National Occupational Injury Research Symposium (NOIRS)
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Fred Schimmel, B.A.
Fred Schimmel is a Senior Engineer and Compliance Officer for SJC Industries and Goshen Coach. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the Purdue University.
SJC Industries is the second largest maker of ambulances in the United States with the brands of McCoy-Miller, Marque and Premiere. SJC recently introduced the industry's first side-loading ambulance.
Mr. Schimmel has been a member of the South West Fire District for over 28 years and served as Assistant Fire Chief for 5½ years and a Medic for 9 years. Mr. Schimmel is the Past President of the Ambulance Manufacturers Division (AMD) of the National Truck Equipment Association; Chairman of the AMD Technical Committee; and a member of the National Fire Protection Association 1917 Committee for ambulances.
Mr. Schimmel’s work experience in the ambulance industry spans 31 years.
- Page last reviewed: May 10, 2012 (archived document)
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- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Division of Safety Research