Cancer Legislation For the NC Fire Service Passes NC House Health Committee HB 535, Firefighters Fighting Cancer passed the House Health Committee today and moves to Finance. This is a Cancer Insurance Bill that provides benefits for firefighters who contract cancer after January 1, 2022. It … [Read more...] about Cancer Legislation For the NC Fire Service Passes NC House Health Committee
Firefighters and EMS Workers are a trained and available workforce for the Pandemic Fight. The need for vaccine administrators is rising each day as more Americans become eligible to receive the vaccine in our communities. Constellis, the nation’s largest risk management and resiliency … [Read more...] about Help Vaccinate America
Raleigh, NC - Tuesday, fire service representatives from across North Carolina will be traveling to Washington D.C. to attend the 23rd annual National Fire and Emergency Services Dinner and Seminars. In conjunction with the seminars, N.C. fire service attendees will be meeting with each member from … [Read more...] about N.C. Fire Services heading to Washington D.C.
Indianapolis, IN - FDIC was 'officially' kicked off this morning with an inspirational opening. At the opening ceremonies, FDNY Captain Micheal Dugan's keynote address centered around the question, "Why Are You Here." According to Captain Dugan the fire service is loosing grip on its core … [Read more...] about FDIC – Wednesday
Recruiting and retaining volunteer firefighters can be challenging. Family and professional commitments along with challenges of being a firefighter can make it difficult to attract and keep volunteers. The National Volunteer Fire Council has excellent resources to help your department recruit … [Read more...] about Volunteer Recruitment and Retention