This year marks the VCOS 20th anniversary: 1994-2014. Thanks to everyone that has contributed to the section's growth and success.
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IAFC Applauds Bill to Protect Volunteer Fire Departments
Firehouse.com Article on VCOS 20th Anniversary
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Communicating Your Passion Webinar
TAMPA 2 Report: Carrying the Safety Message into the Future
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LODD Guidelines (Denton, TX) - PDF
Model Procedures for Response of Emergency Vehicles During Hurricanes and Tropical Storms
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2 Arizona firefighters suspended for punching patient
After Man Dies Shoveling Roof, Connecticut First Responders Finish Job
Reports describe chaos preceding Dallas firefighter's 2014 fatal fall from icy overpass
Policy change after Illinois LODD may have prevented second interstate tragedy
Volunteer and Combination Officers Section of the IAFC
VCOS's mission is to provide chief officers who manage volunteers within a volunteer or combination fire, rescue or EMS delivery system with information, education, services and representation to enhance their professionalism.