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From PA State Fire Commissioner Tim Solobay, We are still waiting on 367 fire and ambulance companies (as of April 12) to send in their grant agreement paperwork. We will include the list in this column and also will have it posted on Facebook . These have been ready for over 2 months now, going on 3 months and we don’t want you missing out on the
Following is the Testimony from the Emergency Services opposing the legislation and a suggested letter that you can send to your Senator. Referred to the Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee. Documents in PDF Format Click on them to get
PA SENATE PROPOSES LEGALIZING Consumer FIREWORKS PA Emergency Services Oppose Legislation To Legalize Sale Of Fireworks 17,800 reported fires were started by fireworks that resulted in an estimated $32 million in direct property damage and 9,600 reported burn victims costing millions in Medical Costs documented in a recent report. WRITE OR CALL YOUR
ABOUT THE MAKE ME A FIREFIGHTER CAMPAIGN Volunteer fire and rescue departments across the country are struggling to recruit enough volunteers to adequately protect their communities. Volunteers make up 69% of the fire service, saving localities across the nation $140 billion each year. Yet the number of volunteer firefighters has declined by 12% over the
CHECK IT OUT http://becomeapafirefighter.com The Firemen’s Association Of the State of Pennsylvania provides the content of this website for fire and EMS agencies in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to assist in the recruitment and retention of members. The site includes a series of downloadable products, several self guided training programs, as

SPECIAL REPORT ON PA EMERGENCY SERVICES
RELEASED BY THE PA SENATE VETERANS AFFAIRS AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS COMMITTEE

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