|On Oct. 7, 2017, the Ontario County Volunteer Fire Police Association hosted their thrid annual Safety Seminar, from 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM. The seminar was held at the Canandaigua American Legion on Norh Main Street and was attended by 67 fire police members from Ontario, Seneca and Wayne Counties. Topics were instructed by members of the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office and were as follows:
Use of Detours at Traffic Incidents and Visibility for First Responders – Lt. David Cirencione
“Verbal Judo” – De-escalation techniques for fire police – Dep. Zachary Hudgins
Accident Investigation/Reconstruction – Sgt. Michael Rago
All attendees received training hours and vendors were on location as fire police equipment and apparel was sold and raffled.
Next years’ seminar is being planned for Spring 2018.