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  1. Volunteer Firefighting: Volunteer Firefighters Exempt from Obamacare Provisions

    Online Articles

    Mon, 13 Jan 2014

    Department: Treasury Ensures Fair Treatment for Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Under ..... important question arises about how the hours of volunteer firefighters and other volunteer emergency responders should be taken into account

  2. Fire-Based EMS News: MD Fire Chief Orders Volunteer Company to Leave Ambulance in Service

    Online Articles

    Thu, 15 Aug 2013

    Department has been notified by one of its volunteer corporations that the basic life support ..... within the next week. The Morningside Volunteer Fire Company, Inc., Prince George ..... Bashoor sent a letter today to Morningside Volunteer Chief Michael White ordering him to keep

  3. Fire Service Industry News: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act Passes Senate as Part of Unemployment Insurance Extension

    Online Articles

    Mon, 14 Apr 2014

    passed H.R. 3979, the Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders ..... Obamacare) to clarify in statute that volunteer emergency responders are not counted ..... essentially codify the Treasury regulations for volunteer emergency responders.

  4. FDIC 2014: Session: Training Volunteer Company Officers

    Conference Sessions

    Tue, 8 Apr 2014

    09 2014 - 3:30PM - 5:15PM Training Volunteer Company Officers Uxbridge (MA) Fire ..... Description The class is targeted to volunteer firefighters who are or aspire to be ..... liabilities placed on their shoulders. A volunteer officer's biggest impact will be on

  5. FDIC 2014: Session: Mapping Your Way to Successful Leadership in Your Volunteer Department

    Conference Sessions

    Wed, 9 Apr 2014

    Way to Successful Leadership in Your Volunteer Department Past Chief Description New members of volunteer fire departments will be assisted in ..... volunteers. New and up-and-coming volunteer fire officers will be faced with an increase

  6. Volunteer Firefighting: VA Volunteer Firefighters Threaten to Leave Stations

    Online Articles

    Tue, 30 Jul 2013

    reportedly made comments that their volunteer counterparts found insulting, members of the Spotsylvania Volunteer Fire Department (SVFD) has threatened ..... training requirements for its career and volunteer firefighters. The article quoted a

  7. Firefighting News: Former Louisiana Volunteer Firefighter Faces 20 Counts of Arson

    Online Articles

    Tue, 18 Mar 2014

    A former volunteer firefighter wanted on arson charges was arrested in connection with ..... said he was released after posting a $30,000 bond. He had been a volunteer fireman with the Washington Parish Fire District No. 2 since November

  8. FDIC 2014: Session: Mapping Your Way to Successful Leadership in Your Volunteer Department

    Conference Sessions

    Wed, 9 Apr 2014

    Mapping Your Way to Successful Leadership in Your Volunteer Department Session # Format: Classroom Session (Single Speaker/1.45 HOUR) Ability Level Ability Level: All Levels

  9. Fire Service Industry News: Morningside VFD Elects to be All Volunteer

    Online Articles

    Mon, 18 Nov 2013

    EMS) Department and the Morningside Volunteer Fire Department (MVFD) met to discuss ..... will move forward with becoming an all volunteer fire/EMS Department and provide staffing ..... emergency medical transport services. Volunteer Chief Michael J. White Sr. stated

  10. The Professional Volunteer Fire Department: History, Heritage, and Pride

    Online Articles

    Thu, 22 Aug 2013

    Thomas A. Merrill Most, if not all, volunteer fire departments have a rich and vibrant ..... department pride , and the professional volunteer fire department should certainly be proud ..... fire service as well. Explain how the volunteer fire service formed and developed in