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Central Ohio IFMA Chapter Members Receive CRASE Training

On April 20, 1999, two students entered Columbine High School where they shot and killed 12 classmates and a teacher, injured another 20, then turned the guns on themselves, committing suicide. The crime was the worst high school shooting in U.S. history and prompted a national debate on gun ...

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Central Ohio IFMA Chapter Members Honor Fire Prevention Week

Last year, fire departments across the U.S. responded to a fire every 23 seconds. Of those calls, more than half a million were structure fires alone. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the total number of fires that local municipal fire departments reported con...

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Central Ohio IFMA Chapter Members Discuss Insight2050

Last year, Forbes magazine named the Columbus Metropolitan area one of the top places in the nation to expand business and careers. Columbus, and areas surrounding the city, have been touted as some of the fastest growing communities in the United States. But all of this is old news...

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Central Ohio IFMA Chapter members learn more about drone technology

While we all may have heard about the boom in drone popularity – and maybe even own one ourselves – the aerial devices are sparking unlimited possibilities as users take them to new heights, literally. Amazon is currently testing a drone delivery system which could drastically...

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Central Ohio IFMA Chapter Members Tour Local Brewery

As outside temperatures climbed to 90 degrees on Tuesday, Aug. 30, the thermostat inside the Land-Grant Brewing Company on W. Town Street in Downtown Columbus soared even higher. But that didn’t stop a contingent of Central Ohio IFMA Chapter members from touring the facility (an old elevato...

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