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CPF Firevision -- Your Online Video Update

If it is on your radar screen, it's on your computer screen ... thanks to CPF Firevision.

Whether it's happening on the front lines, the halls of the Capitol or right in the firehouse, CPF Firevision is where you can keep tabs on your profession and your union.

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August 13, 2014
CPF Firevision - Ventura and Legislative Updates
Victory in Ventura and Fighting For You in Sacramento

A well-funded Ventura County ballot initiative, backed by outside interests has dropped its plan to eliminate all defined benefit pensions, one day after it was declared invalid by the courts. In Sacramento, the Legislature returns for the end of the session and CPF is actively pursuing a pro-firefighter agenda. 

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June 25, 2014
CPF Firevision - Ventura County Pension Attack
High-Stakes Fight to Protect Retirement Security

A well-funded Ventura County ballot initiative, backed by outside interests including the Koch Brothers, has put the very concept of a secure retirement on trial. The measure, ticketed for the November ballot, would eliminate all defined benefit pensions, including those providing for the survivors of fallen firefighters and law enforcement officers. 

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July 1, 2014
CPF Firevision - 2014 Safety Stand Down
Take Time For Safety July 3rd

The California fire service has come together to call for a Safety Stand Down this Thursday, July 3, 2014 The Stand Down encourages departments to review critical wildfire safety procedures ahead of what promises to be a blistering fire season.

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June 25, 2014
CPF Firevision - Firefighters and Toxic Flame Retardants
The Risks of Toxic Flame Retardants

CPF-sponsored legislation (SB 1019-Leno) would expose the use of flame retardant chemicals that produced cancer-causing agents when they burn, putting firefighters and the public at risk.

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June 5, 2014
CPF Firevision - 2014 CPF State Convention
Strength Through Solidarity

A wrap up of CPF's biennial state convention in Los Angeles. Delegates elected locally charted the course for the organization and reflected on CPF's 75th anniversary.

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April 17, 2014
CPF Firevision - Supplying Aid to Victims of Emergency
The SAVE Program -- Aiding Fire Victims On Scene

CPF's California Fire Foundation has launched the Supplying Aid to Victims of Emergency (SAVE) program. The program allows firefighters at the scene of destructive events to provide victims with a gift card to help get them back on their feet. 

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May 8, 2014
CPF Firevision - Violent Incidents Response Training
Bonfire Injury Response

An unruly youth party is the scenario used to help jointly train fire and law enforcement in CA Fire Fighter Joint Apprenticeship Committee's groundbreaking Unified Response to Violent Incident program.

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December 5, 2013
CPF Firevision -- Unified Response to Violent Incidents
CPF Firevision -- Unified Response to Violent Incidents

CPF Firevision is California Professional Firefighters' online video news service.

Modern Training for Modern Threats: The California Fire Fighter Joint Apprenticeship Committee (CFFJAC), working under a grant from Cal OES, has tasked its Terrorism Consequence Management (TCM) Committee to develop “TCM: Unified Response to Violent Incidents." This training program, which is still under development, will cover the strategies and tactics First Responders must consider when confronting present-day violent threats such as the Boston Marathon bombing or the school shooting in New Town, Connecticut.

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November 1, 2013
CPF Firevision -- 2013 California Firefighters Memorial
CPF Firevision -- 2013 California Firefighters Memorial

CPF Firevision is California Professional Firefighters' online video news service.

An Emotional Tribute to Our Fallen: Governor Jerry Brown joined uniformed firefighters, family members, grateful citizens and dignitaries from throughout California, who gathered on the grounds of the California State Capitol Saturday, October 5th, in a solemn tribute to those who have given their lives to protect the state and its citizens.

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October 5, 2013
CPF Firevision -- California Last Alarm Service Team (Cal-LAST)
CPF Firevision -- Cal-LAST

CPF Firevision is California Professional Firefighters' online video news service.

Support in Times of Tragedy: The California Last Alarm Service Team (Cal-LAST), a partnership between the California Fire Foundation and the National Fallen Firefighter Foundation, is a comprehensive support team designed to help local fire departments and firefighter unions deal with line of duty deaths.

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