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***Union Meeting NOTICE***
 

***Regular Union Meeting***

February 14th, 2018

IAFF Local 3080 Metro-Broward Firefighters Union Hall

304 NE 1st Street Pompano Beach, FL 33060

"Happy Valentine's Day"

---9:00 AM (Coffee, bagels)---

--10:00AM(Meeting Start time)---

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Proposed Cancer Registry

Proposed law would create national cancer registry for firefighters By CNHI News ServiceAug 18, 2017 Firefighting is among the most dangerous occupations for many reasons, but firefighters also can face increased long-term health risks due to exposure to a variety of hazardous substances on the job.
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160 Years of Public Pensions in the US

160 Years of Public Pensions in the United States Posted by Tyler Bond Public pensions are not a recent creation. In fact, the earliest public pension in the United States was established over 150 years ago for police officers in New York City. We covered the history of public pensions in our recent report, Why Pensions Matter.
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Firefighters Fight for Recognition of Cancers Caused by Workplace Exposure

Firefighters Fight for Recognition of Cancers Caused by Workplace Exposure Matthew F Smith Firefighters put their lives on the line to every day, but the dangers they face are not the same dangers faced by firefighters in years past.
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Miami could owe millions after losing high court case over cuts to police pay and pensions

Miami could owe millions after losing high court case over cuts to police pay and pensions In a ruling that could have dramatic financial consequences, Florida’s high court sided Thursday with Miami police officers fighting to undo unilateral cuts to their salaries and pensions made years ago during a financial crisis.
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IAFF Fallen Firefighter Memorial
FFCSN
Cancer is Killing Our Firefighters
Cooper City HS supporting Pink
UM Cancer Center
Supporting the Firefighter Cancer Support Network
BSOFR supporting FF Cancer Awareness
BSOFR Supporting Firefighter Cancer Awareness
9/11 Patriot Day Ceremony BSOFR 2014
WE WILL ALWAYS REMEMBER / NEVER FORGET
BSOFR Station 106
CFO/State Fire Marshal Jeff Attwater visits station 106 and tours the florida everglades with fire rescue crews.
Care Enough to Wear Pink
Local 4321 one of the IAFF's top fundraisers for the Susan G. Komen Foundation
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BINGHAMTON FIRE FIGHTER'S ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE DAY TEE SHIRTS
01/18/18 - Lets Fire Cancer
Each year the Binghamton Professional Fire Fighters have a professionally designed tee shirt to commemorate the annual Saint Patrick's Day Parade in Binghamton, New York. They VERY generously donate all proceeds from the sale to The Retired Professional Fire Fighters Cancer Fund. We in turn donate 100% of those funds to established, promising cancer research. We will mail them to you.
Passing of Retired Firefighter Frank Brennick
01/18/18 - IAFF Local 739
Passing of Retired Firefighter Frank Brennick The officers and members of Lynn Local 739 regret to announce the death of Retired Firefghter Frank Brennick.  Arrangements are as follows: Wake: Solimine Funeral Home, Ocena St Friday January 19, 5-9 PM Funeral: Saturday January 20, 9 AM, St Mary's Church, South Common St.
Danny Vickers Send-Off
01/18/18 - Stockton Firefighters
Hey All we are sending off "the coach", "mouth of the south", Daniel Rex Vickers this Friday in Lodi. If you don't already know Danny is taking 15 years of SFD service and talents over the hill to Hayward.
4th Alarm Box 342 Codman Sq
01/18/18 - Boston Fire Fighters
On Tuesday January 16, 2018 at 9:18 a.m.Boston Fire Alarm recieved a call from 573 Washington Street in the Dorchester section of the city reporting a fire in the basement of a business. Box 342 Codman Sq was transmitted, engine 18 and Ladder 6 found a fire in the basement of a taxpayer. Eventually going to 4 alarms.
Dodgers and Local 1014
01/17/18 - IAFF Local 1014
Update on Senate Bill 75
01/17/18 - IAFF Local 4416
This morning SB75, a bill concerning certain benefit changes in the 1977 Police and Firefighters Pension and Disability Fund, was heard in Senate Committee on Pensions and Labor. The bill passed out of committee with an amendment. The bill as amended sends it to the Pension Management Oversight Committee (PMOC) for further study this summer.
Cancer Presumption Update
01/17/18 - Henrico Professional Firefighters Association
Brothers and Sisters, This week myself, President Vick, and VP Whaley attended the 2018 VPFF Legislative Conference. The short and sweet of it is this...the VPFF and Locals around the state are putting 100% of our legislative efforts into getting our Cancer Presumption bills passed this session.
Firefighter Boot Display
01/17/18 - IAFF Local 1403
Attention Firefighters, On Wednesday February 21st Florida Firefighters along with Firefighter Cancer Presumption Coalition will line the steps of the Capital in Tallahassee with pairs of fire boots to honor firefighters we have lost to Cancer. Each pair of boots will represent a brother or sister who lost their battle. If you would like to honor a firefighter who has fallen from cancer please contact us at the office so we can get you involved.
NOTICE OF ELECTIONS
01/17/18 - IAFF 1826
To all Local 1826 Members, Per the Local 1826 Constitution & By Laws, Article 5.
Boston Fie Cancer Video Part 2
01/17/18 - IAFF Local 1009
https://www.facebook.
We are back
01/17/18 - Taylor Professional Fire Fighters
The Taylor fire department resumed transporting November 15th 2017. Six years have past since transporting was stopped. Tfd ended 2017 with 8802 runs and with the increase run volume that transporting will bring we expect to have well over 10,000 in 2018. We are happy to have the chance to provide premium patient care from the time you call until the time you arrive at the hospital.
2017 Total Number of Runs
01/16/18 - New London Fire Fighters
The New London Fire Department closed out 2017 with 7,363 total emergencies. This was an increase from last year. A job very well done by the NLFD.
Tilton-Northfield Seminar
01/16/18 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
Emergency Vehicle & Aerial Ladder Operations Seminar on March 19 presented by FDNY Ret. Lt Michael Wilbur. Learn more & register here: http://pffnh.org/index.cfm?zone=/unionactive/view_article.cfm&HomeID=680973
2018 14th District Caucus
01/16/18 - IAFF 14th District
The 2018 14th District Caucus will be held June 24-27, 2018 in Orange Beach, Alabama at the Island House Hotel - Doubletree by Hilton. The hotel has been completely renovated since we held our last caucus. It is time to make your reservations and plan to attend.
Please help a family in need
01/16/18 - IAFF Local 1014
Los Angeles County Firefighters IAFF Local 1014 Representing over 3200 Firefighters, Paramedics, Dispatchers, Pilots, Wildland Firefighters, Forestry and Health Haz Mat personnel Please consider helping Please take a moment to read and help support our Sister's and Brother's of LACOLA (Lifeguards) - and Local 1014.
2018 Installation
01/16/18 - IAFF Local 21
Bid Cycle #328 REVISED
01/16/18 - IAFF Local 21
Bid cycle #328 has been revised. The Engine 5-A FEO slot now reflects that only Paramedic FEOs can bid.
The 16th Annual Firefighter Charity Golf Tournament
01/15/18 - Kent Fire Fighters
Please see attached flyer.
2018 Legislative Session FPF Week 1 Report
01/15/18 - IAFF 1826
MLK Day 2018
01/15/18 - IAFF Local 1014
2018 Battalion Reps
01/15/18 - IAFF Local 1403
Here are your 2018 Battalion Reps and their contact info.
UPDATE: MSCFF License Plates
01/15/18 - Missouri State Council of Fire Fighters
Download MSCFF Emblem Use Authorization Form here. This is a mock-up of the Missouri State Council of Fire Fighters plates we created and submitted to the Senate Legislative and Transportation Committee. It was voted on affirmatively and has passed out of the legislature and is currently at the DOR for final review.
Earn Your Degree With Kaplan University
01/14/18 - PFFA
Dear IAFF Member: A college degree in the fire service can help you advance your career. In fact, several fire departments require a degree in fire science or a related field to be considered for promotion. The IAFF believes all members should have access to quality higher education.
President Paris Standing by Second Alarm
01/14/18 - Boston Fire Fighters
Sunday January 14, 2017 Boston Fire Alarm began receiving calls for a building fire at 14 Evelyn Street in the Mattapan section of the city.Engine 52 first due reported fire showing floor 2 of a 3 story wood. Car 8 arrived on scene and ordered a second alarm.    Above Local 718 President Rich Paris standing by at the second alarm.
2018 CFRA FIREFIGHTERS BALL UPDATE
01/13/18 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
Firefighters For Healing
01/12/18 - IAFF Local 21
2017 Big Buck Contest
01/12/18 - IAFF Local 21
Congratulations hunters on your successful season. It was a close contest this year with 4 nice bucks entered. This contest has an Archery and Gun category. When there isn’t an Archery entry, then a Muzzleloader category takes its place. If a Archery buck is entered, Muzzleloaders can still enter the regular Gun category.
Saint Paul Firefighters Mug
01/12/18 - IAFF Local 21
LIMITED EDITION DENEEN POTTERY MUG/ order yours online today or cal Susan O'Neil to purchase in person. This fundraiser will be supporting the St. Paul Fire Foundation – a foundation that supports the health, wellness and safety of every St. Paul Firefighter. Go to www.stpaulfirefoundation.
Local 4416 Super Bowl Party
01/12/18 - IAFF Local 4416
Let's Huddle Up at the Hall!!  All 4416 members and their guest are invited to attend our family friendly Super Bowl party.  Taco and Nacho bar provided with beverages for sale.
Furniture and TV Tip Overs
01/12/18 - IAFF Local 2760
For kids, furniture is like a mountain range waiting to be scaled. Dressers, televisions and even appliances can tip over and hurt a little climber. Take these tips into consideration and stay safe out there.
Nashua Training: Family by Fire
01/12/18 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
link to register: https://familybyfire.brownpapertickets.
County Chapter E-Board Vacancies
01/11/18 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
The IAFF Local 244 Executive Board is accepting letters of interest for County Chapter positions: First Steward and Fourth Steward for the next 14 calendar days.
County Chapter Special Meeting
01/11/18 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
A County Chapter Special Meeting will be held on Friday, January 19, 2018 at 9:00am. The matter of County Chapter membership consenting to the reclassification of Lieutenant positions to Captains positions, once again has come before the membership at the General Meeting on January 11, 2018.
MDA Boot Camp 2018
01/11/18 - Professional Fire Fighters of Vermont
Dear Brothers and Sisters, Last year we celebrated the 63nd anniversary of the International Association of Fire Fighter’s commitment to the Muscular Dystrophy Association.  We made a promise to stand with MDA and fight against muscle disease, until the battle was won and a cure and treatments were found for these terrible diseases.
Legal Service Education Program
01/11/18 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
Learn more about the legal service educational program offered to locals
2018 SFPFF Conference
01/11/18 - Southern Federation of Professional Fire Fighters
The 2018 SFPFF Conference will be held in San Antonio, TX and hosted by IAFF Local 624.  The Conference dates are Thursday, April 11, 2018 thru Friday, April 13, 2018.
Brother Robert Brantley memorial service information
01/10/18 - IAFF Local 1014
Texas Firefighter Games 2018
01/10/18 - Amarillo Professional Firefighters
This year's Texas Firefighter games will be held in Mansfield, TX.  The dates are July 15-20.  There are many ways to compete with firefighters from all across the state from fishing to washers.  You can download the brochure below and here is a link to the website: http://texasfirefightergames.
January 8, 2018 - Hamilton firefighters have found a unique way to battle their stress
01/10/18 - IAFF Local 20
http://www.journal-news.
December 28, 2017 - For his Eagle Scout project, this area teen honored a fallen firefighter
01/10/18 - IAFF Local 20
http://www.journal-news.
December 28, 2017 - For his Eagle Scout project, this area teen honored a fallen firefighter
01/10/18 - IAFF Local 20
http://www.journal-news.
2018 Unite and Fight
01/10/18 - IAFF Local 21
Hamilton County Firefighters Retiree Breakfast
01/10/18 - IAFF Local 4416
Join us on Saturday, January 20th 2018! Open to all retired firefighters and active members of Hamilton County.
L-21 Salvation Army Drive
01/10/18 - IAFF Local 21
Nice weather and the spirit of giving during the Holiday Season resulted in another successful year of bell ringing for St. Paul Fire on behalf of the Salvation Army.  Ringers at various events and locations in St. Paul brought in a total of $11,832.28 between Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Union Meeting Change
01/09/18 - IAFF Local 29
January's Union meeting has been changed from Tuesday 1/9 to Wednesday 1/17.  Mark your calendars.  See you there.
Captain Promotion
01/09/18 - IAFF Local 801
Congratulations to the DFD's newest captain Bart McCleary - who was promoted from Lieutenant to Captain in a swearing-in ceremony held on Monday January 8, 2017 at City Hall.  Captain McCleary has served the City Fire Department and been an active member of Local 801 since July 1987.  Captain McCleary will move from C Group to the truck company on D Group.
LODD of Lt. Matthew LeTourneau
01/09/18 - Chester Firefighters Local 1400
Funeral arrangements have been announced for a veteran firefighter who was killed when a fast-moving fire roared through a North Philadelphia row home Saturday morning. Public viewings will be held Thursday, January 11 from 4:30 p.m to 9 p.m. and Friday, January 12 at 9 a.m. at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul.
 
 
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