Dinner is included in the session fee of $30; preferably by check - payable at the event.
Please join us on Tuesday the 13th of November. Ray O’Brocki , a former fire official, code official, ICC building official and currently, a practicing attorney, will share his perspectives and professional observations on high rise wood structure discourse, his being central to the mix in the recent vote for approval by NFPA to add new standards adoptions related to wood construction fire proofing, safety and protection. Philadelphia’s own experience with the Lee Apartment fires (5 Stories plus unprotected attics)and several others provide a spark plug for interesting dialog you will not want to miss. All are welcome, as long as you register…and bring a check (please).
Speaker: RAYMOND O’BROCKI, CBO, was recently the Manager of Fire Service Relations for the American Wood Council. Before that he was the Chief Building Official for the City of Rockville, MD. He retired as the Assistant Fire Chief the Baltimore City Fire Department in 2013. He was appointed fire marshal for Baltimore City in 2008. During his tenure as fire marshal, Baltimore City recorded the three lowest annual fire fatality totals in its history. O’Brocki has served on the Maryland State Child Care Advisory Council, Maryland State Fire Code Update Committee, State Fire Marshals Legislative Working Group in Annapolis and the steering committee for the Mid-Atlantic Life Safety Conference. He has served on the NFPA Urban Fire Safety Task Force and has presented at the National Fire Academy. He is a graduate of the University of Baltimore School of law and a licensed attorney.
This seminar counts for 1 hour of Continuing Professional Development (CPD). If you would like a copy please ask for an email receipt at the end of this form and take a picture of the sign in sheet at the meeting.