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. READ


Firefighter Hero of the Month

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. READ


FIRST and FDSOA are Taking Safety Culture to the Street

– The Fire Department Safety Officers Association (FDSOA) and the Center for Firefighter Injury Research & Safety Trends (FIRST) at Drexel University have partnered to help you FOCUS on your safety culture. The Fire Service Organizational Culture of Safety (FOCUS) survey is the first safety culture tool developed specifically for the fire service through the FEMA Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) R&D Program and will provide your fire department with objective data to assess your safety culture.  READ


Everyone Goes Home® Speak Up - Captain David Harris

Everyone Goes Home® Speak Up – Captain David Harris

– On this episode of Everyone Goes Home® Speak Up, Captain David Harris correctly notes, is a strategic focus on training that imparts real-world experiences for firefighters who, in the future, will encounter similar scenarios. READ


Drivers Are More Likely to be Distracted Around Emergency Vehicles, According to Survey from National Safety Council and Emergency Responder Safety Institute

– National Safety Council and Emergency Responder Safety Institute find far too many drivers post to social media and take photos or videos when emergency personnel are responding to an incident. READ


National Fallen Firefighters Foundation to Host the National High School Fire and EMS Cadet Program Symposium

– The Symposium, the first event of its kind, will be held July 10-12, 2019, and will empower cadet programs with the tools they need to maximize their learning outcomes.  READ


Everyone Goes Home® Speak Up – Deputy Chief Matt Tobia

– On this episode of Everyone Goes Home® Speak Up, Chief Tobia notes that obtaining an annual physical for every firefighter in the U.S. would save the lives of our firefighters. READ


Announcing the 17th Annual Harry S. Truman Legacy Symposium – a Partnership of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and the Key West Harry S. Truman Foundation

– The 17th Annual Harry S. Truman Legacy Symposium will be held on May 5-6, 2019, on the historic grounds of the Harry S. Truman Little White House in Key West, Florida.  READ


National Burn Awarness Week

National Burn Awareness Week Raises Awareness and Prevents Burn Injuries

– National Burn Awareness Week is an excellent opportunity to increase burn awareness. We encourage you to help prevent fires and burn injuries by increasing your fire safety and prevention measures. READ


Everyone Goes Home® Speak Up - Chief Trisha Wolford

Everyone Goes Home® Speak Up – Chief Trisha Wolford

– On this episode of Everyone Goes Home® Speak Up, Chief Trisha Wolford talks about the 16 Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives that are most meaningful to her and what they should translate to for company officers.  READ