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Rhode Island Southern Firefighters League

 

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Ask a Firefighter: Fireworks Safety

Secretary Christopher Koretski, July 03

Check out Captain Perkins’ article on fireworks safety in this month’s Ask a Firefighter column;

https://www.thewesterlysun.com/opinion/guest-columns/ask-a-firefighter-fireworks-safety-tips-for-your-4th-of-july-celebration/article_0077bb58-fa68-11ec-a1dd-a38a376ae1c8.html... (Full Story & Photos)

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Chief Barrington, past league president administered the oath of office to the new board
Chief Barrington, past league president administered the oath of office to the new board

Southern League Swears In New Board

Secretary Christopher Koretski, June 28

On Monday June 27 the League held its annual President’s Steak Fry & Swearing In of League Officers. This year we have two Board transitions.

Chief Scott Barber has retired as Board Director and as Chairman of our Radio Committee. Chief Barber of the Carolina Fire Department has served for over 23 years on the Board of the League.

Chief Bob Peacock has retired as the Board Vice President. Chief ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Ask A Firefighter: How Can I Help If Someone Needs CPR?

Vice President Rob Peacock, April 11

Please take a few moments to read Captain Perkins latest "Ask A Firefighter" article in the Westerly Sun.

This column was written by Jane Perkins, Fire Safety Specialist for the Rhode Island Southern Firefighters League and Captain of the Watch Hill Fire Department.

Please email her at askafirefighter@yahoo.com if you have a question you would like to have answered in her monthly column.
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No Caption Washington County Fire Police Association Celebrates Ten Year Anniversary

Vice President Rob Peacock, April 11

The Officers and Members of the Rhode Island Southern Firefighters League wish to express their congratulations to the Washington County Fire Police Association as they mark their 10 year Anniversary this month.

The Association was formed on April 4th of 2012, when a meeting was held to discuss and approve the formation of the Washington County Fire Police Association. Twenty individuals representing ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Ask A Firefighter: Does Your Child Know How To Make a 911 Call?

Vice President Rob Peacock, March 11

Please take a few moments to read Captain Perkins latest "Ask A Firefighter" article in the Westerly Sun.

This column was written by Jane Perkins, Fire Safety Specialist for the Rhode Island Southern Firefighters League and Captain of the Watch Hill Fire Department.

Please email her at askafirefighter@yahoo.com if you have a question you would like to have answered in her monthly column.

... (Full Story & Photos)

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Chief Justin Lee, President of the Southern League poses with Margaret Teehan (left) and Lori Roeleveld (right) in front of Hope Valley Tanker 915 along with one of the teddy bears donated by TriCounty Community Action to the League's Departments.
Chief Justin Lee, President of the Southern League poses with Margaret Teehan (left) and Lori Roeleveld (right) in front of Hope Valley Tanker 915 along with one of the teddy bears donated by TriCounty Community Action to the League's Departments.

"Freddy Bears" To Soon Hit The Streets Thanks To TriCounty Community Action Agency

Secretary Christopher Koretski, March 06

At the February 28th Monthly Meeting of the Rhode Island Southern Firefighter's League Lori Roeleveld and Margaret Teehan of TriCounty Community Action Agency made a special presentation to those attending. Several large cases of teddy bears were donated by the agency to the League's 22 member departments to assist during emergency situations involving children as part of their ongoing community outreach ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Ask A Firefighter: Why Closing the Bedroom Door Matters

Jane C. Perkins, February 15

Closing your bedroom door before you go to sleep will substantially improve your chances of surviving a fire in your home.

This month’s Ask a Firefighter article in The Westerly Sun explains why you should close your door before you snore.

https://www.thewesterlysun.com/opinion/guest-columns/ask-a-firefighter-why-closing-the-bedroom-door-matters/article_c92f3aa8-8713-11ec-b0e2-93a4f60c0714.html... (Full Story & Photos)

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Vice President Rob Peacock, January 11

Please take a few moments to read Captain Perkins latest "Ask A Firefighter" article in the Westerly Sun.

This column was written by Jane Perkins, Fire Safety Specialist for the Rhode Island Southern Firefighters League and Captain of the Watch Hill Fire Department.

Please email her at askafirefighter@yahoo.com if you have a question you would like to have answered in her monthly column.

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