It is in great sadness, that we as a Brotherhood, post the 40th Line Of Duty Death for 2014 from the United States Fire Administration. Fellow Brother Firefighter & Deputy Fire Chief David Fiori has made the ultimate sacrifice in love for their fellow man. Our sincerest condolences go out to his family, friends and our Brothers & Sisters with the New Britain Fire Department.
Rank: Deputy Chief
Years of Service: 36
Date of Incident: 05/25/2014
Time of Incident: 2200hrs
Date of Death: 05/26/2014
Fire Department: New Britain Fire Department
Address: 27 West Main Street, New Britain, CT 06051
Fire Department Chief: Thomas Ronalter
Incident Description: While working his shift, Deputy Chief Fiori fell ill at approximately 2200hrs on Sunday (05/25/2014). Firefighters immediately provided medical care to Fiori and then transported him to the Hospital of Central Connecticut where he passed away at approximately 0330hrs on Monday (05/26/2014).
Incident Location: 253 Beaver Street, New Britain, CT 06051
Tribute is being paid to Deputy Chief David Fiori at http://apps.usfa.fema.gov/firefighter-fatalities/
To date, 40 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2014. Year-to-date and annual USFA firefighter fatality reports are posted online at http://apps.usfa.fema.gov/firefighter-fatalities/fatalityData/stati...