Dix Hills, NY, Fire Department
Robert Fling has more than 20 years of experience in the fire service and currently is an ex-chief with the Dix Hills, NY, Fire Department. He has contributed to many fire service publications and is a nationally recognized speaker. Fling holds several fire service accreditations, is a New York State-certified emergency medical technician, NFPA-1403 live-fire instructor, AHA CPR instructor, CEVO instructor and is an active member of the NFPA, Town of Huntington Fire Chiefs Council, International Association of Fire Chiefs and FASNY. Fling was also the recipient of the 2015 Firehouse Magazine Outstanding Leadership Award.