Chiaramonte, Mike
May 2004
Fire Chief;May2004, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p68
Trade Publication
Discusses factors to be considered by a volunteer fire department planning to hire paid fire personnel in the United States. Needs assessment; Role of fire chiefs in deciding whether hired help is needed; Development of a strong strategic plan; Involvement of citizens groups in the hiring of paid personnel; Best practices to be considered.


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