The COVID-19 Task Force webinar # 8 continues to provide updates to the fire and EMS service.
This week the speakers will update you in the key areas related to this pandemic.
- IAFC President Fire Chief Gary Ludwig Fire Chief John Sinclair, COVID-19
- Task Force Chair Dr. James Augustine, MD FACEP Member COVID-19
- Task Force Ken LaSala, Director IAFC Government Relations
- Fire Chief Steve Pegram, Chair Economic Crisis Task Force
- Dan DeGryse - Battalion Chief (Retired) Chicago Fire Department and Director of the Rosecrance Florian Program
Chief Steve Pegram, Chair Economic Crisis Task Force will discuss the current economic survey being conducted by the IAFC and encourage the fire service help in the collection of information about this impact to both fire departments and communities.
In addition, Battalion Chief (Ret) Dan DeGryse will discuss topics related to the mental health aspects affecting responders during the COVID-19 pandemic and provide some recommendations on things to watch for in your personnel and steps to help provide them support.