VFIS celebrated its 50th anniversary with associates and community leaders at the Appell Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, September 14, 2019.
Glatfelter Insurance Group is pleased to congratulate Troy Markel, President of VFIS, on being unanimously voted as new Board Chairman of the NFFF. We also extend our congratulations to Chief Dennis Compton on his retirement.
We’re proud to announce the launch of ResponderHelp.com, an emergency responder’s one-stop free resource. ResponderHelp.com was developed and administered by VFIS but offers content sourced from a broad variety of leading industry specialists.
We’ve added new classes to the VFIS educational offerings that cover some familiar topics and perhaps some not-so-familiar topics to help you develop best practices and keep your team safe.
Conferences the VFIS crew is heading to this summer
The 17th Annual Truman Legacy Symposium was held on May 5-7, 2019. Each year, the symposium focuses on a different area of interest or action taken by former President Harry Truman.
VFIS is pleased to announce that the Honorable Scott Perry of Pennsylvania in the House of Representatives has added the VFIS 50th anniversary celebration as a historic event to the Congressional Record.
This week, fire departments are encouraged to suspend all non-emergency activity to focus on training and education related to this year’s theme: Reduce Your Exposure: It’s Everyone’s Responsibility.
A note from VFIS President, Troy Markel, to emergency medical services personnel.
The National Safety Council and Emergency Responder Safety Institute have released new information on distracted drivers and emergency scenes.