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.

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Everyone Goes Home® Speak Up – Captain Rich Goddard In this episode of Everyone Goes Home® Speak Up, Captain Rich Goddard shares how he has grown to value being “safe” over being “salty.”
The Truman Fire Forum At the Truman Fire Forum on May 7. 2019, three days of events concluded with an agreement on five priorities for the fire service to attack in an effort to make our nation a safer place to live.
Watch Highlights of the 17th Annual Truman Legacy Symposium 72-years, to the day, after President Harry S. Truman appeared before his 1947 National Conference on Fire Prevention, fire service leaders and others again gathered to discuss many of the same important issues. This time, as part of the annual Truman Legacy Symposium in Florida. Watch highlights from yesterday’s (May 6, 2019) events.
Watch Kickoff of Harry S. Truman Legacy Symposium & Truman Fire Forum Last night fire service leaders and others were welcomed to Harry S. Truman’s Little White House in Florida to kick-off the 17th Annual Truman Legacy Symposium and Truman Fire Forum. Here are the highlights.
Nominate a Hero for the Firefighter Hero of the Month The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation has partnered with MAGLITE to highlight the extraordinary work that firefighters do every day in their communities. As part of the Firefighter Hero of the Month program, the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and MAGLITE will travel the country throughout the year to recognize these heroes.

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FDNY Medical Special Operations Conference 2019

May 16 – 19, 2019
New York – NY
The FDNY, in partnership with the FDNY Foundation, is proud to invite all first responders to the 7th Annual FDNY Medical Special Operations Conference (MSOC). For the past seven years, MSOC continues to be the conference that military, federal, state and local medical responders attend to share their experiences, best practices, and ideas.

» Register Now – Space is Limited


Leadership in a Dynamic Environment

May 17, 2019 or May 18, 2019
James N. Robey Public Safety Training Center – Marriottsville, MD
The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation will host two sessions of, Leadership in a Dynamic Environment, a free, one-day leadership training for volunteer and career chief officers, company officers, and future leaders. Each session is limited to 50 participants.
» Seats Still Available on May 18


High School Fire & EMS Cadet Program Symposium

July 10 – 12, 2019
Pflugerville, TX
Join us in Pflugerville, Texas, for the first event of its kind, where cadet program managers can network, exchange knowledge and best practices, and seek assistance with challenges. The 2019 High School Fire & EMS Cadet Program Symposium, hosted by the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, will feature speakers, educational sessions, round table and panel discussions, and networking.

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