Fire Chiefs conclude meeting on cooperation

Fire Chief Clive Richardson said on Monday that Fire Chiefs from within the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Expert Group, met last week to discuss various forms of cooperation.

Fire Chiefs from Aruba, Curacao, Sint Maarten, BES Islands (Bonaire, St. Eustatius, Saba), the secretary for the Fire Chief of Saba, representatives from the Fire Department in the Netherlands, held discussions with respect to cooperation and the way forward.

PHOTO CUTLINE: Expert Work Group.

The agenda points discussed during the meeting related to training of fire department personnel, education and firefighting equipment.

The meeting took place on Sint Maarten, and is held about twice a year on one of the islands.