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Thu. Jan 16th 2020
Bedford County Department of Fire & Rescue is now hiring for both Advanced Life Support/Firefighters and Basic Life Support/Firefighters! Please see the attached flyer for more information and cli...
Tue. Dec 24th 2019
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For EMS providers looking for continuing education hours, Centra will be hosting a PTSD seminar on January 15, 2020. Please see the the flyer for information about the seminar and for registration inf...
Thu. Dec 12th 2019
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As we move into the Christmas holiday season, many of you will be using a real tree for your Christmas tree. The Bedford County Fire Marshal's Office would like to make you aware of some safety ti...
Mon. Dec 2nd 2019
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The Bedford Fire Department will be hosting a tactical thermal imaging training course. The course is being taught by Insight Fire Training and will be held on January 18-19, 2020. Please see the atta...
Mon. Dec 2nd 2019
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REGIONAL PRE-DISASTER MITIGATION PLAN – COMMUNITY INPUT NEEDEDHas your home, business, or community been impacted or damaged by a natural hazard? The Central Virginia Planning District Commissi...
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Kidde Recalls Disposable Plastic Fire Extinguishers Due to Failure to Discharge
Thu. Feb 12th 2015

This recall involves 31 models of Kidde disposable fire extinguishers with Zytel black plastic valves.  The recalled extinguishers are red, white, or silver and are either ABC or BC rated.  The ratings can be found to the right of the nameplate.  Manufacture dates included in the recall are July 23, 2013 through October 15, 2014.  A 10-digit date code is stamped on the side of the cylinder, near the bottom.  Digits five through nine represent the day and year of manufacture in DDDYY format.  Date codes for the recalled units manufactured in 2013 are XXXX 20413 X through XXXX 36513 X and 2014 are XXXX 00114 X through XXXX 28814 X. 

For further information click this link: https://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Kidde-Disposable-Plastic-Fire-Extinguishers

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