It is in great sadness, that we as a Brotherhood, post the 65th Line Of Duty Deaths for 2015 from the United States Fire Administration. Fellow Brother Firefighter & Ex-Fire Chief Sean M. Benson Sr. 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 Paramus Fire Department.
Sean M. Benson
Years of Service: 32
Date of Incident: 09/23/2015
Time of Incident: 1427hrs
Date of Death: 09/23/2015
Fire Department: Paramus Fire Department
Address: 1 Jockish Square, Paramus NJ 07652
Fire Department Chief: Craig Burrows
Incident Description: Firefighter and Ex-Fire Chief Benson was found unresponsive at home several hours after responding with Paramus Fire Department, Company 2, to a local restaurant for a fire alarm activation. Firefighter Benson was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
Incident Location: Pending
Tribute is being paid to Firefighter/Ex-Fire Chief Shean M. Benson at http://apps.usfa.fema.gov/firefighter-fatalities/
To date, 65 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2015. Year-to-date and annual USFA firefighter fatality reports are posted online at http://apps.usfa.fema.gov/firefighter-fatalities/fatalityData/stati...