Included in this month’s Briefs are information on the Massachusetts Firefighter Service Award Program which is available to any Massachusetts firefighter who has served for any period of time totaling 20 or more years, in five year increments, i.e., (20, 25, 30, etc.).   Also included are advisories regarding Regulation Updates to 527 CMR 4.00 and 527 CMR 15.00, an updated advisory on 527 CMR 33.00: Hazardous Materials Process or Processing, Means of Egress and Delegation of Authority Cards. 

Also included are several training opportunities and public safety information.

Please be sure to avail yourself to all of the important information contained in the February DFS Briefs.


Firefighter Service Awards Nominations pdf format of Firefighter Service Award Nominations
Firefighter Service Award-Nomination Form pdf format of Firefighter Service Award Nomination Form
Firefighter Service Award-Appeal for Reconsideration pdf format of Firefighter Service Award Appeal for Reconsideration
Firefighter Service Award-Criteria pdf format of Firefighter Service Award Criteria
MA Firefighter Award Order Form 2014 pdf format of Firefighter Service Award Order Form 2014
Regulation Updates pdf format of Regulation Updates
CMR 33 - Hazardous Materials Process or Processing pdf format of Regulation Updated CMR 33 - Hazardous Materials Process
Means of Egress pdf format of Means of Egress
Delegation of Authority Cards pdf format of Delegation of Authority Cards

Training Opportunities

From Trauma to Addiction pdf format of From Trauma to Addiction
Public Fire and Life Educator pdf format of Public Fire and Life Educator
Fire Prevention Officer Level I Program pdf format of Fire Prevention Officer Level I Program


2014 Northeast Youth Firesetting Conference pdf format of 2014 Northeast Youth Firesetting Conference
file size 6MB

Public Education

Hot Liquids Safety pdf format of Hot Liquids Safety
Space Heater Fire Safety pdf format of Space Heater Fire Safety
Burn Safety pdf format of Burn Safety
2014 Calendar of Fire Safety pdf format of 2014 Calendar of Fire Safety

Print all DFS Briefs for February 2014 pdf format of All DFS Briefs 
file size 8MB

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