TITLE

Filling Member Wants Serves Agency Needs

AUTHOR(S)
Richards, Jr., Kenneth
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Feb2008, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers suggestions on how fire departments and services can attract and retain volunteer firefighters. It highlights the importance of giving firefighters new opportunities and tasks, comprehensive training, appreciation and belonging. The author suggests that to keep committed volunteers, fire departments should keep them active and respect them as individuals and members of the team.
ACCESSION #
31154381

 

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