Fulton chief accepted to group
Posted: Monday, May 30, 2011 6:01 pm
The Institution of Fire Engineers recently announced that Fulton Fire Chief Pete Lamb has been accepted into membership in the international fire engineering organization.
Lamb met stringent admission requirements and criteria including academic qualifications, professional qualifications and fire service qualifications to qualify for membership. He joins more than 12,000 members worldwide in 29 countries who promote the study and development of the fire engineering discipline
The institution’s objective is to promote, encourage and improve the science and practice of fire extinction, fire prevention and fire engineering, and to give an impulse to ideas likely to be useful in connection with or in relation to such science and practice to the members of the institution and to the community at large.
Lamb became the City of Fulton’s fire chief in December 2010. He is a third generation firefighter and has been in the fire service since December 1972.
Lamb is also a graduate of the National Fire Academy’s Executive Fire Officer Program and has been designated by the Commission on Professional Credentialing as a chief fire officer.