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Safety Association

Our Mission as the Safety Association:

Bringing all Fire & Rescue Personnel together to create practices that allow us to safely train for, respond to, perform on and return from emergency and non-emergency situations within Bedford County and the surrounding communities in which we serve. 

Ensuring "Everyone Goes Home!"

 

 Check out this link for free safety training:

http://www.oshatrain.org/courses/mods/701e.html

 

2014 Meeting Dates:

All meetings are at 1900 at the Bedford County Fire & Rescue Educational Complex

1/27/2014

2/17/2014

3/24/2014

4/21/2014

5/19/2014

6/23/2014

7/28/2014

8/25/2014

9/22/2014

10/27/2014

11/24/2014

12/22/2014

Minutes from the Safety Association meetings will be posted upon approval.

Meeting Minutes:

April 2014 Safety Association Minutes

Safety Association Minutes February 2014

Minutes January 27, 2014  

November 2013 Bedford County Safety Association Meeting Minutes 

Safety Association Minutes October 2013

Bedford County Safety Minutes January 2013

Bedford County Safety Association February 2013

Bedford County Safety Association Meeting Minutes April 2013

May 2013 Safety Association Minutes

June 2013 Safety Association Minutes

                                                                               Bedford County Safety Association Meeting July 2013

                                                                                Safety Association Meeting Minutes Sept 2013

   Safety Minutes December 2012

Safety Association Minutes November 2012

September 2012

August 2012 

 July 2012  

April 2012  

  March 2012    

February 2012  

December 2011

November 2011

October 2011

June 2011 

May 2011

April 2011 

 

January 2011  

 

Emergency Notification

http://ens.geo-comm.com/bedfordva/Default.aspx?ck=A1

Click on the link to register for Emergency Notifications from Bedford County to come to your cell phone.  Bedford County, in partnership with Geo-Comm, will send telephone notifications to residents and businesses within Bedford County, when impacted by, or in danger of being impacted by, an emergency or disaster. The Bedford County Emergency Notification System will only be used by emergency response personnel in order to notify residential homes and businesses with information regarding the event and if/what actions should be taken.

The Bedford County Emergency Notification System utilizes the area’s 911 data and can contact all land-lines, whether listed or unlisted, in the event of an emergency. It is TTY/TDD capable. If you utilize a Voice Over IP (VoIP) phone service, such as MagicJack, Vonage or a cable company provided phone service, or cellular phone for your primary residential/business line and you would like to be alerted over that line with the Emergency Notification System then you must register that number through Bedford County’s Emergency Notification System Opt-In site.

To register your VoIP phone, cellular phone, or e-mail address with the Bedford County Emergency Notification System please click the link below. If you would like to see examples of getting email to SMS notifications on your cellular phone please scroll down.

PLEASE NOTE: When registering or making changes after registering your cell phone or email address in the Bedford County Emergency Notification System it may take as much as 4 weeks before that cell number or email address becomes active for notifications due to the review, validation and activation process the County must complete.  Additionally, changes to your land-line phone number with your phone carrier may take a similar length of time to get through to Bedford County to become active on the alerting system.
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Contact Information
Bedford County Fire and Rescue
1305 Falling Creek Road
Bedford, VA 24523
Non-Emergency: 540-587-0700
Emergency: 911