As a published author, Paul Stein, has written a number of articles.

To use any of the articles please include the following acknowledgment:

Paul Stein is a 30 year veteran with the Santa Monica Fire Department. Chief Stein has a B/A in Management, is a Master Instructor, and is a former “California Fire Instructor of the Year.” Visit for additional information or to contact Mr. Stein directly.


The Expert Fire Witness

No More Firefighter Safety Lip Service

Role Models

Everyone’s A Teacher Part 1

Everyone’s A Teacher Part 2