New Safe Firefighter of the Month Program Recognizes Outstanding Performance

– Firefighters serve a sacred duty to protect life and property in their communities, but they also must serve a higher duty to themselves and their family to stay safe and healthy. READ

NFFF Announces National Roll Out of New Behavioral Health Initiative

– Emmitsburg, MD - The way to help firefighters who have dealt with potentially traumatic events is changing. Much has been learned from the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation's work in New York... READ

Leadership, Accountability, Culture, and Knowledge Training Course Evaluated in Chicago

– On Wednesday, May 12, 2010 regional and state advocates converged on the Robert J. Quinn Training Academy, in Chicago to begin the evaluation phase of the Leadership, Accountability, Culture, and Knowledge (LACK) training course.  READ

Residential Fire Study Report Issued

– A landmark study issued today by the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) shows that the size of firefighting crews has a substantial effect on the fire service's ability to protect lives and property in residential fires. READ

Bob Colameta Receives Fire Engineering/ISFSI George D. Post Instructor of the Year Award

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Safety Summit Sparks Change in Culture

– There was but one single purpose to this event - firefighter safety.  READ

Eddie’s Story

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Safety, Health and Survival Week 2010:Fit for Duty

– Today the International Association of Fire Chiefs and the International Association of Fire Fighters announced the theme for the 2010 Safety, Health and Survival Week: Fit for Duty. READ

An Eveyone Goes Home® Success Story: How the Life Safety Initiatives Saved My Life

– Four years ago, based on the publication of the Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives, our department applied for and was fortunate enough to receive an AFG grant for a Firefighter Health, Fitness, and Wellness program. As part of the grant, we were able to offer our firefighters a full slate of medical tests and screenings giving our department a starting baseline.  READ

North Dakota Fire Fighter’s Association Receives Everyone Goes Home® Seal of Excellence Award

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation's Everyone Goes Home® program is proud to announce the selection of the North Dakota Fire Fighter's Association (NDFA) as a recipient of the Firefighter Life Safety "Seal of Excellence" Award. READ