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NHSFA participates in Senator Shaheen meeting with Fire and EMS

Today, President Glenn Davis participated in a webinar along with Chiefs from departments all over the state of NH with Senator Shaheen to discuss the issues of COVID -19 and how it is effecting departments with funding, grants, exposures, and … Continue reading

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State of NH Hazard Pay Stipend 5/4/2020

State of New Hampshire First Responder Hazard Pay Stipend Program   The Governor has authorized the allocation and expenditure of CARES Act flex funds to provide incentive stipends for the State’s first responders and corrections officers. For purposes of this program, first responders include state and local police officers, firefighters, … Continue reading

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First Responder Stipend 5/4/2020 NH Governor Sununu

Yesterday, Governor Sununu made two announcements:  First, a new allocation of $40 million will be sent to NH municipalities impacted by COVD-19 to help cover expenses. Governor Sununu also announced a new front line worker stipend program aimed at providing … Continue reading

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COVID-19 stipend for NH First responders

Governor Sununu announced more aid to first responders and New Hampshire cities and towns. Firefighters, police officers, and emergency medical service workers will receive an extra stipend per week for being on the front lines of the Covid-19 response. This … Continue reading

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Please see the latest post of COVID-19 Guidelines

Please see the latest post of COVID-19 Guidelines in Collaborations with DOS, NHFM, PFFNH, NHAFC and NHSFA Printable version Specimen Transportation – FINAL Unprotected Exposure Algorhythm REVISED 4-8-20

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Shaheen Calls on Administration to Prioritize COVID-19 Testing

Information from the New Hampshire Association of Fire Chiefs on behalf of the NH Fire Service   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 31, 2020 CONTACT: 202-224-5553   Shaheen Calls on Administration to Prioritize COVID-19 Testing for Patients Who Have Potentially Exposed … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Unprotected Exposure Guidance

Unprotected Exposure Guidance – JIC The attached document above gives first responders guidance for Unprotected Exposure. Please read and post at your department.  

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COVID-19 Guidelines & PPE 03.19.2020

COVID-19 Guidelines & PPE 03.19.2020  For immediate posting to all ESOs COVID-19 Guidelines & PPE 03.19.2020

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NH State Firemens Association April 16 meeting has been postponed.

NH State Firemens Association April 16 membership meeting in New Hampton has been postponed in accordance with the NH GOvernors and White House recommendations on gatherings. Date TBD.

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Small Town Fire Chiefs Seminar Postponement

The Small Town Fire Chiefs Seminar in Lancaster NH on March 28th. has been postponed. We are working on a new date and will have that out shortly. Based upon the NH Governors and the White House guidelines for gatherings, … Continue reading

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