2012 Call Volume
January 16
February 20
Total 36

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RR1 Box 82-F
White Haven, PA 18661



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National Fire Academy Begins Eighth Year of Coffee Break Training
The U.S. Fire Administration's National Fire Academy recently began its eighth year of providing timely and useful instructional tips for first responders through its popular online Coffee Break Training series.

Chief's Corner: Firefighter Health and Wellness Resolutions for the New Year
U.S. Fire Administrator Ernie Mitchell encourages fire departments to provide physical exams and implement a comprehensive fitness program this New Year.

Application Procedures Announced for the 2012 Harvard Fire Executive Fellowship Program
Application procedures have been announced for the 2012 Harvard Fire Executive Fellowship Program. The program is once again sponsored through a partnership between the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC), /International Fire Service Training Association/Fire Protection Publications (IFSTA/FPP), the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), and the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA). Applications are due no later than February 21, 2012.

U.S. Fire Administration Announces 2011 On-Duty Firefighter Fatalities
United States Fire Administration announced today there were 81 on-duty firefighter fatalities in the United States as a result of incidents that occurred in 2011. This represents an almost seven percent decrease from the 87 fatalities reported for 2010.

National Fire Academy Launches FESHE Recognition Program
The U.S. Fire Administration's (USFA) announced today a new National Fire Academy (NFA) program opportunity for educational institutions offering undergraduate fire science degree programs. This effort is designed to offer national recognition to students participating in the Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) model core associate's and bachelor's courses. The new FESHE recognition acknowledges the regionally accredited institutions that promote the standardization of fire science course titles, descriptions, and outcomes across the nation.

USFA Releases 2010 Fire Estimate Summary Series
The 2010 Fire Estimate Summary Series presents information on the leading causes of residential building and nonresidential building fires, deaths, injuries, and dollar losses and overall trends in these leading causes.

FEMA Administrator Fugate Lauds Senate Confirmation of Ernest Mitchell as U.S. Fire Administrator
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Craig Fugate today praised the Senate for confirming Ernest Mitchell Jr. as the Administrator of the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA).

Fall Back on Sound Advice: Time to Change Your Clock AND Your Smoke Alarm Batteries
As our nation moves back to Standard Time beginning this weekend, the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) encourages you to mark the occasion as a time to test your home smoke alarms and replace the batteries if more than one year old.

USFA, Justice Department Initiate Emergency Vehicle Safety Study
Study will assist in the development and demonstration of emergency vehicle and roadway operations best practices for the fire and law enforcement communities.

National Fire Academy Announces American Council on Education (ACE) Recommendation Implementation
The National Fire Academy announces plans to implement recommendations provided by ACE after a recent curricula review.


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Tue. Jan 3rd 2012
Update on new Attack 1841

The Ford F-550 Cab and Chassis was shipped, in early December, from Milham Ford in Allentown, PA to Reading Utility Bod...

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Sun. Jan 1st 2012
Station 18 finishes 2011 with 186 runs..

The final totals are in and Station 18 handled 186 calls for the year in 2011 which is up 34 calls from the 152 that were han...

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Sat. Dec 10th 2011
KTVFC earns Participating Departmet Recognition!

News came by mail today (in the form of a certificate and apparatus decals) that our application to become one of PA's certif...

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