TITLE

Weldon Promises Fire Issues on Docket

PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Fire Chief;May2005, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Enumerates the fire issues to be discussed by U.S. Representative Curt Weldon in a scheduled interview. Prevention of the U.S. Justice Department from defining what a firefighter is; Establishment of a fire center in Washington D.C.; Determination of the location of firefighters on the fire scene through the transfer of military technology.
ACCESSION #
17180537

 

Related Articles

  • FROM THE STATE FIRE.  // UFRA Straight Tip;Apr2013, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p4 

    The article discusses the author's views on the changes in the fire service in the face of a new state fire code, updates to the Fireworks Act, and Wildland fire issues. He hopes to have a successful session with legislators that can impact state laws. However, he notices that most fire fighters...

  • DEEP BREATHS. Pindelski, Jeffrey // Fire Chief;Feb2006, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p58 

    The article reports on the proposed revisions to the National Fire Protection Association 1981 equipment, Open Circuit Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus. The revisions aim to minimize firefighter deaths and injuries related to inadequate respiratory protection. The revisions will focus on...

  • NVFC sets legislative priorities for 1997-98.  // Fire Engineering;Nov97, Vol. 150 Issue 11, p30 

    Presents the legislative priorities of the US National Volunteer Council (NVFC) for 1997-98. Revision of the Fair Labor Standards Acts (FLSA); Support the Volunteer Firefighter and Rescue Squad Worker Protection Act; Funding for the Rural Community Fire Protection.

  • NVFC sets legislative priorities for 1997-98.  // Fire Engineering;Nov97, Vol. 150 Issue 11, p30 

    Presents the legislative priorities of the US National Volunteer Council (NVFC) for 1997-98. Revision of the Fair Labor Standards Acts (FLSA); Support the Volunteer Firefighter and Rescue Squad Worker Protection Act; Funding for the Rural Community Fire Protection.

  • NVFC sets legislative agenda.  // Fire Engineering;Jun98, Vol. 151 Issue 6, p39 

    Outlines the legislative issues that will be supported by the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC). Ambulance Restocking; Volunteer Fire Assistance program; Tax-Exempt Financing for Volunteer Ambulance Companies; Revisions to the Fair Labor Standards Act; Liability Limits for Donors of...

  • No time to rest. Manning, Bill // Fire Engineering;Mar1999, Vol. 152 Issue 3, p4 

    Urges firefighters to be involved in lobbying for the proposed 21st Century Fire and Public Safety Act of 1999, also known as the Pascrell Bill in the United States Congress. Fire service's proclivity toward political cannibalism; Warning against being lulled into a false sense of security;...

  • Annual Conference Programme.  // Fire Safety Engineering;Nov2002, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p7 

    Provides information on the Fire Extinguishing Trades Association Annual Conference held on November 28, 2002 in Coventry, England. Information on the Reform of Fire Safety Legislation; Overview of the topics discussed at the conference.

  • Get to know your local, state and federal representatives. Schroeder, Kevin // Minnesota Fire Chief;Sep/Oct2014, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p55 

    The article offers the author's views on the advantage for fire prevention personnel of working with their local, state, and federal representatives. He emphasizes the impact of political issues on fire service and the importance placed by legislator on hearing directly from their local...

  • TRIGGER POINTS AND THE RULES OF DISENGAGEMENT. Greenlee, Jason; Greenlee, Dawn // Fire Management Today;Winter2003, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p10 

    Focuses on safety rules for fire fighters working on wildland fires in the U.S. Rules of disengagement; Tactical trigger points which alert fire fighters to changes in their environment; Importance of re-evaluating the safety zone for fire fighters. INSETS: TYPES OF TRIGGER POINTS;SUCCESSFUL...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics