Annual Reports

Issue 1 and Volume 110.

Annual Reports Manila Fire Prevention Pamphlet Fire Prevention Week in the Philippine Islands was held March 1-7, 1956. As in the past, the Manila Fire Department prepared an interesting booklet. Chief Cruz has adapted from the United States much factual data and pictures dealing with fire hazards and fire prevention. Clifton, N. J., ’55 Report Chief Engineer John Zanet of the Clifton, N. J., Fire Department reports 756 alarms with a loss total of $283,790 for the year 1955. Contracts were let during this period for the installation of radio in all vehicles. The Chief recommends a new headquarters building to adjoin the present alarm office. Everett, Wash. Alarms Up, Losses Down Fire Chief F. F. Schroeder reported that alarms of fire had climbed to 809 but that losses were cut 33 per cent to $50,123 in the year 1955. This represents a per capita loss of $1.32. The use…

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