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IAFC President: There Is a Real Chemical Weapons Threat
April 1, 2015

Scholarships Available through the IAFC Foundation
April 1, 2015


IAFC, NVFC Encourage Departments to Create a Culture of Safety
March 30, 2015

Onieal Honored with James O. Page EMS Achievement Award
March 23, 2015

Heart Safe Communities Honored at Fire-Rescue Med
March 20, 2015

IAFC President: First Responders Must Be Prepared for Chemical Weapons Threat
March 19, 2015

FP&S Grant Application Period Opens
March 15, 2015

IAFC President: FirstNet is Critically Important to Public Safety
March 11, 2015

Benjamin Franklin Award for Valor: Nominations Now Being Accepted
March 1, 2015


The Connecticut Fire Chiefs Association Announces the Kick-Off of the Everyday Hero Recruitment Campaign
February 28, 2015

IAFC Supports Bill to Protect Volunteer Incentives
February 27, 2015

IAFC Urges Full-Year Fiscal 2015 Funding of FEMA
February 26, 2015

SAFER Grant Application Period Now Open
February 11, 2015

House Exempts Volunteers from PPACA
February 9, 2015

President Obama Proposes FY 2016 Budget
February 9, 2015

Fire Service Executive Development Institute 2015
February 4, 2015

Nominate Now: Benjamin Franklin Fire Service Award for Valor
February 1, 2015

Nominate Now: Fire Chief of the Year
February 1, 2015

U.S. Senate Considers Fiscal Year 2015 DHS Funding
February 1, 2015


IAFC President Addresses FCC on 911 Accuracy
January 29, 2015

IAFC Offers Federal Policy Changes to Fight Wildland Fire
January 27, 2015

IAFC Applauds Bill to Protect Volunteer Fire Departments
January 13, 2015



Changes in Federal Wildland Fire Protection Program Impact Local Fire Departments
December 22, 2014

Check Out the New Countering Violent Extremism and Active Shooter Portal
December 19, 2014

FirstNet: Reviewing 2014 Progress and 2015 Priorities
December 19, 2014

Ready, Set, Go: Continued Community Efforts
December 19, 2014

Congress Passes FY 2015 Funding Bill
December 15, 2014


IAFC Announces Gift to Firefighter Cancer Support Group
November 12, 2014


AFG Program Application Period Opens November 3
October 30, 2014

IAFC Seeks Applicants for Committee Openings
October 16, 2014

OSHA Announces New Requirements for Reporting Severe Injuries
October 15, 2014

iWomen: No Place for Sexual Assault in Fire Service
October 10, 2014

EMS Resources Available for Ebola Preparedness
October 1, 2014


IAFC Supports Bill to Preserve Surplus Equipment Program
September 16, 2014

The IAFC Accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from NFPA
September 8, 2014

IAFC Annual Conference Delivers in Dallas
September 5, 2014


Chief Keith Bryant Sworn In as IAFC President and Chairman of the Board
August 14, 2014

IAFC Honors Kaua'i Fire Department for Overnight Rescue of 121 Hikers
August 13, 2014

IAFC and Pierce Manufacturing Honor 2014 Volunteer and Career Fire Chiefs of the Year
August 12, 2014


Firefighter Throwdown Hits Dallas for Fire-Rescue International
July 28, 2014

IAFC VCOS and TargetSolutions Announce Winner of 2014 Training Officer Recognition Award
July 28, 2014

Calif. Fire Marshal Earns Excellence in Fire and Life Safety Award
July 18, 2014

The IAFC to Commemorate Vietnam War Veterans
July 18, 2014


IAFC President Explains Concerns about Field EMS Bill
June 18, 2014

IAFC Launches New Digital Center
June 13, 2014


FSEDI Participants Complete First Week of Yearlong Executive Development Program
May 30, 2014

IAFC: Education Through Planning and Training in Enhancing Crude Oil Shipment Safety
May 14, 2014

IAFC Welcomes Executive Fire Officers as Official Section
May 13, 2014

Heart Safe Communities Honored at Fire-Rescue Med
May 6, 2014

Sinclair Recognized with James O. Page EMS Achievement Award
May 6, 2014

IAFC Leaders Ask Administration, Congress to Support Fire Service Priorities
May 5, 2014


IAFC President Tells House Subcommittee of "Major Problems" with Preparedness Grant Proposal
April 29, 2014

IAFC Member Offers NTSB Ideas to Plan for the Safe Rail Transport of Crude Oil and Ethanol
April 23, 2014

IAFC Launches FSTAR Toolkit to Bring Together Science and Firefighting Strategies
April 15, 2014

Officers Selected for Fire Service Executive Development Institute for 2014 Session
April 7, 2014

Congress Passes the Protecting Medicare Access Act
April 1, 2014

New York State Association of Fire Chiefs Appoints New Executive Director
April 1, 2014

Seeking Support for a Company Officer Leadership Section
April 1, 2014


IAFC and IBHS Announce Funding to Support Wildfire Preparedness Program
March 19, 2014

New PSA Showcases the Power of Resident Actions to be Fire-Adapted
March 18, 2014

The Ready, Set, Go! Awards Honor Outstanding Outreach Efforts
March 18, 2014

Meet Your Candidates
March 14, 2014

IAFC, NFPA Sign Memorandum of Understanding with UK's Chief Fire Officers Association
March 13, 2014


IAFC Continues Growth of Next-Generation Fire Service Leaders with Support from Motorola Solutions Foundation
February 19, 2014

Fire Prevention and Safety Grants: Application Period Opens
February 18, 2014

IAFC 2014 Does Bring Some Changes: "And the Issue Would Be..."
February 18, 2014

Pierce to Partner on IAFC Fire Chief of the Year Award
February 12, 2014

Chief Will G. May Jr. Named as IAFC's National Wildland Fire Coordinator
February 5, 2014


Near Miss Reporting System Relaunched to Turn Lessons Learned into Lessons Applied
January 30, 2014

IAFC, NVFC Encourage Departments to "Train Like You Fight"
January 22, 2014

Get Involved with the Wildland Fire Policy Committee
January 10, 2014

Treasury Clarifies Treatment of Volunteer Firefighters According to PPACA
January 10, 2014



Firefighter Safety Call to Action: New Research Informs Need for Updated Procedures, Policies
December 23, 2013

Now Available: Medical Evaluation Implementation Guide
December 18, 2013

Affordable Care Act Call to Action
December 11, 2013

National Fire Service Organizations Address Volunteer Fire Service Concerns With the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
December 11, 2013

NIOSH Respirators User Notice: Chemical Warfare Agents
December 3, 2013


How Will You Use Public Safety Broadband?
November 19, 2013


VCOS Names 2013 Award Winners
October 1, 2013


Fire Chief Tells Congress the Nation Has More Work to Do on National Preparedness
September 19, 2013

Two New Active Shooter Resources Available
September 19, 2013

IAFC Asks IRS to Clarify Treatment of Volunteer Firefighters Under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
September 9, 2013


Chief Bill Metcalf Installed as IAFC President and Chairman of the Board
August 17, 2013

IAFC and TransCanada Partner for Pipeline Safety
August 13, 2013

IAFC Launches Bugle Brief
August 7, 2013


Battalion Chief Sean DeCrane Earns Fire & Life Safety Award
July 25, 2013

Call to Action: Stand Up for Safety
July 11, 2013

IAFC Offers Condolences on Wildland Fire Deaths
July 1, 2013


PHMSA Emergency Recall: Propane Tanks
June 27, 2013

Mentoring Program for Future Chiefs
June 17, 2013

House Considering FY 2014 Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
June 5, 2013


Fire Service-Based EMS Advocates Recognize National EMS Week
May 14, 2013

IAFC and IBHS Urge Congress to Enact Federal Building Code Measure
May 8, 2013

Heart Safe Communities Honored at Fire-Rescue Med
May 7, 2013

Brame Recognized with James O. Page EMS Achievement Award
May 6, 2013


Condolences for Boston and Texas Tragedies
April 18, 2013

Police, Fire and EMS Leadership Meet to Improve Response to Gun Violence
April 12, 2013

President Obama Releases Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Request
April 11, 2013

New Study Evaluates Effectiveness of Crew Sizes in High Rise Fires
April 10, 2013


Mapping the Future of Fire-Rescue International
March 25, 2013

Update: Get The Facts Straight on Smoke Alarms
March 22, 2013

Congress Passes Fiscal Year 2013 Funding for Federal Government
March 21, 2013

Regional Wildland-Fire Management Action Plans Available
March 21, 2013

Fire Adapted Communities Coalition Announces Release of Wildfire Report and Video
March 19, 2013

How the Federal Budget Sequester Will Affect the Fire and Emergency Service
March 4, 2013


First Class: Officers Selected for Fire Service Executive Development Institute
February 27, 2013

IAFC, NVFC Get Ready for Safety and Health Week
February 27, 2013

New IAFC Resource Helps Fire Departments Take Control of Their Public Image
February 25, 2013

Call to Action: Comments on NFPA 1001 TIA
February 6, 2013

National Organizations Support Fire Sprinkler Legislation
February 6, 2013


New Fire Service Executive Development Institute Now Accepting Applications
January 29, 2013

US Bill to Extend Medicare Ambulance Bonus Payments
January 4, 2013



Congress Reauthorizes Major Fire Programs
December 21, 2012

Season's Greetings from the IAFC!
December 21, 2012

Regional Wildland Fire Risk Analysis Reports Now Available
December 17, 2012

Congress Passes Legislation to Reauthorize USFA and the FIRE and SAFER grant programs
December 15, 2012

New Insurance Planning Guide Focuses on Department Sustainability
December 12, 2012


Senate Passes Amendment to Reauthorize USFA and FIRE and SAFER Grants
November 30, 2012

Call to Action on FIRE and SAFER Grants
November 28, 2012

National Homeland Security Consortium Releases White Paper
November 13, 2012

Near-Miss Reporting System Back on Track
November 8, 2012

IAFC Offers Storm Recovery Resources
November 2, 2012

Special Bulletin: Consumer Gasoline Transportation and Storage Safety
November 2, 2012

Special Bulletin: Fire and Life Safety During Storm Recovery
November 2, 2012


2013 Safety and Health Planner Now Available
October 31, 2012

Time’s Running Out to Meet the Narrowbanding Mandate
October 12, 2012

Update: National Fire Fighter Near-Miss Reporting System
October 2, 2012


IAFC Funds Short-Term Plan to Keep Near-Miss Program Online
September 27, 2012

Near-Miss Reporting System Funding to Expire
September 25, 2012

Go Team Program Changes
September 18, 2012

2012 President’s Award Reflects Historic Achievement
September 15, 2012

IAFC Adopts Updated Drug and Alcohol-Free Position
September 14, 2012

IAFC, Feds and States Partner to Support Rural Hazmat Response
September 10, 2012


USFA, IAFC Initiate Study on Reducing Risk Taking Behaviors
August 29, 2012

Intelligence Guide Offers Chiefs Insight, Direction
August 21, 2012

US Government Announces FirstNet Board
August 20, 2012

IAFC Issues Suggestions for September 11 Remembrance
August 8, 2012

NFPA, IAFC Release New Resource Aimed at Helping Reduce Unwanted Fire Alarms
August 7, 2012

Chief Hank Clemmensen Installed as IAFC President and Chairman of the Board
August 6, 2012

Colorado Fire Crew Overcomes Perfect Storm in February Rescue
August 3, 2012

Apfelbeck Earns Fire & Life Safety Award
August 2, 2012

IAFC Partners with USFA, DHS Office of Health Affairs to Develop Online Educational Outreach Program for EMS Medical Directors
August 2, 2012

IAFC Section Honors Health and Safety Leadership
August 2, 2012

IAFC to Prepare the Next Generation of Fire Service Leaders with Support from Motorola Solutions Foundation
August 2, 2012


IAFC Testifies in Support of Building Code Legislation
July 24, 2012


An Appeal to Engage with the Cohesive Strategy
June 27, 2012

Get Involved with the Human Relations Committee
June 26, 2012

Feds Issue Phase II of the National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy
June 7, 2012

Update: U.S. House Passes Funding Amendments
June 7, 2012

Are You Ready to Play by the Rules?
June 5, 2012


New IAFC Toolkit Helps Fire Service Leaders Educate Departments and Communities on Smoke Alarm Placement
May 21, 2012

IAFC Testifies on USFA Funding, Roles
May 17, 2012

IAFC Recognizes Fire Departments with Heart Safe Community Awards
May 8, 2012

Metcalf Recognized with James O. Page EMS Achievement Award
May 8, 2012

New HAZMAT Training Available
May 8, 2012

IAFC Now Accepting Applications for Committee Membership
May 3, 2012

IAFC Representatives to NFPA Sought
May 3, 2012


IAFC Awards Showcase Local Fire Department Success
April 30, 2012

IAFC Testifies on Proposed Homeland Security Grant Consolidation
April 26, 2012

New USFA Handbook Supports EMS Medical Directors
April 25, 2012

IAFC Testifies Before U.S. Congress on Medical Countermeasures
April 17, 2012

IAFC Calls for Action, Offers Guidance as Outdoor Fires Increase
April 11, 2012


USFA Releases New Guide: Your Role in Fire-Adapted Communities
March 28, 2012

New After Action Podcast Series Aims To Raise Health and Safety Awareness
March 14, 2012

IAFC Adopts Position Statement on National Drug Shortage
March 13, 2012


IAFC and NVFC Join Forces for 2012 Safety and Health Week
February 21, 2012

Congress Gives the D Block to Public Safety
February 17, 2012

President Obama Releases FY 2013 Budget Request
February 13, 2012

Joint Statement from the IAFC, NFFF and NVFC on Suicide in the Fire Service
February 3, 2012


DHS Announces Opening of SAFER Grant Application Period
January 27, 2012



Congress Passes FY 2012 “Megabus” Appropriations Bill
December 19, 2011

Urgent Call-To-Action Today: Support Allocation of D Block Spectrum
December 15, 2011

IAFC's EMS Section Honors Rep. Roe for Heroic Life-saving Actions
December 14, 2011

Urgent Call to Action: Oppose Give-back; Support D Block
December 13, 2011


Important Announcement: Changes to AFG Awards Procedures
November 29, 2011

U.S. Senate Confirms Mitchell as Nation’s Fire Chief
November 18, 2011

In Memoriam: Hal Bruno Passes Away After a Lifetime of Service
November 9, 2011

Feds Call on Stakeholders to Help Educate the Public About Nationwide Test of Emergency Alert System
November 4, 2011

Report Cites Risks to Public Safety Posed by Budget Cuts
November 4, 2011

Fire Service Symposium Invites Public to View 9/11 Tribute
November 3, 2011


As Daylight Saving End Approaches, Change Your Clock Change Your Battery®
October 17, 2011

Fire Chief Jack McElfish Receives Prestigious AHA Mission Award
October 15, 2011

Fallen Firefighters to Be Honored This Weekend
October 14, 2011

IAFC Gives Congressional Testimony on Mutual Aid
October 13, 2011

IAFC Launches New Resource for Ops Chiefs
October 12, 2011

U.S. Senate Holds Hearing on Mitchell Nomination
October 5, 2011

Call to Action: Update on Critical D Block Vote
October 4, 2011

New IAFC Publication Captures the MABAS Success Story
October 1, 2011


EMS Section Announces Donation to the National EMS Memorial Service
September 28, 2011

Preparedness Checklist and Guide Gets Update and Expansion
September 12, 2011

IAFC Remembers 9/11 with Ceremony to Receive WTC Steel
September 9, 2011


Chief Al H. Gillespie Becomes IAFC President and Chairman of the Board
August 27, 2011

IAFC Section Honors Commitment to Personnel Health and Safety
August 27, 2011

Australian Firefighter Receives Franklin Award for Valor
August 26, 2011

Hurricane Watch: Resources To Help You Prepare and Respond
August 26, 2011

IBHS to Assist Small Volunteer Fire Departments
August 26, 2011

Illinois Fire Inspectors Association Executive Director Emeritus Earns Fire & Life Safety Award
August 15, 2011

IAFC Endorses President Obama’s Nomination of Chief Ernie Mitchell for U.S. Fire Administrator
August 2, 2011

Company Officer of the Year: For Lt. Kalmus of Austin, Safety Is a Way of Life
August 1, 2011


IAFC Hazmat Committee Presents Awards at Hazardous Materials Response Teams Conference
July 15, 2011


FLSS Board of Directors Election Uncontested
June 15, 2011

FLSS Member Needed for Ad Hoc Committee on Iron and Steel Fire Tests
June 15, 2011

House Restores Funding to FIRE and SAFER Grant Programs
June 3, 2011

IAFC and Kidde Partner for Home Fire Safety
June 1, 2011


Contact Your Representative to Restore FIRE-SAFER Funding
May 31, 2011

Metro Chiefs Take Action in Charlotte
May 26, 2011

U.S. House of Representatives Slashes Fire Service Funding
May 15, 2011

EMS Section Honors 2011 Award Winners
May 12, 2011


Ready, Set, Go! Wildland Fire Program Now Available to All Fire Departments
March 30, 2011

National Leaders Gather for Landmark Summit
March 17, 2011


Safety, Health and Survival Week 2011 Theme Announced
February 17, 2011


Progress for Public Safety Broadband Network
January 25, 2011

EMC Adopts New Subcommittee Structure
January 15, 2011

IAFC Foundation Receives Motorola Solutions Foundation Public Safety Grant
January 15, 2011

NFA Publishes Major Change to the Admissions Process
January 15, 2011