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Dr. Rich Gasaway from SA Matters will be the Opening Keynote Speaker for this year’s FDSOA Health and Safety Conference in Phoenix AZ this coming January.

He will be presenting - The Sinister Seven: Deadly Situational Awareness Barriers Every Incident Safety Officers Needs to Know

2024 Annual Health and Safety Conference

January 14-18, 2024

Downtown Phoenix Arizona

Join safety officers from across the country for a week full of education, awareness, and networking!

FDSOA has partnered with Fire Industry Education Resource Orientation (F.I.E.R.O.), Science Alliance, Firefighter Cancer Support Network (FCSN), and The FIRST Center to deliver timely information and new topics.

The main conference features topics ranging from cancer support and prevention to fire station design, firefighter health and fitness, and ISO/HSO functional skills. Sessions are intended to broaden all emergency responders' safety awareness and health and wellness knowledge.

Join us for a 2-Day HSO or ISO academy, "The 5 Reads", Accident Investigation, or PPE Health and Safety Workshop PRE-CON before the main conference.

Stay after the main conference for our POST-CON Nerd Stock, which premiered last year and was very popular.

Pre-Con Sessions • January 14-15
ISO 2-Day Academy • $675
HSO 2-Day Academy • $675
"The 5 Reads" • $300
Conducting Reviews and Accident Investigations in the Fire Service • $300
PPE Health and Safety • $300

Main Conference • January 16-17 • $675
Vendor Welcome Reception Tuesday, January 16 •  5:00 - 6:30PM

Tuesday General Session Speaker - Dr. Rich Gasaway - Presenting: The Sinister Seven: Deadly Situational Awareness Barriers Every Incident Safety Officers Needs to Know

Wednesday General Session Speaker - Dr. Lori Moore-Merrell, FEMA, United States Fire Administrator.

Post-Con Session • January 18

Science Alliance - Nerdstock • $150

Our Conference Venue

Sheraton Phoenix Downtown
340 N 3rd Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004

(602) 262-2500

$239 Exclusive Conference Room Rate

Reservations will be accepted at the discounted group rate until December 12th, 2023 or until the block is full, whichever occurs first.

***If you find the Sheraton block to be full, here are two alternative hotels.***

These two locations are a 5-minute walk (1 block away) from the Sheraton Downtown and room rates are comparable to the block room rate.

Westin Phoenix Downtown
333 N. Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ

Hyatt Regency
122 N. 2nd Street
Phoenix, AZ

Member registration fee $100

Non-Members Fee • $200

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