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California Professional Firefighters

May 6 2020

Gov. Newsom’s executive order, providing a workers’ compensation presumption for COVID-19, sets the table for important protections for firefighters and front line workers who are bravely responding to the pandemic 

Apr 29 2020

Even without the COVID-19 outbreak, California’s firefighters would be bracing for a long, hot summer. The coronavirus has made a bad situation that much worse. 

Apr 9 2020

Due to concerns surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19), the CPF office is temporarily closed to visitors and staff is working remotely, serving your needs. Have a question? Please e-mail info@cpf.org or call the CPF office and leave a voicemail at 916.921.9111. Staff is monitoring email/voicemail regularly and responding rapidly.  We are here for you, please be safe out there.

Apr 8 2020

With recent Coronavirus outbreaks, we urge all members to stay up-to-date with the latest news on protections and exposures.

Mar 15 2020

With recent coronavirus outbreaks, we urge all members to stay up-to-date with the latest news on protections and exposures. 

Mar 11 2020

As medical responders, firefighgters are on the front lines in the coronavirus outbreak. CPF President Brian Rice speaks with CPF's Health and Safety Director Mike Feyh about how the outbreak affects personnel on the front lines and precautions they can take to stay safe. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO CPF FIRE WIRE.

Mar 2 2020

It only takes a few minutes, but it can make a big difference if you get a job-related illness: Personal Exposure Reporting. On CPF Fire Wire, CPF President Brian Rice talks to two firefighters who faced death from job-related illness about their experiences and the importance of exposure reporting. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO CPF FIRE WIRE.

Jan 28 2020

The latest edition of CPF's podcast features Pres. Brian Rice in conversation with Stockton Pres. Mario Gardea and Tracy Pres. Paul O'Neal, discussing the ongoing battle against full-scale private EMS takeover in San Joaquin County, and how locals came together to win their fight. LISTEN TO THE LATEST CPF FIRE WIRE PODCAST HERE.

Jan 21 2020

Participants in the 2019 CPF Photo Contest brought some stunning views of the profession, and those who serve in it. SEE THE WINNING ENTRIES HERE

Jan 21 2020

From underhanded anti-firefighter bureaucrats to anti-retirement hard liners, California firefighters are confronted with a systematic effort to demean, discredit and weaken the fire service.READ THE MESSAGE FROM CPF PRESIDENT BRIAN RICE.

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