The U.S. Fire Administrator’s Summit on Fire Prevention and Control: State of Science

Wildland Response and Mitigation

Impact of Climate Change

Prepare all firefighters for the climate-driven increase in wildfires in the wildland-urban interface by providing them with the proper training and equipment.

Apprenticeship Program

Apprenticeship Program

Invest in a national apprenticeship program to address the shortage of firefighters and to make the fire service more diverse and inclusive.

Comprehensive Firefighter Cancer Strategy

Comprehensive Firefighter Cancer Strategy

Establish a comprehensive firefighter cancer strategy that invests in research, provides access to screening , and eliminates PFAS exposure.

Behavioral Health Resources

Behavioral Health Resources

Provide behavioral health resources and suicide prevention initiatives for all firefighters.

Codes and Standards Implementation and Enforcement

Codes and Standards Implementation and Enforcement

By implementing and enforcing codes and standards we can create safer communities and provide affordable and fire-safe housing.

Elevation of the Fire Service in Federal Policy Development and Prioritization

Elevation of the Fire Service in Federal Policy Development and Prioritization

Involve the fire service in federal policy development on an equal basis with law enforcement.

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About the Summit

USFA to Host Fire Administrator’s Summit on Fire Prevention and Control

The summit marks the 75th anniversary of the 1947 President Truman Conference on Fire Prevention and Control that launched the America Burning report and established the USFA. Many of the outcomes from the original Truman Conference hold true today.
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Thank you to the Summit Sponsors

Premier Sponsor

National Fire Protection Association

Leading Sponsors

National Association of State Fire Marshals
National Fire Sprinkler Association
Fire Safety Research Institute

Supporters

International Code Council
Milliken