Marin Firefighter News

Local news from Marin Professional Firefighters

CFFJAC's 2013 Firefighter Career Expos

Sponsored by the CFFJAC's Commission to Recruit Women for the Fire Service, the Career Expos provide a unique opportunity to spend a day with firefighters and find out if a career in the fire service is right for you.

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CPF Backs Effort to Remove Cancer-Causing Toxins From Flame Retardants

The Brown Administration has released a new draft fire safety standard that could eventually lead to the removal of cancer-causing chemicals from flame retardants used in furniture.

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Huntington Beach Fire Captain Honored for Heroic Off-Duty Rescue

Capt. Darrin Witt, a member of Huntington Beach Firefighters Local 3354 receives a bravery medal for rescuing a victim from a fire while he was off-duty.

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Public Pension 'Reformers' Use Workers as Scapegoats

Using teachers, police officers, firefighters, and garbage truck drivers as scapegoats for budget shortfalls, the so-called “reformers” who want to overhaul public employees’ pensions are playing a game in which "If you feel like you’re losing, you change the rules."

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Orange City Firefighters Protect Minimum Staffing Requirement

Orange City firefighters have reached agreement on a new contract that preserves minimum staffing requirements designed to protect citizen and firefighter safety.

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