Maryland State Firemen's Association

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Future Convention Dates
June 19-25, 2020
June 18-24, 2021

June 12-17, 2022

Executive Committee Meetings
September 21 and 22, 2019
Bay District Volunteer Fire Department


December 7 and 8, 2019
Suderlersville Volunteer Fire Department

 


Announcements
November 14, 2019
New Market Volunteers to hold All You Can Eat Breakfast Fundraiser with Santa
November 13, 2019
Executive Committee Meeting - December 7th & 8th, 2019
November 12, 2019
WESTMINSTER FIRE DEPARTMENT IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR PART-TIME PAID Recruitment & Retention Coordinator
November 12, 2019
Anne Arundel County Volunteer Firefighters Association December Meeting
November 5, 2019
VHC New Years Eve BINGO
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Online Calendar
Next Seven Days
November 17, 2019
MSFA FIRE PREVENTION AND LIFE SAFETY COMMITTEE MEETING
Bowling Green Volunteer Fire Department 12420 McMullen Highway, SW, Cumberland, MD. 21502
November 17, 2019
Eastern Shore Volunteer Firemen's Association
Girdletree VFC
November 18, 2019
Cecil County Vol. Firemen's Association
Hacks Point VFC
November 19, 2019
Quarter Auction
Ferndale VFC
November 19, 2019
Wicomico County Volunteer Firemen's Assn
Delmar VFD
November 19, 2019
WICOMICO COUNTY VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS ASSOCIATION MONTHLY MEETING
DELMAR VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT.
November 20, 2019
Howard County Volunteer Firemen's Association
Savage VFC
November 20, 2019
Kent - Queen Anne's Volunteer Fire, EMS and Rescue Association
Crumpton VFC
November 21, 2019
Baltimore County Volunteer Firemen's Association
Chestnut Ridge VFC
November 21, 2019
St. Mary's County Fire Board Association
Public Safety Building, 23090 Leonard Hall Rd, Leonardtown, MD
November 21, 2019
Washington County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association
Sharpsburg Ambulance
November 21, 2019
Frederick County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association
Guardian Hose
November 21, 2019
Montgomery County Volunteer Fire/Rescue Association
Wheaton Rescue
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ACCIDENT AND INJURY PREVENTION AWARD

Purpose of Award:
Recognition of a member company/department’s Accident and Injury Prevention Program.

Award Administered By:
M.S.F.A. Emergency Medical Services Committee.

Background:
In June, 1997, President C. Daniel Davis, Jr., charged the EMS Committee with the implementation of an awards program encouraging member companies to participate in year-round or special short duration programs in the prevention of accidental injury and/or death. The original program contained an extra class recognizing the efforts of those county associations providing such programs. The program was formally announced during the 1998 Convention with the first awards being bestowed during the 1999 Convention.

Projects may be submitted by a department or organization within a member department provided it is verified by the President or Chief of the department. County programs must be verified by the County Association President or Chief Officer.

The awards are presented each year at the annual convention for the following categories:

Year-Round Program or More Than One Project

(Class by population of the first due area)

Class I 0 - 1,500

Class II 1,501 - 2,500

Class III 2,501 - 5,000

Class IV 5,001 - 10,000

Class V 10,001 - or more, Volunteer

Class VI 10,001 - or more, Career

Class VII County Association Injury Prevention Program

Single Project Programs

Class I0 1,500

Class II 1,501 - 1,500

Class III 2,501 - 5,000

Class IV 5,001 - 10,000

Class V 10,001 or more, volunteer

Class VI 10,001 or more, career

Class VII County Association Injury Prevention Program

Award Rules:

1. The department/company must be a member in good standing of the M.S.F.A.

2. A cover letter on department or association letterhead is required to accompany all entries.

3. Any book entered, including scrapbooks, photo albums or loose-leaf binders cannot exceed 12 x 14.5 inches. The thickness of the book is not limited.

4. Slide/tape presentations are acceptable, but the presentation must show the complete project.

5. Photographs and newspaper clippings must be dated and sources indicated.

6. Entries must be In the hands of the EMS Committee or its designee no later than April 30 of the year submitted and must be marked with the proper entry classification (Class and year-round/single project program.)

7. All materials submitted must reflect activities of the previous calendar year (January through December.)

8. Judges shall be appointed by the Chair of the EMS Committee and the decision of the judges shall be final.

9. Any evidence of material from a previous year will automatically disqualify the entry.

Departments/Companies entering this contest must have a representative available at the time the awards are presented during the convention.

 

 

 


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