Chief Vires, Austin Fire Department, speaking to Committee of Urban Affairs at Texas Capitol on how firefighting has become increasing dangerous in regards to exposure due to various toxic situations.
Mrs. Smith Speaks FOR Cancer Bill at Texas Capitol to Committee on Urban Affairs. Mrs. Smith Speaks on issues faced by the family while battling cancer, and how the "Cancer Bill" would help surviving families during their hardships.
Former Austin City Council member and Austin Firefighter Mike Martinez speaking in SUPPORT of Cancer Bill to the Committee on Urban Affairs at Texas Capitol.
This is a presentation to the City of Austin Public Safety Commission meeting on May 29, 2016 by the ESD4 President and the Austin Firefighters Association.
Emergency Response Time Deficiencies – See Austin Firefighters Association Bob Nicks identify the Austin neighborhoods under-served and discuss practical solutions.
This video is a combined Austin Firefighters Association and Austin Fire Department presentation from the March 7th Public Safety Commission meeting. The first 15 minutes of this presentation lays out the causes of the emergency response time deficiencies as well as practical solutions for each deficiency cause.