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  • Hale Names Zach Stubbs February Safe Firefighter of the Month Winner

    Press Release
    Posted: March 29th, 2012

    The most recent recipient of Hale’s Safe Firefighter of the Month award is Captain Zach Stubbs of the Anchorage Fire Department in Alaska. Captain Stubbs has been a firefighter for 11 years, faithfully serving and protecting the people of Anchorage. Captain Stubbs recently initiated the revitalization of a mini-bus that was originally used to transport people with disabilities into a rehabilitation vehicle for the department. The newly renovated vehicle is now used to evaluate firefighters...

  • Round 25 of SAFER Grant Awards Announced

    Posted: June 24th, 2011

    On Friday, DHS announced the latest round of SAFER grant awards.Since 2005, SAFER has awarded over a thousand grants totaling more than $500 million to fire departments across the country to help to increase staffing of frontline firefighters.