Cumberland Times-News Reporter Jeffrey Alderton, February 22
CUMBERLAND — Eugene and Jeanne Miller and their four children have now started putting their lives back together. A well-planned, fire safety exit plan helped make that possible.
It was 7 p.m., Wednesday when an apparently accidental fire ripped through the South End residence of Eugene and Jeanne Miller and their children — Joey and Brandon, 17 and 16 who are students at Fort Hill High School; Emily, ... (Full Story & Photos)
The Maryland State Firemen’s Association (MSFA) was awarded a grant through the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) program to enhance recruitment and retention of volunteer fire/EMS personnel across the state. The goals of the program include developing an awareness program to demonstrate the value and need for volunteer providers, provide tools and recruitment capabilities ... (Full Story)
Members of the Sandy Spring Volunteer Fire Department (in Montgomery County, Maryland) pose for a group photo with MSFA First Vice President Johnie Roth and LAMSFA Financial Secretary Marcia Roth right before they took the Polar Bear Plunge into the Chesapeake Bay. The event took place January 24th at the Sandy Point State Park and all members raised monies for the Special Olympics of Maryland. The ... (Full Story & Photos)
Officers of the Maryland State Firemen's Association and the Ladies of the Maryland State Firemen's Association welcomed new and returning Maryland State Senators, Delegates, and Staff to the Annual MSFA Legislative Reception on January 20th in Annapolis, Maryland. The evening was quite successful and consisted of discussions relating to budget, proposed challenges, and becoming familiar with newly ... (Full Story & Photos)
LAMSFA Senior Vice President Darby Byrd, MSFA First Vice President Johnie Roth, LAMSFA President Ann Price Davis, MSFA President David Keller, and MIEMSS Deputy Director Pat Gainer.
More than 2,500 fire deaths occur throughout the U.S. each year. Eight out of ten of those fire deaths resulted from home fires. In Maryland, during 2014, 49 fire deaths occurred in one and two family homes out of the reported 63 total fire deaths recorded in the state. “Most home fire deaths can be eliminated with the installation of residential fire sprinklers,” stated State Fire Marshal Brian S. ... (Full Story & Photos)
On Friday, February 6, 2015 leaders of the Maryland State Firemen's Association and the Ladies Auxiliary of the MSFA traveled to Ocean City, Maryland to celebrate the retirement of our friend Gerald Dennis. Gerald was the go to person for everything relating to the the MSFA Conventions from temperature control to setting up, tearing down, and everything in between. His services for his 28 years of ... (Full Story & Photos)
Pictured L-R MSFA Convention Chairman Ron Siarnicki, LAMSFA Senior Vice President Darby Byrd, Gerald Dennis, and MSFA First Vice President Johnie Roth.
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Maryland Fire Prevention and Life Safety Information Exchange Program 2015
The Maryland Fire Prevention and Life Safety Information Exchange Program is a partnership between the MSFA and the OSFM. The partners will contribute to the development of a website designed to serve as a single point of entry for fire prevention and life safety programs and best practices.
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