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New BLS Protocols
See our EMS Education page for 2015 updates to the Chest Pain, Anaphylaxis, Opiate Overdose, and Respiratory Distress Protocols.

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Effective January 1, 2015, the Council is doing business as the
EMS Council of New Jersey.

Please support the new EMS Bill A3564. This bill will significantly improve our EMS system with little or no cost to volunteer squads. Contact your state legislators to encourage them to co-sponsor this bill.

Nominations for the 2015 Council Awards are due by September 1, 2015.
Award categories are: Squad Member of the Year · EMS Squad of the Year · Outstanding Rescue Call of the Year · Lifetime Achievement Award

Nominations for the 2014-15 Traffic Safety Contest are due by September 21, 2015.

Applications for the Youth EMS Competition are due by October 1, 2015.

The 2015 Convention will be October 16-18 in Parsippany
Visit the Convention Page for details.

Registration is open for EMS Supervisor’s Boot Camp with Jon Politis.
December 12-13 in Clayton, NJ

NJSFAC Annual Reports and Directory updates are now completed online.
See the Membership page for details.

The 2015 Standards Inspection packet is now available on the
Standards page.

Visit our Safety page for a new Carbon Dioxide Warning and NJ Highway Traffic Safety Guidelines.

NJSFAC Action Alerts
Please see our online tutorial for Using the CapWiz system to contact your legislators.

Product Recalls: Ford F-series ambulance chassis. See the Recalls page for details.

See the Member Benefits page for programs and discounts available to NJSFAC members.

Please check our Bio terrorism Resource Page.


The object and purpose of this organization shall be to bring together members of First Aid and Rescue Squads in order to discuss methods of betterment for the ambulance service, the reduction of the loss of life, the development of a better service through an educational program, and to foster a spirit of harmony and friendship among the various non-profit volunteer squads.

Congratulations to our NJSFAC Executive Officers for 2015:

  • President - Howard Meyer
  • Executive Vice Presidents
    • North - Cyndy Reardon
    • Central - Joe Walsh
    • South - Phil Wien
  • Treasurer - Ken Weinberg
  • Assistant Treasurer - LeRoy Gunzelman
  • Secretary - Barbara Platt
  • Membership Secretary - Sue Meyer

Gold Cross subscriptions
Discounted subscriptions to The Gold Cross magazine are available to NJSFAC member squads. For more information, visit the Leonard Publications web site.

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