Deputy Assistant Fire Chief, Retired - Providence, Rhode Island
Director, LLRMI Fire & EMS Services Division
Curt Varone, director of the fire service division of the Legal Liability Risk Management Institute (LLRMI), has over 40 years of experience in the fire service, retiring in 2008 as a Deputy Assistant Chief with the Providence, RI, Fire Department. He is a practicing attorney licensed in both Rhode Island and Maine, and served as the Director of the Public Fire Protection Division at the NFPA. Curt has written two books, Legal Considerations for Fire and Emergency Services, and Fire Officer's Legal Handbook. He is a contributing editor for Firehouse Magazine and remains active as a deputy chief with the Exeter (RI) Fire Department.