Recap of week in D.C.

The Louisiana Fire Service delegation met with Louisiana Congressman and Senators last week in Washington DC during the 29th Annual National Fire Emergency Services Symposium and Dinner sponsored by the Congressional Fire Services Institute. Each year, approximately 2,000 fire and emergency officials participate in the program. Attending this year representing the Louisiana Fire Service: ·         … More Recap of week in D.C.

What’s a volunteer really worth?

Article rewritten with permission by David Taylor, PIO Banks District Volunteer Fire ROCK CAVE (WV) – There is no better longer-running appearance of volunteerism in the history of the United States than the volunteer fire service. Unfortunately, from a national perspective it is undeniable that volunteer fire departments are feeling serious effects of waning memberships. … More What’s a volunteer really worth?

Education line-up for the 44th LFCA Conference is excellent!

Too see full schedule click: 2017 Spring Conference Schedule JOHN K. MURPHY John K. Murphy, J.D. M.S, PA-C, EFO, a career firefighter beginning his fire service career as a Firefighter/Paramedic and retiring as a Deputy Fire Chief after 32 years of service. Mr. Murphy is an attorney whose focus is on firefighter health & safety, firefighter … More Education line-up for the 44th LFCA Conference is excellent!

44th Annual Conference in Metairie

Make plans to attend the 44th annual LFCA Conference Member Registration: $175.00 Non-Member Registration $275.00 Spouse Registration $100.00 We also have the annual golf tournament registration and a bowling tournament registration For the complete itinerary, please download pdf below- updated March 17 // 2017 Spring Conference  The 44th Annual Louisiana Fire Chief’s Association Conference is … More 44th Annual Conference in Metairie

Climate Change Uncertainty

Thousands of Earth scientists are in San Francisco this week to talk about climate change, volcanoes and earthquakes. And another tectonic topic: President-elect Donald Trump. As president, Trump will oversee a huge government scientific enterprise. Agencies like the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and NASA have satellites collecting valuable data on the climate. Other agencies … More Climate Change Uncertainty