May 11: Improvements to Safety Protocols Planned for 2015 Fire Season


The department of Environment and Natural Resources (ENR) released a report on the 2014 fire season, which lists a number of priority areas to address including improved safety protocols. For example, it recommends that ENR create a “systematic and comprehensive process for managing safety risks and modernize safety practices.” Some upgrades will be done in time for the 2015 fire season, including incident reports and risk analysis of incidents and communication protocols.