NFFF IC-to-IC Discussion: Boston Brownstone Fire

July 23, 2020, 5:00pm – 6:00pm

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation launched its Incident Commander-to-Incident Commander (IC to IC) Network in 2020 to support incident commanders involved in a firefighter fatality. This webinar will feature Chief Steven Shaffer, Boston Fire Department, the initial Incident Commander of a nine-alarm fire in a four-story brick row house that killed two firefighters in Boston, Massachusetts on March 26, 2014. Chief Shaffer will discuss the incident and share his experiences in dealing with the aftermath.

This webinar will be recorded & posted in our Fire Service Resources section following the event.


Ian Bennett
National LAST Coordinator

Chief Steven Shaffer
Boston Fire Department (MA)


Webinar Access

No pre-registration required for this webinar. Please use the link below at 1:00 PM EDT on July 23, 2020 to access the training.

We are working hard to develop and provide important resources, workshops, and timely information to help both firefighters and our Fire Hero Families stay connected and well during these unprecedented times. Our new NFFF Connect resources can be found here on our website, shared through E-mail, and through our social media channels.


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