It’s been less than two months since the Los Angeles County Fire Department instituted its Intraosseous Pilot Program, and so far, it’s been a “resounding success,” according to Dr. Clayton Kazan, the Department’s medical director.
More than a dozen off-duty Los Angeles County firefighters joined forces with a local plumber and other businesses to renovate an elderly couple’s home in Inglewood over the course of just a few days.
Fire Fighter Paramedic Jamie Kolar’s nonprofit organization Aid to Armenia supports the advancement of first aid and emergency medicine in Armenia by supplying vital equipment, supplies and providing training to emergency personnel and residents.
As meteorologists predict a strong, wet El Niño for this winter, the Los Angeles County Fire Department reminds residents to avoid driving through floodwaters.
Together with my Executive Team, I am pleased to share this Message from the Fire Chief. This is my first communication in a series of messages planned for distribution in 2016 to provide personnel with updates on key Department priorities and initiatives.