This bill directs the BLS to create new sub-categories within the “Firefighter” employment series to allow respondents to identify as a “Firefighter/EMT” or “Firefighter/Paramedic.” This flexibility will improve the BLS’ tracking of the number of EMS providers in the U.S., regardless of whether they also serve as firefighters.
If you accepted funding from the CMS PRF, the deadline to report your expenditures to CMS is February 15, 2021.
Eleven major metropolitan areas and their surrounding regions use the T-band for mission-critical communications and interoperable communications with other agencies.
This Request for Proposal (RFP) is for current or retired individuals with extensive experience and knowledge in Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) response, preparedness, mitigation and risk reduction.
“Only Congress can save the day. Without intervention in the coming weeks, the FCC will be forced to auction the spectrum known as T-Band,”
Chief Carrizzo was first appointed to the FirstNet Authority Board in 2018 and has been instrumental in FirstNet Authority's successes in their outreach within the fire services and broader public safety community.
On September 1, the National Academies recommended that all firefighters and EMS personnel be placed in Priority Tier 1A for vaccine access.
This briefing highlighted a number of fire and emergency service needs.
The safety of first responders is paramount during these events.
Since early March here is what has been done.