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  1. Volunteer Firefighter, 16, Continues Recovery from Burns Suffered in VA Fire

    Online Articles

    Fri, 24 Jul 2015

    Washington (DC) - A 16-year-old Marshall volunteer firefighter underwent seven hours of ..... Hospital Center, where county career and volunteer firefighters have gathered to offer support ..... career staff and one from the Warrenton Volunteer Fire Company—received treatment at

  2. Fire Service Industry News: National Volunteer Fire Council Call for Presentations

    Online Articles

    Sat, 11 Jul 2015

    The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) is now accepting ..... should address methods and strategies for volunteer recruitment. Examples include (but ..... utilizing new technologies, marketing volunteer opportunities, identifying and targeting

  3. Volunteer Firefighting: New Jersey Official Says Volunteer Firefighters, Rescue Squads Scamming Retirement System

    Online Articles

    Wed, 8 Jul 2015

    Jersey state comptroller says that some volunteer fire departments and first aid squads ..... deposits into tax-deferred accounts for volunteer firefighters and responders who earn ..... politics/index.ssf/2015/07/ volunteer _fire_first_aid_squads_scamming

  4. Volunteer Firefighting: Ohio Township Disbands Fire Department

    Online Articles

    Wed, 15 Jul 2015

    Madison Township (OH) officials voted to disband its volunteer fire department and enter into a contract with neighboring Hanover Volunteer Fire Department for fire and EMS service, according to a report. The Columbus Dispatch reports that the

  5. Fire Service Industry News: NVFC Launches Fire Department Volunteer Recruitment Portal

    Online Articles

    Thu, 28 May 2015

    The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) today launched ..... component of its new Make Me a Firefighter volunteer recruitment campaign. Departments can ..... join the campaign and showcase their volunteer opportunities. Volunteer firefighters

  6. Fire Service Industry News: Volunteer Responder Incentive Protection Act Introduced in the House

    Online Articles

    Tue, 23 Jun 2015

    David Reichert (R-WA) introduced the Volunteer Responder Incentive Protection Act ..... taxation. "On behalf of the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) I'd like to thank ..... this critical legislation to help local volunteer emergency services agencies recruit and

  7. Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition Board Welcomes National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and National Volunteer Fire Council

    Online Articles

    Thu, 4 Jun 2015

    Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) and the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) have joined its all- volunteer Board of Directors. Chief Ron Siarnicki ..... The NVFC represents the interests of the volunteer fire, EMS, and rescue services nationally

  8. Fire Department Public Education: Seymour (TN) Volunteer Fire Department Invests in Local Kids' Summer Safety

    Online Articles

    Wed, 20 May 2015

    The Seymour (TN) Volunteer Fire Department, in cooperation with East Tennessee ..... Seymour Fire Department is an all volunteer organization covering 102 square miles ..... be found on FaceBook as “Seymour Volunteer Fire Department”, on Twitter

  9. Volunteer Texas Firefighter Responds to Call, Saves Own Family

    Online Articles

    Tue, 9 Jun 2015

    A Texas volunteer firefighter responded to a head-on collision, only to discover his wife and ..... said Van Riper, the assistant fire chief at the Thomas Lake Road Volunteer Fire Department told KTRK. Van Riper’s wife, Amber, suffered

  10. Rethinking Recruitment and Retention for the Volunteer Fire Department

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 13 Apr 2015

    the dwindling staff of the country's volunteer fire departments. According to the most ..... and dire warnings about the demise of volunteer fire departments, various countermeasures ..... recruitment and retention dilemma in volunteer fire departments is a big challenge