Erich Roden is a Battalion Chief with the Milwaukee Fire Department assigned to the 7th Battalion. He is also the Editor-in-Chief of FireRescue and has been a FDIC HOT Instructor since 2002. Erich is also an Instructor with the Milwaukee Area Technical College and serves on the Advisory Board of UL's FSRI and on the Technical Working Group of the NFPA's National Fire Data System Project.
This roundtable discussion from Tracy, Madrzykowski, Alkonis, and Kerber looks at how science and technology, from research to reports to new firefighting devices and computer programs, are aiding firefighters in new ways to battle the enemy.
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