Florida State University Partners with NFFF Conduct National Survey on the Firefighter Behavioral Health

– Current or retired firefighter? Help researchers learn more about suicide and mental health among firefighters by completing a brief online survey as a part of a research study funded by NFFF. Participants will be compensated for their time. READ


Could a Tablet Be The Next Step to Keeping Firefighters Safe?

– Everything we want and need to manage our daily lives - from appointments and contacts to games and movies - is on our phones or tablets. READ


Are Those Bugles or Plungers? A Message About Firefighter Cancer

– Bryan Frieders has an important question for you. He wants to know if those are bugles or plungers on your collar? READ

Senator Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Safety Leadership Award

– The Sarbanes award recognizes organizations for their outstanding leadership in advancing health and safety in the fire service. READ


Resolve to reduce line of duty deaths for the New Year

– The most important element in firefighter safety is you, the firefighter. Join the NFFF in reducing firefighter injuries and lowering the number of LODDs each year to below 50. READ


Courage to Be Safe® Course Held at Mihail Kogalniceanu Air Base, Romania

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation's (NFFF) Courage to Be Safe® (CTBS) training was conducted for the first time in a deployed location. This course was held on October 22 - 23, 2014 at Mihail Kogalniceanu Air Base (MKAB) in Romania. It was also the first Courage to Be Safe® course held in the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Major Command. READ


Suicides are preventable: Reaching out to those most vulnerable

– Did you know a fire department is three times more likely in any given year to experience a suicide among its membership than a line-of-duty death? READ


NFFF Receives $1.3 Million Grant to Ensure Everyone Goes Home®

– The Department of Homeland Security's Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) program has awarded $1.3 million to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF). READ


The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Issues Suicide Prevention Statement

– Sometimes being a hero means doing something extraordinary for yourself or a buddy. READ


Helping Firefighters Help Each Other

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation now offers its successful Stress First Aid for Fire and EMS Personnel (SFA) class for free through it's FireHero Learning Network. READ