The recent major fire on the Port Hills brought a focus on the significant risk to business from fire hazards. The club’s keynote address at the club luncheon on 7 August, The Business of Fire Control will be delivered by Steve Turek Assistant National Commander at New Zealand Fire Service. His area of responsibility is north of the Waitaki to the top of the south island and includes the West Coast.
Steve Turek was previously an Assistant Commissioner with the London Fire brigade. He joined London in 2006 after serving for more than 30 years with the New Zealand Fire Service from Firefighter to Commander of the Auckland Fire Region. Prior to this he was National Director of Operations and Training based at the National Headquarters in Wellington.
He was educated at Charles Sturt University and the Australian Institute of Police Management
Time: 12:30 pm, Monday 7th August 2017.
Keynote Topic: The Business of Fire Control