The Larkspur Fire Protection District has received a $90,000 grant that will allow the department to purchased an advanced simulator for cardiopulmonary resuscitation training and other equipment.
The grant is through the Department of Homeland Security’s Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program, according to a news release from the office of Sen. Michael Bennet. The CPR simulator will be shared with other fire departments and a portion of the grant money will go toward wellness and rehabilitation equipment.
“Well-trained firefighters can be the difference between life and death for someone in an emergency situation,” Bennet said in the release. “This grant will help train firefighters and purchase important equipment to keep these first responders at the top of their game.”
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