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No Caption Ask a Firefighter: Electrical risks in the home

Jane Perkins, March 08

Southern League Fire Safety Specialist Jane Perkins shares information on Electrical Hazards this month in her column in The Westerly Sun. Check it out at the link below! ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Charlestown couple, ambulance captains, honored with Fred Stanley service award

Jason Vallee, The Westerly Sun, February 10

From The Westerly Sun 2/10/2020:

CHARLESTOWN — If you ask the youngest members of the Charlestown Ambulance Rescue Service what drew them to join the agency, many will tell you it was the opportunity to serve the community. When asked who inspired them and why they remain, the answer often comes back to Capt. Travis Serra and his wife, Capt. Katie Serra.
"Travis and Katie are such an inspiration ... (Full Story & Photos)

Captains Katie & Travis Serra pose with members of the Charlestown Ambulance Rescue Service. The Westerly Sun Photo.
Captains Katie & Travis Serra pose with members of the Charlestown Ambulance Rescue Service. The Westerly Sun Photo.

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The steering committee for the event included League President, Chief Nate Barrington, Chief Chris DeGrave, Our Guest 
Speaker Chief Lasky, Captain Jeff Thomas, 
and League Secretary, Lieutenant Chris Koretski
The steering committee for the event included League President, Chief Nate Barrington, Chief Chris DeGrave, Our Guest Speaker Chief Lasky, Captain Jeff Thomas, and League Secretary, Lieutenant Chris Koretski

RI Southern League Hosts Chief Rick Lasky

Secretary Christopher Koretski, February 02

On Saturday February 1st the Rhode Island Southern Firefighters League proudly hosted Chief Rick Lasky for his class “Pride & Ownership in the Fire Service.” Over 75 students representing Fire & EMS Departments from across Rhode Island, Connecticut, and Massachusetts attended the program.

In partnership with the RI Fire Chiefs Foundation, the League’s Member Departments, and the support of the University ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Ask A Firefighter: What Is The RI Southern League?

Captain Jane Perkins, February 01

Southern League Fire Safety Specialist Jane Perkins published her monthly article this weekend in The Westerly Sun. This month she answered the question “What is the RI Southern League?” Thank you Captain Perkins for sharing who we are and about our important mission in Southern Rhode Island! ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Captains Katie & Travis Serra pictured with the Board & their Chief. 
L-R: Treasurer Justin Lee, Secretary Chris Koretski, Chief Andrew Kettle, Captain Katie Serra, Captain Travis Serra, President Nate Barrington, and Director Scott Barber
Captains Katie & Travis Serra pictured with the Board & their Chief. L-R: Treasurer Justin Lee, Secretary Chris Koretski, Chief Andrew Kettle, Captain Katie Serra, Captain Travis Serra, President Nate Barrington, and Director Scott Barber

Captains Katie & Travis Serra Named Frederick A. Stanley Dedicated Service Award Winners

Secretary Christopher Koretski, January 31

During the Rhode Island Southern Firefighter's League Annual Legislator's Night on Monday January 20 at Richmond Country Club, The Officers of the League named Captain Katie O. Serra and Captain Travis Z. Serra of the Charlestown Ambulance & Rescue Service the recipients of the Chief Frederick A. Stanley Dedicated Service Award.

Frederick A. Stanley of the Hope Valley-Wyoming Fire District served ... (Full Story & Photos)

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State Rep. Sam Azzinaro Named Legislator Of The Year By Southern League

Secretary Christopher Koretski, January 20

Rhode Island State Representative Samuel A. Azzinaro was named the 2020 RI Southern League Legislator Of The Year during the League's Annual Legislator's Night on Monday January 20 at Richmond Country Club. Rep. Azzinaro a Democrat who serves District 37 in Westerly was first elected in 2008. Sam is a constant supporter of the fire & EMS Service. He has introduced legislation on behalf of the fire ... (Full Story & Photos)

State Rep. Sam Azzinaro poses with the League's Officers after being named the Legislator of the Year. 
Pictured L-R: Vice President Bob Peacock, Treasurer Justin Lee, Secretary Chris Koretski, Rep. Azzinaro, President Nate Barrington, and Director Scott Barber.
State Rep. Sam Azzinaro poses with the League's Officers after being named the Legislator of the Year. Pictured L-R: Vice President Bob Peacock, Treasurer Justin Lee, Secretary Chris Koretski, Rep. Azzinaro, President Nate Barrington, and Director Scott Barber.

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A reminder a house number can save first responders time and ultimately save your life!
A reminder a house number can save first responders time and ultimately save your life!

Ask a Firefighter: What can I do to help first responders?

Captain Jane Perkins, Watch Hill Fire Department , January 05

Rhode Island Southern Firefighter's League Fire Safety Specialist Jane Perkins has published another monthly column in The Westerly Sun. It can be found below:

Ask a Firefighter: What can I do to help first responders?

The New Year brings opportunity for change and many residents want to know what they can do to help others. Your local first responders are encouraging you to also focus on helping ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Pride & Ownership Class Posting & Registration Form

Secretary Christopher Koretski, December 26

The Rhode Island Southern Firefighter's League along with the RIAFC Foundation and our Member Departments are proud to welcome Chief Rick Lasky to Rhode Island for Pride & Ownership! The class will be held on Saturday February 1st from 9-4 at the URI Library.

The class runs free of charge thanks to our sponsors with a $20.00 lunch fee paid to the League.

This class is open to all departments, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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