instructor at Gateway Technical College and the safety director for Scherrer Construction Co. He is a Wisconsin-certified fire officer, inspector, and instructor, and contributes to Fire Engineering and other publications.
The Clarion Events Fire & Rescue Group provides critical cutting-edge firefighting and emergency medical service news, education, equipment and hands-on training. Through our industry-leading publications, digital media and events Clarion’s Fire & Rescue Group covers the latest developments and standards in apparatus and equipment, clinical breakthroughs, and training for firefighters, EMTs, paramedics and those professionals serving in the Fire & EMS Industries. We at Clarion Fire & Rescue hold ourselves to the strictest of standards, ensuring that our service to the first responders equals the industry’s tireless service to us all while maintaining our long-standing mission to “Train and Inform the Fire & EMS Industry."