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  1. Firefighter Health and Safety: NFFF Hosts Occupational Cancer in the Fire Service Strategy Meeting

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    Wed, 21 Jan 2015

    tired of attending funerals for my fire service brothers and sisters who’ve died ..... This is the frustration of a fire service leader looking for answers to something ..... report outlines the trend within the fire service to begin doing more research on diseases

  2. Fire Service History: From the Fire Engineering Vault: The Growth of FDIC

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    Tue, 23 Apr 2013

    Instructors Conference (FDIC) is a major event for the fire service in North America, bringing together tens of thousands ..... tremendous importance in the promotion and achievement of fire service educational work," the article reads. Then only in

  1. Fire Service History: From the Fire Engineering Vault: FDIC in the '60s and '70s

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    Wed, 24 Apr 2013

    the 20th century, the importance of the Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC) was well established in the fire service industry. Fire Engineering magazine profiled the events and innovations from the annual conference, where the concerns

  2. CFSI Accepting Nominations for Fire Service Leadership Award

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    Sun, 11 Jan 2015

    Motorola Solutions Mason Lankford Fire Service Leadership Award. Sponsored jointly ..... late-Mason Lankford, a former fire service leader from the state of Texas ..... federal agency officials and national fire service leaders, is designed to educate

  3. Fire Service Industry News: Attend the 27th National Fire and Emergency Services Symposium

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    Mon, 12 Jan 2015

    to host the annual gathering of fire service leaders in Washington, DC. The ..... Depends on Informed Leaders." As fire service leaders, we understand the importance ..... Symposium to come together as one fire service for a two-day event featuring

  4. Fire Service Industry News: Rosecrance Florian Program Helps Fire Service with Addiction and Mental Health Issues

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    Sat, 20 Dec 2014

    Dan DeGryse Those of us in the fire service encounter traumatic events in the ..... losing a brother or sister in the fire service or we have secondary/vicarious ..... hopes of providing a haven for the fire service . It's the first program in the

  5. Fire Service -Based EMS: The Right Response

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    Thu, 9 Sep 2010

    The Advocates for Fire Service -Based EMS Coalition believe that fire service -based EMS systems are strategically positioned ..... critical response and effective patient care. Fire service -based EMS emphasizes responder safety

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    The Advocates for Fire Service -Based EMS Coalition believe that fire service -based EMS systems are strategically positioned to deliver pre-hospital emergency medical services that incorporate time critical response and effective patient care. Fire service -based EMS emphasizes responder safety, competent and compassionate workers, and cost-effective operations. [MUSIC] [BLANK_AUDIO] [MUSIC] In a medical emergency 90% of the people
    a medical emergency 90% of the people in North America rely on fire service spaced emergency medical services. Because firefighters provide multiple skills, timely arrival, and competent care. For EMS, the right response. Firefighters have dedicated
    the equipment to handle any contingency that comes up. [BLANK_AUDIO] >> Today, Fire - Service Based EMS professionals provide the community with the most rapid response times. And the highest quality of pre hospital patient care possible.
  6. Mixed Results on Capitol Hill for Fire Service in 2014

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    Fri, 19 Dec 2014

    department, including these important fire service grant programs. Unfortunately ..... At the urging of the nation's fire service organization, Congressman Frank ..... DOD) suspended two important fire service programs: the Federal Excess Property

  7. FE Talk: Sexual Harassment in the Fire Service

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    Tue, 14 Oct 2014

    assault, and violence in the fire service . Sexual Violence: Is It a Problem in the Fire Service ? Angela Hughes serves with the ..... has been a member of the career fire service since 1974, beginning his career

  8. Training Basics and Essentials for the Fire Service

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    Fri, 25 Apr 2014

    J. SCOTT THOMPSON In search of fire service excellence, I have concluded that ..... It is a common belief in the fire service that time in rank equals experience ..... DEFINING SUCCESS Although the American fire service shares basically the same mission