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August 2019

LACoFD Lifeguards Reunite with 7-Year-Old Patient Taylor

LACoFD Lifeguards Reunite with 7-Year-Old Patient

On Tuesday, August 20, 2019, the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) Lifeguard Division, along with the Santa Monica Fire Department and McCormick Ambulance, surprised a seven-year-old at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, days after he suffered a life-threatening emergency. read more
Fire Velo Cyclists Complete One-Week Cancer Awareness Ride Taylor

Fire Velo Cyclists Complete One-Week Cancer Awareness Ride

To create more awareness of cancer affecting firefighters, 25 cyclists from the Fire Velo Cycling Club embarked on the annual week-long San Francisco to Los Angeles Cancer Awareness Ride. read more
LACoFD Foundation Receives Donation from Glendora Rotary Club Taylor

LACoFD Foundation Receives Donation from Glendora Rotary Club

The Rotary Club of Glendora showed its appreciation to firefighters from Fire Stations 85 and 86 by donating $500 to the Los Angeles County Fire Department Foundation and its public education programs. read more
Plaque Dedicated to LACoFD Captain Ted Hall & FFS Arnie Quinones Taylor

Plaque Dedicated to LACoFD Captain Ted Hall & FFS Arnie Quinones

On Wednesday, August 28, 2019, the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) hosted a plaque dedication ceremony in Acton Park for Fire Captain Tedmund “Ted” Hall and Fire Fighter Specialist (FFS) Arnaldo “Arnie” Quinones who tragically lost their lives on August 30, 2009, during the destructive Station Fire. read more
Battalion Cardfile Captains Meet to Discuss Staffing Plans Taylor

Battalion Cardfile Captains Meet to Discuss Staffing Plans

In mid-August, training sessions and meetings were held for all 66 cardfile captains to discuss and learn about on-going strategies that are designed to help relieve staffing challenges throughout the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD).  read more
LACoFD Lifeguards Raise Cancer Awareness through SoCal PaddleDown Taylor

LACoFD Lifeguards Raise Cancer Awareness through SoCal PaddleDown

The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s Lifeguard Division (LACoFD) participated in the “SoCal PaddleDown for Cancer Relay” at Cabrillo Beach on Sunday, August 10, 2019. read more
New LACoFD Public Education Display at the Antelope Valley Fair Taylor

New LACoFD Public Education Display at the Antelope Valley Fair

This year, the Los Angeles County Fire Department’s (LACoFD) Construction and Maintenance Division’s Crafts Section created a new public education display for visitors to enjoy at the Antelope Valley Fair which runs from August 16-25, 2019. read more
Congrats to June & July 2019 Retirees! 150 150 Taylor

Congrats to June & July 2019 Retirees!

The Los Angeles County Fire Department congratulates its eight members who retired from County service during the months of June and July. read more
Divisions II and IV Firefighters Participate in National Night Out Events Taylor

Divisions II and IV Firefighters Participate in National Night Out Events

During the week of August 6, Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) Division II and IV firefighters participated in National…

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LACoFD Wins the NAEMSP CPR Challenge with “Can’t Stop Compressing” Taylor

LACoFD Wins the NAEMSP CPR Challenge with “Can’t Stop Compressing”

On August 11, 2019, the Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) Emergency Medical Services Bureau (EMSB) and Training Services Division…

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