The Fire Department Safety Officer Association (FDSOA) will introduce a new class on five critical fireground “reads” for chief officers, company officers and incident safety officers at the 2019 Safety Forum, to be held January 20-24 in Orlando, Florida.
Globe and DuPont Protection Solutions (DuPont), in partnership with the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC), announced two more recipients of the 2018 Globe Gear Giveaway: the Burnettsville (IN) Volunteer Fire Department and the Pattonsburg (MO) Fire and Rescue Protection District.
The Fire Apparatus Manufacturers’ Association (FAMA) awarded its 2018 Phillip L. Turner Fire Protection Scholarship to Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) student Nicholas Brondum.
The Fire Department Safety Officer Association (FDSOA) announced Janine Driver, bestselling author of You Can’t Lie to Me and former lie detection expert for the FBI, CIA, and Scotland Yard, will be the keynote speaker for the 2019 Apparatus Maintenance & Specification Symposium and the 2019 Safety Forum.
On Thursday, October 4th, the leadership of the Congressional Fire Services Caucus presented 103 American flags to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation.
The course, available at no cost to firefighters and fire service professionals, is based on a large-scale comprehensive research study and is designed to help students better understand the health issues associated with fireground activities.
UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute (FSRI) is working across all levels of the fire service in its “Close Before You Doze” fire safety campaign.
Emergency Reporting has teamed up with the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) to release a comprehensive guide showing fire service leaders how to increase their fire department’s volunteer base.
The Yvorra Leadership Development Foundation (YLD) is currently accepting applications for its 2018 Leadership Awards and Scholarships.
A new illustrated book, co-published by the International Code Council and APA – The Engineered Wood Association, provides an explanation of the lateral bracing provisions of the 2018 International Residential Code (IRC).