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Legislation To Watch

  • On August 19th and 20th, the OAPFF will host the 2015 Summer Seminar at the Niagra Event Center at Put-In-Bay.   Agenda for the Summer Seminar can be found here.   Registration Form can be found here   This seminar will focus on fire fighter health and safety.   Presentations include: Today's Modern Fire Enviroment: Theory and PracticeFirst Report from Toledo: A review of the Magnolia Street LODD FireBedbugs.  On Runs and in the Fire House. Other presentations will be announced once they are finalized.   The Islander Inn is the host hotel.  877-500-7829 or 419-285-7829 The OAPFF Room Rate is $129 per night plus tax. Ask for the OAPFF seminar room block. Reservations must be made by July 17th or rooms are released and the rate increases to $169 per night.      

  • There are many resources for the local OAPFF affiliate leader that do not fit the previous categories.  This section contains those miscellaneous resources.   Contact your District Vice President or Director of Operations Bill Quinn with any questions.   IAFF     Local Union Administration     Local Union Administration Overview     The Professional Fire Fighter     Local Union Financial Responsibilities and Management         Manual of Common Procedure and Related Subjects     Atwoods Rules for Meetings     Emergency Disputes Fund Policy and Application     IAFF CBL 2014     IAFF Supply Order Form   OAPFF     Contact Info for EBoard and Staff     OAPFF Fact Sheet     Running a Union Meeting and Parlimentary Law     Sample Union Meeting Agenda     Statement Form with Constitutional Protection Clause     SERB     Employee Organizational Annual Report     Registration Report      Unfair Labor Practices  

  • Metro Local Representative Jack Reall Columbus Local 67 President 379 West Broad St, Columbus        

  • The OAPFF is dedicated to updating our members on regular basis about the going ons of the organization and our local affiliates.  One of the ways we perform that duty is our quarterly magazine, the First Due News.  The First Due News is emailed to all members who have registered at oapff.org or provided us with their email address.  In addition, a printed version is mailed to each OAPFF affiliated fire house in the state.     ARCHIVES OF THE FIRST DUE NEWS   2015 - Volume 3 Issue 1 - Spring   2014- Volume 2 Issue 1 - January/February Issue 2 - March/April Issue 3 - May/June Issue 4 - July/August Issue 5 -September/October Issue 6 - November/December

  • Below are links and documents to help you and your local prepare for an Ebola Response. For more info, please contact OAPFF Director of Health, Safety and EMS David Bernzweig at dbernzweig@oapff.org EBOLA RESOURCES   Ebola Hemorragic Fever :Preparedness for Ohio EMS from Ohio Dept of Public Safety Ebola FAQ's from the IAFF IAFF Roundtable on Ebola Video  Information for Local Health Dept and Hospitals from Ohio Dept of Health Ebola Recommendations from the Public Health EMS Medical Directors Advisory Council Understanding Ebola Precautions - Article from JEMS Magazine   FROM THE CDC Evaluating Patients for Possible Ebola Virus Disease: Recommendations for Healthcare Personnel and Health Officials:http://emergency.cdc.gov/han/han00371.asp Detailed EMS Checklist for Ebola Preparednesshttp://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/pdf/ems-checklist-ebola-preparedness.pdf Interim Guidance for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems and 9-1-1 Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) for Management of Patients with Known or Suspected Ebola Virus Disease in the United States http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/interim-guidance-emergency-medical-services-systems-911-public-safety-answering-points-management-patients-known-suspected-united-states.html Case Definition for Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/case-definition.html Signs and symptoms of EVDhttp://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/symptoms/index.html Sequence for putting on and taking off PPEhttp://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/pdf/ppe-poster.pdf