Director of Transportation Appointed to NFPA Committee
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For Immediate Release
December 01, 2009
Released By:
Fire Department
For More Information Contact:
Steve MacDonald
Steve.MacDonald.bfd@cityofboston.gov

Director of Transportation Shawn Herlihy was selected to serve on a National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards committee.

Shawn will work on the NFPA 1071:the Standard for Emergency Vehicle Technician Professional Qualifications Technical Committee.

This Committee is responsible for establishing professional qualifications for personnel working on emergency vehicles. These standards are for those who diagnose, maintain and repair emergency vehicles nationwide.

Shawn is a certified Emergency Vehicle Technician (EVT) who is responsible for the department's Fleet operations. He has over 20 years of experience, including diesel instructor for Universal Technical Institute, service manager for truck repair and maintenance at Bayside Mitsubishi and as a mechanic with the Town of Stoughton Fire Department.

In addition to holding EVT certification, Shawn also is a Master Medium/Heavy Truck Technician with L2, ASE Automotive Technician, Navistar Certified Technician and has a CDL license.Congratulations to Shawn!

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