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

National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Receives Grant for Firefighter Life Safety Program

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) has received a $1 million Fire Prevention and Safety Grant (FPS) to produce firefighter life safety training and materials as part of the Everyone Goes Home® Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives Program. READ

North Dakota Fire Service Endorses the Everyone Goes Home® Program

– The North Dakota fire serve has endorsed the Everyone Goes Home® program. READ

NVFC Heart-Healthy Fire Program

– The NVFC Heart-Healthy Firefighter Program is launching a new initiative known as the Health and Fitness Advocate program. This program is designed to combat the leading cause of on-duty death--heart disease-- by creating health and fitness advocates within fire/EMS departments READ