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      Why We Fight

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      The Golden Pheasant Fire -- 50 years later

      The Worst Fire in Dallas History     by DMagazine Only twice has the entire fire department been called to a blaze. Fifty years ago this month, 750 men fought the Golden Pheasant inferno. Four didn’t make it out.
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      DFD Pink Pins

      In some way, shape or form, most of us have been affected by the devastating effects of breast cancer. Whether it has stricken a close friend, relative, or even you yourself, we are all aware of the impact it can have.
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      Welcome to the DFFA Website

      Welcome to the online home of the Dallas Fire Fighters Association. We hope that the format will be easy to navigate and be able to provide relevant information to our members. The DFFA works hard to build lines of communication to represent our members at city hall.
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      Welcome

      The next DFFA Membership Meetings will be held on Monday, April 18 (B-Shift) and Tuesday, April 19 (B-Shift) at the DFFA Union Hall, beginning at 7:00pm each evening.

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      Why We Fight

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      The Golden Pheasant Fire -- 50 years later

      The Worst Fire in Dallas History     by DMagazine Only twice has the entire fire department been called to a blaze. Fifty years ago this month, 750 men fought the Golden Pheasant inferno. Four didn’t make it out.
      Read More...

      DFD Pink Pins

      In some way, shape or form, most of us have been affected by the devastating effects of breast cancer. Whether it has stricken a close friend, relative, or even you yourself, we are all aware of the impact it can have.
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      Welcome to the DFFA Website

      Welcome to the online home of the Dallas Fire Fighters Association. We hope that the format will be easy to navigate and be able to provide relevant information to our members. The DFFA works hard to build lines of communication to represent our members at city hall.
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      IAFF/BCFD CBA Ratification Vote 5-24-16
      05/24/16 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
      The 2016 County Chapter CBA was ratified by the membership with 68% approval. Special thanks to the Negotiating Team and the Members who worked the polls. Log-in to the members area under Contracts to review the official tally. Please call Sgt. At Arms Miguel Tittmann with any questions or concerns.
      City Council Resolution R-16-41 - AFD Minimum Staffing Requirements
      05/24/16 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
      Securing minimum staffing with rank specific sworn personnel is critical to safe and effective operations. In working with Council President Dan Lewis and Councilor Isaac Benton we have achieved the long standing goal of this union to secure the policy and practice of safe minimum staffing through a City Council Resolution (R-16-41).
      Injured Fire Fighters (May 24, 2016)
      05/24/16 - Detroit Fire Fighters Association
      First Responder Support Group
      05/24/16 - IAFF Local 135
      First Responder Support Group The First Responder Support Group is an anonymous, self-help support group.   The support group provides First Responders with a safe environment to share their common experiences and concerns with other First Responder participants.
      2016 IAFF Convention Resolution
      05/24/16 - Southern Federation of Professional Fire Fighters
      Brothers and Sisters:   This past weekend the delegates attending the Southern Federation of Professional Fire Fighters unanimously endorsed this Collective Bargaining Resolution. The Resolution shall be submitted by the Greater Kansas City Fire Fighters IAFF Local 42.
      Memorial Celebration
      05/24/16 - Scranton Firefighters IAFF Local # 60
      On Sunday, May 29 at 11am, there will be a Memorial Celebration to honor our fallen brothers of the Scranton Fire Department. This celebration will be held at our memorial statue, which is located outside of Fire Headquarters on the Mulberry St. side of City Hall. This year we will honor a fallen brother who gave his life more than 100 years ago.
      Special Meeting 6/8
      05/24/16 - Newport News Firefighter's Association
      June monthly meeting will be held on 6/8 at Angelo's Steak & Pancake House (755 J. Clyde Blvd) beginning at 9am.  We will be in the back room and will discuss several topics along with meeting Andrew Pantelis who is running for the open IAFF 5th District Representative seat with the International (our district).
      Home Town Heroes Legislation
      05/23/16 - IAFF Local 21
      Monday, May 23 2016 Dear MPFF Sisters and Brothers, Last night, just minutes before the adjournment deadline of midnight, the 2016 Minnesota Legislature passed a supplemental spending bill which included funding for the MN Hometown Heroes Act (MNHHA).
      2016 Fire & EMS Day At Summit Brewery
      05/23/16 - Saint Paul Fire Foundation
      The Saint Paul Fire Foundation partnered with Summit Brewery to host the 1st annual Fire & EMS day at the brewery.  Despite a chilly day, the event was a great success.  A big thank you to Saint Paul Fire's Ladder 10, Engine & Medic 10, and Engine 8 who all stopped by to give tours of their apparatus.
      Verizon Wireless Motions
      05/23/16 - Boston Fire Fighters
      Letters of Support for our Veterans needed
      05/23/16 - Buffalo Professional Firefighters Assoc.
      Please see the attached letter to Governor Cuomo's office.  The Governor has Bill #A.9531 and #S.7160 before him; he has until the end of May to approve or veto. Many Buffalo Firefighters and others in active public employment would benefit from this bill if passed. Please send your letter in support of these bills as soon as possible; hopefully in a day or two.
      Christmas in July at ATWater Tavern
      05/23/16 - Toy Program
      Memorial Sunday
      05/22/16 - IAFF Somerville Fire Local 76
      SOMERVILLE FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL SUNDAY Sunday June 5, 2016 8 am All off duty personnel are urged to attend Class A uniform required We will lay a wreath at Arrow Paper Memorial then proceed to the Lowell St.
      Sign Holding Schedule
      05/22/16 - IAFF Local 2180
      Local 2180 Members, Please make time in your day to help support our endorsed City Council Candidate Mike Diaz by holding signs.
      ICMA Financial Planning
      05/22/16 - IAFF Local #1945
      Did you know that your pension plan provides the ability to meet with a certified financial planner for free? This is a service that very few of us take advantage of. Its always a good idea to get someone to look at your financial structure and analyze where you could make improvements.
      Randolph Firefighter Memorial Sunday
      05/22/16 - Randolph FireFighters IAFF Local 1268
      Randolph Firefighter Memorial Sunday Sunday June 12 2016 will be Randolph Firefighters Memorial Sunday. This Year the church service will be held at St. Marys Church with Memorial service to Follow at Randolph Fire Headquarters. All members retired members and members of the Randolph Community are invited to attend.
      McCarthy Health and Welfare Golf Tournament
      05/22/16 - Randolph FireFighters IAFF Local 1268
        The 2016 Robert B.
      Tentative Contract Agreement Posted May 21, 2016
      05/21/16 - Medford Firefighters Local 1431
      Under Member Resources move your cursor over the Negotiations 2016 tab and click "Tentative Contract Agreement" to view the tentative contract agreement language.  Language that has strikeout is no longer applicable.  Language that is underlined is new or modified languge.
      Upcoming May and June Events
      05/21/16 - IAFF Local 21
           UPCOMING EVENTS 1. Memorial Day Service - Calvary Cemetery, Saturday, May 28th at 0830, Breakfast at the Coffee Cup afterwards. 2. Grand Old Day Parade - Sunday, June 5th at 0930, Jeff Schade has been notified and will be there with his ladder truck. 3. Membership meetings on June 7 & 8, Contract offer will be voted on. 4.
      Memorial Day
      05/21/16 - Randolph FireFighters IAFF Local 1268
      L30 NOTIFICATION
      05/21/16 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
      ATTENTION RETIREES For those of you who still visit our website, the Member Log-In has been updated to active members only. The only reason behind this change is for easier utilization of new "Member Resources" notifications & features on the website and upcoming mobile app. The majority of the content will continue to be available wihout a password.
      SAVE THE DATE
      05/21/16 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
      Charity Golf
      05/21/16 - IAFF Local 4349
      Rancho Santa Fe Local 4349 raises money for charity by participating in the 2nd Annual Guns and Hoses Golf Tournament.  All proceeds go to help wounded and disabled vererans through the Phoenix Patriot Foundation. http://phoenixpatriotfoundation.
      SAVE THE DATE
      05/21/16 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
      Wallingford Fire Department, firefighters take precautions against work-related illness
      05/21/16 - UPFFA
      WALLINGFORD — The fire department has recently taken measures to prevent harmful toxins associated with fire responses from affecting the health of firefighters. Trucks and engines were recently equipped with a pack of Rescue Wipes, a wipe designed for firefighters that cleans skin which has been exposed to toxins associated with fires, according to the product’s website.
      SAVE THE DATE
      05/21/16 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
      Softball Flyer
      05/20/16 - Mason Professional Firefighters
      Check out the flyer from Jon Harvey.
      November 2-4, 2016: UPFFA of Ct. & Rhode Island State Association - Health & Safety Seminar
      05/20/16 - UPFFA
      Saturday May 21st FF Memorial ceremony names....
      05/20/16 - IAFF Local 1014
      SAVE THE DATE
      05/20/16 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
      SAVE THE DATE
      05/20/16 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
      Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation Payday Raffle
      05/20/16 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
      Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation Payday Raffle The winner for today's payday raffle is Dean Tripp. Dean is a retired engineer of Station 8 and President Emeritus of Local 858.  If you can believe it this is Dean’s second win in three years.   Congratulations to Dean.
      LODD Davenport
      05/19/16 - Iowa Professional Fire Fighters
        IN THE LINE OF DUTY Mark  Kakert Local Number: L0017 Location: Davenport, IA It is with deepest regret and sorrow to report the line-of-duty death of Lieutenant Mark Kakert of IAFF Local 17 - Davenport, Iowa.
      Billy Chyzik Retirement Luncheon
      05/19/16 - International Association of Firefighters
      After 28 Years of Government service, spread out over 4 Fire Departments, Bill Chyzik is hanging 'em up! Please join us on June 5th 2016 at the mainside firehouse (94-1) as we honor Billy and wish him well on his next chapter. The luncheon will start at 1:00 pm. All food and drinks will be provided by IAFF Local F-147. Please help us give Billy the proper send off he deserves.
      June 28, 2016: MDA Sponsor Day At Summer Camp - 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
      05/19/16 - UPFFA
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      05/19/16 - Texas State Association of Fire Fighters
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      IAFF Wellness/Fitness Initiative
      05/19/16 - IAFF Local 1173
      IAFF Convention
      05/19/16 - Professional Fire Fighters Of Alabama
      Make your plans to attend the 53rd IAFF convention in Las Vegas. Register online at IAFF.
      Water World
      05/19/16 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
      Hello All Members!  We are excited to announce that Local 858 has teamed up with Water World agin this year to offer our members big discounts for the summer.  This discount also applies to Hyland Hills Adventure Golf, simply click the link below, choose your ticket options, pay and print and you're ready for the wettest wildest fun of the summer.
      New Cancer Awareness and Prevention Resource for members
      05/19/16 - IAFF Local 4416
      IAFF Introduces New Cancer Awareness and Prevention Resource Understand your cancer risk, know the exposures to carcinogens on the job and reduce your risk of occupational cancer with the new IAFF fire fighter cancer awareness and prevention training course.
      FCSN Event
      05/18/16 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
      A Step to making Anne Arundel County Safer
      05/18/16 - IAFF Local 1563
      Anne Arundel County Professional Firefighters Local 1563 celebrates a huge victory today! Last night’s binding arbitration decision helps our dedicated men and women get closer to pay equality with our surrounding jurisdictions. However, our work is not done.
      New and Updated Fire-Based EMS Toolkit Released
      05/18/16 - IAFF Local 3472
      The IAFF, along with the International Association of Fire Chiefs, Metropolitan Fire Chiefs, the Congressional Fire Services Institute and the International Fire Service Training Association, have updated and released the 3rd Edition of the Fire-Based EMS Toolkit.
      IAFF Introduces New Cancer Awareness and Prevention Resource
      05/18/16 - IAFF Local 3472
      Understand your cancer risk, know the exposures to carcinogens on the job and reduce your risk of occupational cancer with the new IAFF fire fighter cancer awareness and prevention training course. This new resource, developed in conjunction with the Fire Fighter Cancer Support Network, is designed to help members avoid and decrease individual risk factors for cancer.
      2016 LACFD FF Memorial
      05/18/16 - IAFF Local 1014
      Christmas in July
      05/18/16 - Toy Program
      IAFF Cancer Awareness
      05/18/16 - Northern Ohio Fire Fighters
      Know your cancer risk.  The IAFF has developed a cancer awareness course that will help firefighters better understand the risks and how to reduce your exposure.  Click on the link.  It might save your life.
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