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What's New at IAFF 1580
Local 1580 Telephone Fundraiser
Canton  Firefighters Local 1580 is currently conducting a telephone-based fundraising drive that will last for the next few weeks. Proceeds will go entirely to the Canton-community-based organization.Any questions, call 781-821-5095 ext0. Read More...
CFD Open House
2014 Open House October is Fire prevention month. Join us this saturday10/11 for our annual Open House. We will be doing a live burn to demonstrate the importance of sprinklers anf smoke detectors, auto-extrication, station tours, and more. Open house will be held at Station 1 from 10-2pm. Station 1 is located at 99 Revere St,Canton ,Ma 02021. Read More...
Annual Charity Hockey Benefit
Canton Fire Local 1580 Annual Charity Hockey benefit is scheduled for 3/8. It starts at 7 and will have 2 games. 1st game will be randolph Fire/Pd vs Stoughton Fire/Pd. Second Game will be Canton vs Foxboro. There will be a live DJ, great auction items, 50/50 chuck a puck raffle. Admission is free and all $ goes to local charities. Read More...
CFD Open House
Canton Fire will be hosting its annual Open House this saturday 10/19 from 10-2pm at CFD headquarters located at 99 Revere St, Canton Ma. There will be a Live burn and sprinkler demonstration, Jaws of life demo, Tour of Fire station, Fire truck demonstrations, Fire safety info, activities for kids, Food and drinks, and a firetruck bouncy house. Read More...
Sport's Injury Clinic
On Wednesday April 4th, Canton Fire Department in conjunction with Brockton Hospital and Canton resident Dr. Dan Muse will present a sports injury clinic to Canton’s youth coaches and parents at the Canton Public Library from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm.  Dr. Muse and his emergency department colleague, Dr. Read More...
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HB 5097 Signed into Law
10/21/14 - IAFF Local 3472
Brothers and Sisters, I have great news to pass on.  Our bill, HB 5097, was passed by the legislature and signed by the Governor into law.  This is the bill that exempted us from Public Act 54.
2014 Election Results
10/21/14 - Crowley Professional FireFighters Association
CPFFA would like to congratulate our newest Executive Board Members! On October 18th, CPPFA held elections for the Vice President and Trustee(s) positions. Please help us congratulate these gentlemen for joining the team! Mr. Shawn Horn won the election as our newest Vice President. We also welcome aboard Mr. Brice Broyles and Mr. Mike Wissel to the positions of Trustees.
Message From President Schaitberger on Ebola Preparedness
10/20/14 - Professional Fire Fighters of Massachusetts
View in Browser Now Is the Time to Get Prepared IAFF members - the professional fire fighters and paramedics who are first on scene in an emergency -- must be ready to respond to possible cases of Ebola.
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10/20/14 - Professional Fire Fighters of McKinney, IAFF Local 2661
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PFFM Endorses Seth Moulton for US Congress
10/20/14 - IAFF Local 739
PFFM Endorses Seth Moulton  The membership of the PFFM unanimously endorsed Seth Moulton for US Congress at the October meeting.  Please watch for further details on upcoming events where we will work to support and elect our PFFM endorsed candidate.
President Schaitberger Speaks on Ebola
10/20/14 - IAFF Local 739
View in Browser Now Is the Time to Get Prepared IAFF members - the professional fire fighters and paramedics who are first on scene in an emergency -- must be ready to respond to possible cases of Ebola.
Fire Ops 101 Video
10/20/14 - IAFF Local 4416
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SFD study 2014
10/20/14 - IAFF Local 1464
Candidate Endorsement
10/20/14 - IAFF 3718
Here is the list of candidates that we are endorsing for this election cycle. State Repesentatives Harold Copenhaver Homer Lenderman Jack Ladyman City Council  Ann Williams Early Voting hours start today and hours are: Monday thru Friday 8am to 6pm Saturday 10am to 4pm You can go to www.voterview.org and view the entire ballot before voting.
November Election
10/20/14 - Colorado Professional Fire Fighters
MEMORANDUM October 16, 2014 TO: All CPFF Members FROM: Mike Rogers, President RE: November Election Beginning on October 14, 2014 CPFF firefighters and their families across the state will have begun receiving their mail ballots in the mail.
Dispute Draws to a Close
10/20/14 - Denton Fire Fighters Association
    Arbitrator rules fire marshal’s appointment fell within guidelines By Megan Gray-Hatfield Denton Record-Chronicle Staff Writer Published: 19 October 2014 11:42 PM       A dispute between the Denton Fire Fighters Association and the city has come to an end after more than a year.
Care Enough to Wear Pink
10/20/14 - Professional Fire Fighters of McKinney, IAFF Local 2661
Once again, members of Local 2661 are trading traditional blues for pink in support of cancer awareness.  All proceeds from the sale of pink shirts go to the Susan G.
Insurance Information
10/20/14 - IAFF Local 21
Police and Fire Insurance Association Payroll Deduction Ends 01/01/2015 If you have Police and Fire Insurance Association and/or want information on better choices of supplemental insurance coverage, contact Mike Cox. We have insurance benefits with great rates and coverage due to relationships with many insurance companies.   I'm your benefit coordinator.
Nozzle Testing
10/19/14 - New London Fire Fighters
The New London Fire Department is in the process of replacing all of our nozzles through monies awarded from a grant. Each group has been doing some hands on testing. Below is Group 4, picture taken by FF Passero.
Coquitlam Firefighters Charitable Society Pink Pancake Breakfast
10/19/14 - International Association of Firefighters Local 1782
They’re the first faces you see when you have an emergency and need help. And when one of their own is in need of support, firefighters are just as quick to lend a hand. That’s the idea behind a tasty fundraiser that will fill your stomach with pink goodness.   Next Saturday (Oct.
Fire Fighter Response to Ebola
10/18/14 - UPFFA
IAFF Urges Affiliates to Conduct Ebola Stand-downs https://flipboard.
Endorsements
10/18/14 - IAFF Local 3666
IAFF Local 3666 Endorses the Following Candidates for: County Executive: Blaine Young County Council Race: District 4: Jessica Fitzwater District 5: Kirby Delauter At Large: Billy Shreve Susan Reeder Jessee.
Fire Fighter Response to Ebola
10/17/14 - Boston Fire Fighters
Fire Fighter Response to Ebola IAFF Urges Affiliates to Conduct Ebola Stand-downs https://flipboard.
2014 IAFF and CPF Memorials
10/17/14 - IAFF Local 1014
2014 IAFF & CPF Memorials Local 1014 Executive Board works with our Department, our Honor Guard, Chaplains, and our Fire Chief to honor our fallen each year at the IAFF, CPF and Department Fallen Firefighter memorials. Family First is our motto on honoring and remembering our fallen.
Children's Christmas Party
10/17/14 - IAFF Local 794
Join us on December 13th for the annual Children's Christmas Party! The party will be held at Angelo's Steak & Pancake House beginning at 9am. This years party is being organized by VP Bill Venezia, please contact Bill with any questions.
FRS Seminar Bossier City
10/17/14 - PFFA
Debate Watch Event - 10-21-14
10/17/14 - IAFF Local 2546
2014 OSFFC Election Endorsements
10/17/14 - IAFF Local 1159
2014 OSFFC GENERAL ELECTION ENDORSEMENTS Below you will find the Oregon State Fire Fighter Councils endorsement list.   If your house or senate race is not listed, we have not taken a position in that race.  We hope you consider these endorsements and will vote this election season.
Owosso Firefighter/Paramedic Eligibility List (Deadline: 11/3/2014)
10/17/14 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
OCT. 17, 2014: The City of Owosso is creating an eligibility list for Fire Fighter/Paramedic.
Firefighters hand out winter coats at Herig Elementary School
10/17/14 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
OCT. 17, 2014: Kindergarten through fourth graders got new coats hands-delivered by the brave men and women from the Saginaw Fire Department.
Fire Fighter Respnse to Ebola
10/17/14 - IAFF 421
Fire Fighter Response to Ebola
10/17/14 - IAFF 421
Paycheck Protection
10/17/14 - Pennsylvania Professional Fire Fighters Association
Firefighters Halloween Ball 2014
10/17/14 - Professional Fire Fighters Of Alabama
Suburban lawmakers end ban on moonlighting Grand Rapids firefighters
10/17/14 - Paul Hufnagel
A clause in a union contract with Grand Rapids city firefighters appears to be outlawed by a bill Gov. Rick Snyder signed this week.
Lt. James "Skip" Doherty Square
10/17/14 - IAFF Local 902
May 23, 1969; An afternoon fire alarm was triggered at Malden Hospital and Ladder 3 was cruising over to investigate — but there was an accident at the intersection of Highland and Pleasant streets, which took the life Lt. James Doherty
Wiess Funeral Information
10/16/14 - Medford Firefighters Local 1431
Brothers and Sisters, The service for Captain Tom Weiss from Winston Dillar is scheduled for this Sunday at the Douglas County Fairgrounds in Roseburg. See below for more information. On Saturday October 18, 2014 at 15:00 any available fire service personnel are invited to come to the Douglas County Fair Grounds Complex in Roseburg, OR.  Located off I-5 exit 123 south of Roseburg.
IAFF / SPFF Ebola Information
10/16/14 - IAFF Local 2546
Brothers and Sisters: We want you to know we are always concerned for your safety and as such have sent the letter pasted below to each of your Department's Fire Chief. For your safety and information we recommend you go to the IAFF link posted below and review the info provided to your employer.
Boxing Event
10/16/14 - IAFF Local 740
https://tickets.porttix.com/public/daily_events_list.asp Come support Firefighter J. Quirk at his pro debut.
Public safety millage on ballot for Saginaw
10/16/14 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
OCT. 16, 2014: One city is relying on its residents to pass a millage to continue paying for its police officers and firefighters.
Firefighter job announcement for the City of Livonia
10/16/14 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
OCT. 16, 2014: Applications for this examination must be received at the office of the Civil Service Department, 33000 Civic Center Drive, Livonia, MI 48154, no later than 5:00 p.m, Friday, November 7, 2014, in order to be accepted.
P.N.S.Y Firefighters respond mutual aid to the City of Portsmouth
10/16/14 - IAFF F-123
Shipyard firefighters responded on a mutual aid run to the City of Portsmouth for a chimney fire yesterday morning.  Ladder Co. 81 operated on the scene. The link below is the article as seen in seacoastonline.com: http://www.seacoastonline.
Londonderry L-3160 Fundraisers
10/16/14 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
Capital Article...
10/16/14 - IAFF Local 1563
October 16, 2014 Brothers & Sisters: The Capital Gazette began a story yesterday evening in regards to the futures of both the Police and Fire Chief. An excerpt of the article is below: That has been a key question for Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis and Fire Chief Michael Cox, as they look ahead to what happens after the Nov. 4 general election.
2015 Annual Open Enrollment Open House
10/16/14 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
Open House Department of Public Safety Human Resources Division 2015 Open Enrollment ends October 31, 2014 Do you have questions? Do you need help enrolling? Come to the Open House for help Refreshments will be provided Denver Fire October 21, 2014 7:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 745 W.
EXPO Boxing
10/16/14 - IAFF Local 740
Retirement Party
10/16/14 - Belmont Firefighters
Local 1637 will be hosting a Retirement Party on Friday November 21, 2014 for our 5 most recent retirees: Lt. Steve Hodgdon Lt. John Forte FF Charlie Foote FF Elijah Debnam Dispatcher Bob Dally The dinner is scheduled for 6pm on Friday November 21st at the Montvale Plaza, 54 Montvale Ave, Stoneham, Mass. If you would like to attend, the cost is $50 per ticket.
Membership Appreciation Party
10/15/14 - San Diego Firefighters Emerald Society
Hey Folks, Don't Forget.
Burbank Firefighter Raise Awareness of Breast Cancer
10/15/14 - BURBANK FIREFIGHTERS LOCAL #778
     It is breast cancer awareness month and once again Burbank Firefighters have traded in their usual blue and black uniform shirts for pink ones for the remainder of October as they raise awareness for breast cancer research.
Passing of Retired Captain Dave Ross
10/15/14 - International Association of Firefighters Local 1782
It is a with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Retired Captain Dave Ross.  Dave was a member of IAFF Local 1782 working for Coquitlam Fire Rescue from 1973 to 2009.  He lost his battle with esophageal cancer early this morning.
Safety Stand Down For Ebola Prepardness
10/15/14 - IAFF local 3704
View in Browser Safety Stand Down for Ebola Preparedness The 2014 Ebola epidemic is the largest in history and has spread to multiple countries in West Africa.
Charlie Baker Plans to Save off the backs of Public Safety
10/15/14 - IAFF Local 1009
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