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Portland firefighters to be vaccinated starting Thursday – Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon 2020-12-30 14:30:07 –

Portland, Oregon (KOIN) — Portland Fire & Rescue will begin vaccination of employees on Thursday.

PF & R received 1,000 vaccinations to initiate the first vaccination.

Last month, at least eight PF & R firefighters were COVID-19 positive. PF & R has 31 fire departments in the city and has responded to more than 60,000 service requests since the pandemic began.

Firefighters and staff complete health checks and temperature checks before reporting to the workplace, wear face covers inside and outside the fire department’s common areas and work facilities, and if possible, 6 feet in non-emergency situations. Protect the physical distance.

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