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Fire Corps National Advisory Committee met last monthFire Corps National Advisory Committee met last month
Fire Corps is administered through the National Volunteer Fire Council The 2009 Award of Excellence was presented during the meeting to the Mesa (AZ)...
DHS Secretary Napolitano meets with private sector critical infrastructure leaders; launches new web siteDHS Secretary Napolitano meets with private sector critical infrastructure leaders; launches new web site
 Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Janet Napolitano ( Manuel Broussard, FEMA) The meetings were held to discuss critical...
New funding opportunities for veteransNew funding opportunities for veterans
Veterans would like to participate in disaster relief in their communities The conference was hosted by the Corporation for National and...
CSB conduct full investigation of massive tank fire at Caribbean Petroleum RefiningCSB conduct full investigation of massive tank fire at Caribbean Petroleum Refining
The CSB investigative team plans to thoroughly examine the facility's fire safety practice CSB investigators continue to examine the events and circumstances...
UL and NFPA urge consumers to consider safety along with savings during the festive seasonUL and NFPA urge consumers to consider safety along with savings during the festive season
UL and NFPA are working together this season to remind consumers to think about savings and safety Underwriters Laboratories (UL) and the National...
NFPA urges cooks to prevent burningNFPA urges cooks to prevent burning
U.S. firefighters responded to roughly 1,300 home fires involving cooking equipment on Thanksgiving in 2007 The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)...
Verint Systems delivers public safety call-recording solution on Motorola Dimetra-IP TETRA radio platformVerint Systems delivers public safety call-recording solution on Motorola Dimetra-IP TETRA radio platform
Verint's public safety call recording system now supports Motorola's Dimetra IP TETRA network application Verint is extending relationship...
Hurry! Registration for FEMA assistance and SBA loan applications approaches fastHurry! Registration for FEMA assistance and SBA loan applications approaches fast
The Disaster Recovery Center at the Lee Center in Utulei will be open daily except for Sundays The deadline to register with the Federal Emergency...
Craig Fugate (FEMA) keynotes ‘Random Hacks Of Kindness, Disaster Relief Codejam' initiativeCraig Fugate (FEMA) keynotes ‘Random Hacks Of Kindness, Disaster Relief Codejam' initiative
RHoK brings together disaster relief experts and software engineers to develop solutions to critical issues The event brings together top programmers to...
Wildland fire tops list of largest loss fires for the fifth time in 10 years,according to NFPA reportWildland fire tops list of largest loss fires for the fifth time in 10 years,according to NFPA report
The new NFPA report outlines the big losses caused by wildland fires The report appears in the latest issue of NFPA Journal®, the official magazine...
Study reveals effectiveness of fire sprinklers in home firesStudy reveals effectiveness of fire sprinklers in home fires
Prince George's County recorded no deaths in fires in any homes protected by home sprinklers Recent findings from a key study show the...
Perfection Uniforms makes into Business TN Magazine’s list of Hot 100 Tennessee companiesPerfection Uniforms makes into Business TN Magazine’s list of Hot 100 Tennessee companies
Perfection manufactures tough and standard uniforms for the fire, police and rescue service professionals Perfection Uniforms prides itself on incorporating...
Sprinklers compulsory in new American homes from 2011Sprinklers compulsory in new American homes from 2011
All new one- and two- family dwellings in the US are to have residential fire sprinklers starting 2011   American homes are one step closer to...
20th John P. Redmond Symposium held in Los Angeles: 20th John P. Redmond Symposium held in Los Angeles: "Preparing You for Survival - The Fire Ground, the Economy and Beyond"
The IAFF represents more than 296,000 full-time professional firefighters and paramedics  The conference was organised around the theme -...
Chairman Bresland's new YouTube safety message voices concern over pressure vessel explosionsChairman Bresland's new YouTube safety message voices concern over pressure vessel explosions
CSB Chairman John Bresland asked US jurisdictions to adopt the ASME Pressure Vessel Code CSB Chairman John Bresland released a new...
FEMA and USFA publish report on dormitory firesFEMA and USFA publish report on dormitory fires
An estimated average of 3,800 fires occurs each year in university dwellings The Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) United States Fire...
FEMA Administrator Fugate addresses leadership of National Volunteer Organizations Active in DisasterFEMA Administrator Fugate addresses leadership of National Volunteer Organizations Active in Disaster
FEMA Administrator W. Craig Fugate. FEMA/Bill Koplitz Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Craig Fugate yesterday addressed the National...
Cedar Rapids (Iowa) to replace flood damaged Central Fire StationCedar Rapids (Iowa) to replace flood damaged Central Fire Station
 Flood damage in Cedar Rapids, summer 2008. Photography bySusie Shapira/FEMA The team of inspectors found that the Cedar Rapids fire station has...
Department of Homeland Security posts program guidance for 2009 staffing for adequate fire and emergency services (SAFER) grantsDepartment of Homeland Security posts program guidance for 2009 staffing for adequate fire and emergency services (SAFER) grants
The Program Guidance document for the FY2009 SAFER Grants provides a wealth of information on the SAFER program The FY2009 SAFER program has...
<i>My First Ride</i> country music CD benefits IAFF Disaster Relief FundMy First Ride country music CD benefits IAFF Disaster Relief Fund
IAFF members can call their local country radio stations and request "My First Ride" The IAFF Disaster Relief Fund assists the US and Canada...


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