Happy Labor Day! We hope everyone has a happy, safe and healthy weekend! To all those who are working this weekend keeping us all safe, especially those in the firehouses, thank you for your service. Stay safe Brothers and Sisters! ... See MoreSee Less
Although virtual this year, RISAFF locals will be participating in our annual "fill the boot" campaign.
“It’s near and dear to us. I’ve said this for years, what the MDA does is similar to what we do. We try to make a situation that’s difficult better”, said President of the RI Association of Firefighters, Joe Andriole.
PROVIDENCE, R.I (WLNE) – A labor day tradition of collecting money for the MDA will look a little different this year amid the coronavirus pandemic. During the holiday weekend, firefighters around the country are seen at street corners “filling the boot” for muscular dystrophy. This is a tradi...
RISAFF proudly endorses Senator Dominick Ruggerio, Senator District 4. We would like to acknowledge and recognize Senator Ruggerio for his unwavering support for the health, safety and welfare of firefighters and all public safety in Rhode Island. Senator Ruggerio’s efforts make RI a safer place for both our citizens and fire fighters! ... See MoreSee Less
Happy Labor Day! We hope everyone has a happy, safe and healthy weekend!
To all those who are working this weekend keeping us all safe, especially those in the firehouses, thank you for your service. Stay safe Brothers and Sisters!
RISAFF proudly endorses @SenatorRuggerio We would like to recognize Senator Reggerio for his unwavering support for the health, safety and welfare of firefighters and public safety in RI.
Senator Ruggerio’s efforts make RI a safer place for both our citizens and fire fighters!
A long awaited and much needed new ambulance was placed in service this afternoon. This new unit replaces the 2013 unit. Thank you to our community for always supporting your East Greenwich firefighters and for giving us the equipment needed to serve you.
Remember and Honor all those who have served and paid the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.
Today is a day to reflect on our what our Military heroes have done for us and our Country.
Thank you for your sacrifice.
Huge thank you to @AlliesDonuts for the donations to first responders all over RI today! I was glad to help my sis-in-law deliver some joy to Police, Firefighters, & Dispatchers in West Warwick, Coventry, & West Greenwich! @WestWarwickPD @Coventry_RI_PD @risaff
With deep regret RISAFF announces the Active Duty Death of Dispatcher Kenneth "Hoppy" Hoskin, West Warwick Local 1104.
Our deepest sympathy to the Hoskin family and members of Local 1104.
Thoughts and Prayers for the Hoskin family and the Brothers and Sisters of Local 1104.
RISAFF would like to thank GST Armand Sabitoni of @LIUNA, Mike Sabitoni of RI Building Trade Union and Local 251 RI Laborers Union for securing much needed N95s and PPE gowns. Thanks to John Furtado of AA Asbestos Abatement Co. in Johnston for donating protective coveralls.
Thank you to the Town of East Greenwich and Chief Patenaude for purchasing a UV-C Air & Surface Disinfection Lamp. The light kills all known bacteria & virus in less than 2 minutes. It takes only 30 seconds to kill the Corona Virus on the surface @egreenwichnews @risaff
RISAFF Leadership & MAP would like to remind our members that our peer support team is always available to you. Contact a peer support member or direct at 1-833-RISAFF1.
Please help each other out during these times and we'll all get through this together! Stay Strong, Stay Safe!
Due to the recent events affecting all of us, we are postponing our bowling night scheduled for April 4th. It is our intent to reschedule this event for the fall. Please reach out to us if you'd like your tickets reimbursed or we will hold your lane for the fall. Stay safe!
RISAFF's Legislative Dinner in Washington D.C. Thank you to our members who attended and the entire RI Congressional Delegation for their unwavering support of firefighters!
@SenJackReed @SenWhitehouse @JimLangevin @davidcicilline @EdzoForIAFF @IAFFdist3VP