May 10: First Responders to Get Safety Training on New Vehicle Technology


Emergency Management BC and the Office of the Fire Commissioner of BC signed a three-year licence agreement with the National Fire Protection Association to facilitate the delivery of Electric, Hybrid and Fuel Cell Vehicle Safety Training Programs for first responders, including police, firefighters, emergency medical services, tow truck operators and other emergency responders. The license agreement will make available materials including online training, classroom sessions, resources and emergency field guides that provide first responders with a quick reference on how to handle alternative fuel vehicle incidents.