Everyone Goes Home – Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives

Everyone Goes Home® strives to prevent firefighter line‑of‑duty deaths and injuries.

In March 2004, a Firefighter Life Safety Summit was held to address the need for change within the fire service. At this summit, the 16 Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives were created and a program was born to ensure that Everyone Goes Home. Our goal is to help the U.S. Fire Administration achieve its objective of reducing the number of preventable firefighter fatalities. Learn more


East Hartford Fire Department Issues Second Hood and Wash-Your-Hood-Sunday Program - The recent installation of a washing machine and dryer at each fire station enables the department to improve our efforts to keep you well and safe. As you are well aware, recent studies have begun to quantify the effects of dirty personal protective clothing and its role in the increased likelihood of contracting cancer. Effective... Read more »
Share your fascinating stories for a new book, American Firefighter - The NFFF is collecting short biographies to be published in its new book, American Firefighter. We will interview these people, write their stories and send a fantastic photographer to capture them in all their uniqueness!
Getting to the heart of the matter: Understanding cardiovascular research and firefighter health - The number one reason why firefighters die in the line-of-duty is due to a heart attack. The fire service wants this to change.


December 12, 2015 - 8:00am - 4:00pm Nolensville Volunteer Fire Department 7347 Nolensville Road Nolensville
November 9, 2015 - 9:00am - 1:00pm Florida State Fire College 11655 NW Gainsville Rd Ocala
October 21, 2015 - 7:00am - 11:00am Austin Fire Department Training Academy 4800-B Shaw Ln Austin