Announcements

2019 Executive Fire Officer of the Year – Percy Sayles, Tamarac Fire Rescue This award honors Tamarac Fire Officer Chief Percy Sayles who has made significant and valuable contributions to the Executive Fire Officers Section and who demonstrates ongoing leadership and commitment to the fire service, as an example to his professional and his department …

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Annual Award Ceremony Firefighter of the Year Award: • Firefighter Yvonne Feijoo Hallandale Fire Rescue • Firefighter Gregory Mulford Pembroke Pines Fire Rescue Fire Officer of the Year: • Captain William Duesler Tamarac Fire Rescue President Awards: • Lieutenant Frank Nobile North Lauderdale Fire Rescue • Lieutenant Humberto Fernandez Hollywood Fire Rescue FCABC President Recognition …

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Davie, Fla., – Davie Fire Rescue Chief Julie Downey recently received the 2019 Southeastern Association of Fire Chiefs Career Fire Chief of the Year award. Chief Downey was presented with the award at the SE Fire Chiefs Association Annual Conference on Thursday, July 18, 2019, In Tennessee.

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News

Fire Rescue Articles

Palm Beach County Firefighter Sues Under ADA

A Palm Beach County firefighter has filed suit claiming he is being discriminated against by his superiors on account of a perceived psychological disability. FF Victor Hernandez filed suit earlier this month in Palm Beach County Circuit Court alleging a violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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Dispatch guidelines for Wuhan coronavirus call screening released

The guidelines urge early notification of first responders if patients have possible symptoms of the virus

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Tactical paramedics should be allowed to carry firearms, Ohio fire chief says

The fire department is seeking permission from city council to arm paramedics who assist the SWAT team

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Retired firefighter's son surprises him on 90th birthday with restored apparatus

The Virginia firefighter's son restored the 1950s antique fire truck his father used to operate

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Fire-Rescue Jobs

Redondo Beach Fire Department - Redondo Beach Fire Department

**The Redondo Beach Fire Department is currently hiring for Firefighter positions. This posting will remain open until all positions are filled. ** **All interested applicants must complete the application and include the required attachments, via the City’s website at**[ **www.Redondo.org/jobs**](http://www.redondo.org/jobs " www.Redondo.org/jobs")**. Prompt application and testing is encourag...

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