Above and Beyond

Neely, Greg H.
January 2006
Fire Chief;Jan2006, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p36
Trade Publication
The article looks at the significant roles of the American fire service aside from providing emergency services. In the public health care system, the fire service could be a positive player in helping to reduce the rising cost of health care. They could also network with local public health officials to provide public vaccinations and assist in community health care efforts. Also, the passion, leadership and can-do attitude of the fire service can contribute to enthusiasm that would change the cycle of economic decline and decay.


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