The latest two recipients of the Josh Cellars training grants are the Cannon County (TN) Fire Department and W.R. Castle (KY) Volunteer Fire & Rescue.
The International Association of Women in Fire & Emergency Services (iWomen) issued a statement on the choice of the Fairfax County (VA) Fire & Rescue Department to assist with hosting our 2018 International Conference.
In response to the increasing concern about occupational cancer among firefighters, W. L. Gore & Associates’ Protective Fabrics Division is proud to join the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) and other fire industry leaders to sponsor the IAFF Cancer Summit on February 1, 2018.
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is accepting applications for the 2018 James M. Shannon Advocacy Medal, which recognizes outstanding efforts of people taking a firm stance on fire and life safety issues.
The joint session of the Fire Department Safety Officer Association’s (FDSOA) Apparatus Symposium and Safety Forum, held January 17th in Scottsdale, began by recognizing a legend in roadway safety for the emergency services.
A brief review of what's happening at the 2018 FDSOA Fire Apparatus Symposium.
A rise in active shooter incidents and the escalating impact of hostile events has prompted the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) to process NFPA 3000, Standard for Preparedness and Response to Active Shooter and/or Hostile Events as a provisional standard, which means it would be available for use as early as April, 2018. As part of the standards process, NFPA 3000 is now open for input until February 23, 2018.
Participants who complete the survey will be entered into a drawing for the chance to win a $500 Visa Gift Card.
The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) announced that it will be hosting its fourth Training Summit on June 1-2, 2018, in Concord, North Carolina. The NVFC is now accepting proposals from qualified instructors and speakers for presentations to educate first responders about critical issues in the fire and emergency services.
Sandy Davis, former chairman of the Fire Department Safety Officers Association (FDSOA), passed away Friday, November 3, after battling colorectal cancer.