Stewart Gary, Citygate’s Fire Practice Principal, was quoted in a WSJ print column and related blog article:
All Heat, No Light, in Fire Data (WSJ print column)
“Mr. Gary, former chief of the Livermore-Pleasanton fire department in California, says fire departments never have been required to develop precise data.” read more.
The Fire Countdown Clock (WSJ Blog article)
“Stewart Gary, fire-practice principal with Citygate Associates LLC, a consulting firm based in Folsom, Calif., said a single guideline isn’t likely to fit each department. ‘Response times should be matched to risks, desired outcomes and topography, road network challenges,’ said Gary, former chief of the Livermore-Pleasanton fire department in California. ‘Its a systems approach, not a single, linear calculation.'” read more.