First Responders

Peoria Fire-Medical Department receives re-accreditation

Posted 6/8/21

For the third time the Commission on Fire Accreditation International, governed by the Center for Public Safety Excellence, has awarded the Peoria Fire-Medical Department accredited-agency status.

To Our Valued Readers –

Visitors to our website will be limited to five stories per month unless they opt to subscribe.

For $5.99, less than 20 cents a day, subscribers will receive unlimited access to the website, including access to our Daily Independent e-edition, which features Arizona-specific journalism and items you can’t find in our community print products, such as weather reports, comics, crossword puzzles, advice columns and so much more six days a week.

Our commitment to balanced, fair reporting and local coverage provides insight and perspective not found anywhere else.

Your financial commitment will help to preserve the kind of honest journalism produced by our reporters and editors. We trust you agree that independent journalism is an essential component of our democracy. Please click here to subscribe.

Sincerely,
Charlene Bisson, Publisher, Independent Newsmedia

Please log in to continue

Log in
I am anchor
First Responders

Peoria Fire-Medical Department receives re-accreditation

Posted

For the third time the Commission on Fire Accreditation International, governed by the Center for Public Safety Excellence, has awarded the Peoria Fire-Medical Department accredited-agency status.

During the virtual accreditation hearing, May 18, Peoria Fire-Medical Department received a unanimous 11-0 vote for approval by the commission and is one of 250 departments nationwide to receive the prestigious internationally accredited-agency status.

The accreditation is a voluntary process requiring the fire-medical department to evaluate the quality of its fire and emergency medical services using internationally recognized industry standards in order to develop a path for continued growth.

Comments