February is American Heart Month

– It is American Heart Month, and the Heart-Healthy Firefighter Program has all of the resources, tools, and information you need to keep your heart strong. READ

Personal Protective Equipment Is Our Life Line

– The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has been analyzing firefighter deaths and injuries on an annual basis for many years. READ

NIOSH Supports Seat Belt Use by Firefighters

– U.S. Fire Administration News Release Emmitsburg, MD - The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) is pleased to announce that the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has added... READ

Rama Fire Rescue Service Leads Ontario in Seatbelt Safety Initiative

– [one_half] By Cathy Edney Rama Fire Rescue Service announced their commitment to an international safety pledge and is urging all fire services in Ontario to join them. Rama Fire Rescue... READ

EveryoneGoesHome.com Photo Vault

– Now you can share your firefighter life safety practices with other fire departments through the Everyone Goes Home® Program. READ

In the Line of Duty: Firefighter Deaths in the U.K.

– A new report into the sudden and unacceptable rise of firefighter fatalities from the FBU. READ

“Fit to Fight” Video Promotes Firefighter Fitness

– The mission of the Indiana University Firefighter Health and Safety Research Program is to design and conduct research that leads to a better understanding of the physiological and psychological demands of firefighting and the development of evidenced based guidelines to improve firefighter health and safety. READ

Everyone Goes Home® Announces the “Save a Life, Tell the Story” Contest

– This contest is now closed. Winners will be announced in mid-December. Everyone Goes Home® announces the launch of its Save a Life, Tell the Story contest to promote best practices in fire... READ

NFPA Releases 2007 Firefighter Injury Report

– Each year, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) studies firefighter deaths and injuries to provide national statistics on their frequency, extent, and characteristics. READ

Resolution: National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Resolution (Initiative 15)

– A Resolution Supporting a Change to the International Residential Code to Require Fire Sprinklers in One - and Two-Family Dwellings and Townhouses READ