Moving the fire service along the technology highway
As the world becomes increasingly technologically savvy, can the fire service also put these tools to use to improve safety and health? In July, the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) brought together 80 fire service officers, health and science researchers, and developers and manufacturers for the Fire Service Technology Summit to address this question.
NFFF hosts summit to examine relationship between technology and firefighter health and safety
During breakout sessions, the participants will develop recommendations for improving current technological advancements, informing, educating and training firefighters in existing technologies, and identifying opportunities for collaboration with the technology industry among other goals.
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.
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.