Fire Chief » Staffing Every Department | Every Leader Sat, 28 Mar 2015 18:10:05 +0000 en-US hourly 1 How fire chiefs can beat staffing cuts Mon, 01 Dec 2014 19:45:00 +0000
Showing the measurable results of cuts to fire department staffing is the only thing municipal leaders understand; here's how to make that case
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Officials speak against fire department staffing bill Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:41:14 +0000
Opponents said the bill will take budgets out of the hands of municipal officials by forcing them to hire more firefighters than necessary
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LAFD seeks $4.5M to restore service at fire station Sat, 25 Oct 2014 12:15:56 +0000
Fire Chief Ralph Terrazas also wants to add staff to increase supervision and begin an outreach program to recruit in high schools
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Sticker-flap firefighters back on the job Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:02:10 +0000 Fire chief does an about face on American flag stickers and puts one on every locker]]> 0 Firefighters suspended for refusing to remove patriotic stickers Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:45:45 +0000
The chief did not comment, but the four firefighters say the dust up is over American flag stickers
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Ala. fire chief: Staff cuts will increase risk, response time Mon, 08 Sep 2014 11:39:21 +0000
The mayor wants to eliminate 15 firefighter positions it added four years ago with a SAFER grant
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Fire department to add volunteers after state law change Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:19:50 +0000
Waiving a residency requirement will allow a New York volunteer department to be fully staffed
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Fire chief: Sales tax would ensure fire department staffing Sun, 17 Aug 2014 13:09:41 +0000 The tax would pay for firefighters after the SAFER grant used to hire them expires]]> 0 How to recruit and retain volunteers firefighters Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:02:26 +0000
Chief Kenneth Richards shared his advice and successes on keeping volunteers on a combination fire department at FRI
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Why volunteer firefighters volunteer Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:09:59 +0000 Interesting research looks at what motivates humans to do things against their best interest for the sake of strangers — like become volunteer firefighters]]> 0