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Senator Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Service Safety Leadership Award to be Presented to Three Organizations For Outstanding Achievements to Improve Firefighter Health and Safety

– The Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI) and the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) have selected the Office of the State Fire Commissioner for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and a unique partnership between the Oklahoma Council on Firefighter Training and INTEGRIS Heart Hospital as the co-recipients of the 2014 Senator Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Service Safety Leadership Award. READ


Texas Fire Chiefs’ Association Receives NFFF Seal of Excellence Award

– Chiefs' efforts created state drive for all fire service personnel to complete the NFFF Courage to be Safe® program The Texas Fire Chiefs' Association doesn't just talk about firefighter safety,... READ


NFFF Seal of Excellence Award for Rhode Island Association of Fire Chiefs

– Chiefs fought bill exempting seat belt use for first responders. The NFFF Seal of Excellence Award is presented to the Rhode Island Fire Chiefs Association during their December meeting and... READ


Nominations Being Accepted for the Senator Paul S. Sarbanes Fire Safety Leadership Award

– Recognizing A Commitment to Firefighter Health and Safety The Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI) and National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) are accepting nominations for the... READ


Pierce Announces Winner of its Support for the Long Haul Sweepstakes to Benefit the NFFF

– Specialist Bossen was presented the grand prize while on duty at Fort Bliss. In a surprise ceremony, she was called to the Fort Bliss Fire Department where three of the department's Pierce pumpers were driven away to reveal the firefighter inspired Ford F-150 4 x 4 SuperCrew pickup truck. READ


Annapolis Residents Benefit from Emergency Responder Safety Grant Submitted by NFFF

– Hundreds of Smoke and CO Alarms Available to Locals Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides and Fire Chief David Stokes publicly thanked BGE for an Emergency Responder Safety Grant that will allow the... READ


NFFF Seal of Excellence Award for Rhode Island Association of Fire Chiefs

– When the Rhode Island legislators passed a bill exempting emergency vehicle drivers from wearing seatbelts, the Rhode Island Fire Chiefs Association (RIFCA) stood up for safety.  READ


Best Wishes to a Fire Service Friend: Cynthia Leighton Completes her Career with Motorola Solutions

– The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation expresses its sincere gratitude to Cynthia Leighton, Vertical Market Manager, Fire and EMS for Motorola Solutions. Ms. Leighton recently announced that she is retiring after a 28-year career with Motorola and Motorola Solutions. READ


Don’t Miss Your Chance to Bring Stress First Aid Training to Your Department

– Stress and anxiety in the workplace and in our personal lives are common problem for firefighters and EMS responders -- they can be job-killers and destroy our families.  READ


NFFF Congratulates Dan Madrzykowski on 2013 Service to America Award

– Dan is a dedicated professional who's passionate about the well being of firefighters, and we believe he is truly deserving of this prestigious award.  READ