Fire/EMS Execs Urged to Register Online

February 2004
Fire Chief;Feb2004, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p14
Trade Publication
Reports that the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) is urging state and local fire and chief officers, department heads and state fire marshalls to register online with Disaster Help.gov. Features of the web site; USFA Critical Infrastructure Protection program; Confidential information for official use only.


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