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Posted on: March 3, 2020

MONROE COUNTY FIREFIGHTERS COMPLETE HAZARDOUS MATERIALS TECHNICIAN COURSE

Two Monroe County Fire Rescue Firefighters work on a hazmat situation

For the past six weeks, 24 Monroe County Fire Rescue personnel participated in a 160-hour Hazardous Materials Technician Course at Joe London Fire Academy on Grassy Key in order to meet state minimum standards required for those who respond to hazardous m...

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

PHOENIX AWARD PRESENTED TO MONROE COUNTY FIREFIGHTERS AND TRAUMA STAR CREW BY ‘WIDOW MAKER’ SURVIVOR

MCFR meets with widow maker survivor Tad Kimes at Station 9.

It was a joyful Thursday morning when Tad Kimes of Big Coppitt Key was able to meet the Monroe County Firefighters and Trauma Star flight crew who saved his life on July 19, 2019. Kimes presented the emergency responders involved with saving his life the ...

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Posted on: January 29, 2020

DEPUTY CHIEF STEVE HUDSON TESTIFIES SUCCESSES OF TRAUMA STAR IN TALLAHASSEE

Group shot of Lisa Tennyson, Holly Raschein, Steve Hudson, and Derek Howard

Monroe County Fire Rescue Deputy Chief Steve Hudson testified before the Florida Senate Banking and Insurance Committee and the Florida House Health Market Reform Subcommittee on Jan. 21 regarding legislation aimed to protect Floridians from the practice ...

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