"Truly? Anyone should be able to do what they want? So if I'm bored one day I should be allowed to shoot a few of my neighbours just for entertainment?
Yes I'm being ridiculous. But your comment is so brief that it can be taken in any way…"
"My department has adopted a policy that reflects the Federal Standard on tobacco use in public buildings. A fire station is considered a safe haven and thereby falls in the realm of public building. Our policy states that there will be no smoking…"
"Having put the first post here, I've just caught up with the thread. It's certainly been an interesting read! Captain B? Thanks for including smoking products as HAZMAT - that is in line with my thinking. (I've just been reading about…"
"Its hurting our fundraising in PA especially for Monte Carlos and Bingos because all of the people that would come there to gamble are not allowed to smoke now. So instead they are going to the casinos in WV or Erie and none of the money is coming…"
"I am in a Volunteer Co. in PA we are not allowed to smoke in our station except for when it it members only. If there is anyone under 18 or a non member any where in our building or garage bays we can not smoke. There are quite a few of us that do…"
"First off, a brother who bills himself as "only a volunteer" is in much greater need of help and experience than he is asking for here. Secondly, Robert Owens just nailed it. As a former smoker, my take is this: The use of tobacco products…"
"Cups spill and leak....when I was a cadet at the volly house we had to dum the trash cant tell you how many jeans I ruined becuase the "chew juice" leaked out of the bag.
How is effecting fundraisers? If you vollie department is selling…"
"I HATE IT!!!!!!!! I wish it was gone forever...Im not a smoker or chewer but have has several clothes ruined when I dump the trash by irresponsible chewers. I have also seen several peices of furniture ruined by these same individuals. Its…"
Joseph, Welcome to the FF Nation. I am glad you dropped in to join the group. Dont be shy. There is lots to do, read and be involved with. Your participation and involvement is important to us all. Takes a bit to kinda figure it all out but you will be glad you did. Have fun and look around.