fire warden

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Noun1.fire warden - an official who is responsible for managing and protecting an area of forestfire warden - an official who is responsible for managing and protecting an area of forest
coyote - a forest fire fighter who is sent to battle remote and severe forest fires (often for days at a time)
fire fighter, fire-eater, firefighter, fireman - a member of a fire department who tries to extinguish fires
functionary, official - a worker who holds or is invested with an office
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The bureau maintains a fire-detection system, and works with fire wardens and volunteer fire departments to ensure they are trained in the latest advances in fire prevention and suppression.
Private fire wardens have been on 24-hour watch since the flats failed tests following last summer's fire, which killed at least 71.
FLAT owners at a swanky Salford apartment block must foot a PS100,000 bill to pay for fire wardens following a court ruling.
But although the trust made changes to fire evacuation procedures, based fire wardens on site and provided additional fire training, it didn't see these as longterm solutions and moving patients out to properly assess and deal with the issues was the only way forward.
These include presence of fire-extinguishers, fire-alarm system, fire-fighting hose reel, emergency exits, emergency response plan, presence of fire team/volunteers, or fire wardens.
The fire wardens extinguished fires as per the training instructions.
Residents of Castlebank Drive in the Glasgow Harbour development also have two fire wardens on the site round the clock.
The company say that the failure does not mean that the building is unsafe but that it will introduce 24-hour fire wardens, install sprinklers, remove and replace the cladding.
All of our premises are inspected independently by the local Fire Authority on a monthly basis, as well as being regularly inspected by the Trust's safety team and fire wardens.
The tour left a great impression on the children as some shared their thoughts on becoming pilots, aircraft engineers, firemen and fire wardens in the future," added OAMC.
Wildland fire management, including prevention and suppression, has been a traditional role of forest rangers, who were originally known as fire wardens.
The main objective of our district fire wardens is passing along information from the weather service, looking a day or two ahead as to what they can expect for fire conditions.