Firefighters’ Group Urges Cancer Coverage For Volunteers
Firefighters’ group urges cancer coverage for volunteers
The Firefighters’ Association of New York met Saturday, March 4 in Montrose to discuss the organization’s legislative agenda. The focus this year will be cancer coverage for volunteer firefighters.(Photo: Submitted photo by Robert Outhouse / Westchester County Volunteer Firemen’s Association)
Cancer coverage for volunteer firefighters is this year’s legislative focus for the state’s firefighter’s association, as was outlined during a meeting Saturday.
“We may have volunteered to fight fire, but we did not volunteer to get cancer,” Westchester County Volunteer Firemen’s Association President Robert Outhouse said in a release.
The Firemen’s Association of the State of New …