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Firefighters Drill Life-Threatening Scenarios In LAFD Training Session - CBS Local

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Firefighters Drill Life-Threatening Scenarios In LAFD Training Session
CBS Local
One “evolution” – or simulated training scenario – posted on the LAFD's Instagram page showed a firefighter crawling through a narrow gap between two jammed sliding doors . In a message posted to his Twitter account, United Firefighters of Los Angeles ...
Firefighters Prep for Job Dangers With SimulationsNBC Southern California
LA City, County firefighters train to save their own livesLA Daily News

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Posted on Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:58:06 GMT



Australian Firefighter Concludes Fellowship At Santa Monica Fire Department - Santa Monica Mirror

Australian Firefighter Concludes Fellowship At Santa Monica Fire Department
Santa Monica Mirror
During his fellowship with the department, Yates was able to visit the Beverly Hills Fire Department, the Culver City Fire Department, the Los Angeles Fire Department, the Anaheim Fire Department, and the Alameda County Fire Department. In addition, he ...


Posted on Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:20:25 GMT



First Latino Chief of Los Angeles Fire Department Confirmed by City Council - KTLA

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First Latino Chief of Los Angeles Fire Department Confirmed by City Council
KTLA
Ralph M. Terrazas, the department's 18th fire chief, was chosen by Mayor Eric Garcetti and confirmed by the L.A. City Council. “I am honored and humbled to begin leading the 3,200 men and women of the LAFD as their fire chief,” Terrazas said. “It's an ...
Ralph Terrazas Named First Latino LAFD ChiefCBS Local
Ralph Terrazas named Los Angeles Fire Department Chiefyovenice
L.A. Council Confirms Terrazas as Fire ChiefFirehouse.com
FOX 11 Los Angeles -Los Angeles Daily News -89.3 KPCC
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Posted on Fri, 08 Aug 2014 19:51:13 GMT



New Los Angeles Fire Department chief Ralph Terrazas of San Pedro sets high ... - Daily Breeze

New Los Angeles Fire Department chief Ralph Terrazas of San Pedro sets high ...
Daily Breeze
Growing up in San Pedro, Ralph Terrazas had one dream: to become a firefighter. Thirty-one years ago he achieved that dream when he joined the Los Angeles Fire Department. Now, he has taken the reins of the department as fire chief, commanding a force ...
Small Brush Fire Contained in ChatsworthPost-Periodical

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Posted on Wed, 20 Aug 2014 02:42:42 GMT



LA County Fire Department links dispatch system to PulsePoint CPR app - Los Angeles Times

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LA County Fire Department links dispatch system to PulsePoint CPR app
Los Angeles Times
Hoping to turn regular cellphone-toting Angelenos into rapid responders, the Los Angeles County Fire Department has linked its dispatch system to a cellphone app that will notify CPR-trained good Samaritans when someone in a public place nearby is ...
Los Angeles County Fire Department Officials Announce Launch Of Pulse Point ...KHTS Radio
CPR app linked to Los Angeles County Fire Department dispatch systemThe Republic

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Posted on Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:58:55 GMT



Firefighters Killed In Station Fire Honored On 5 Year Anniversary - KHTS Radio

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Firefighters Killed In Station Fire Honored On 5 Year Anniversary
KHTS Radio
Several Los Angeles County Fire Department officials including Chief Daryl L. Osby met with Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich on Friday to honor the memory of Fire Captain Ted Hall and Fire Fighter Specialist Arnie Quinones, who lost their lives while ...
Hall, Quinones Remembered on 5th Anniversary of Station FireSCVNEWS.com

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Posted on Mon, 01 Sep 2014 19:44:03 GMT



Encino fire kills two, injures six - Los Angeles Register

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Encino fire kills two, injures six
Los Angeles Register
The two are the 19th and 20th civilians to be killed this year in structure fires within the department's jurisdiction. Investigators reported that the hard-wired smoke alarms were not functioning inside the unit that caught fire. Los Angeles requires ...
Smoke alarms not working in Encino fire that killed two, officials sayLos Angeles Times
98-year-old Encino fire victim 'good to everybody'LA Daily News
Elderly Woman, Son Killed in Encino Apartment Fire; Firefighter, 5 Others ...KTLA
CBS Local -Post-Periodical
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Posted on Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:41:45 GMT



Wounded warrior honored at LAFD station - USC News

USC News

Wounded warrior honored at LAFD station
USC News
In 2013, Carson spent a weekend with the LAFD, which partnered with USC to bring military veterans from the Wounded Warrior Project to Los Angeles for a weekend of football and fun. Carson made a strong impression on Lore, a former U.S. Marine, who is ...

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Posted on Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:30:07 GMT



Los Angeles Fire Department swears in new fire chief - Westside Today

Los Angeles Fire Department swears in new fire chief
Westside Today
Los Angeles Fire Department Assistant Chief Ralph Terrazas was sworn into office as the new fire chief on Friday, following the City Council's unanimous support of his appointment. “Today we take a very important step forward in building … the Los ...

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Posted on Sun, 10 Aug 2014 17:16:18 GMT



New Los Angeles fire chief sets high goals - Los Angeles Daily News

New Los Angeles fire chief sets high goals
Los Angeles Daily News
Growing up in San Pedro, Ralph Terrazas had one dream — to one day become a firefighter. Thirty-one years ago, he achieved that when he joined the Los Angeles Fire Department. Now, he has taken the ultimate step, becoming chief of the department, ...

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Posted on Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:29:58 GMT



 

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