International Association of Fire Chiefs

Type: Organization
Name: International Association of Fire Chiefs
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

IAFC's Near Miss Reporting System Begins a New Chapter

Program Manager Laura W. Bell described the scenarios as "bite-sized training" tailored for what chiefs say they need now.By Jerry Laws Oct 01, 2014The International Association of Fire Chiefs' Near Miss Reporting System ( www.nationalnearmiss.org/ ) ... [Published Occupational Health & Safety - 5 hours ago]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Garrett Morgan Gas Mask

In 1914, Garret Morgan from Paris Kentucky patented his breathing device which saved thousands of lives in World War I . This was a remarkable achievement since Garrett parents were former slaves. By the time of his death in 1963, he had invented the ... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

OKC Fire Chief To Tour Areas Affected By California Wildfires

OKLAHOMA CITY -Oklahoma City's fire chief is headed out west to support those on the front lines of the California wildfires.Chief Keith Bryant serves as President of the International Association of Fire Chiefs. He will tour the King Fire in California ... [Published News 9 - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Oklahoma City Fire Chief will tour California's King Fire

Oklahoma City Fire Chief G. Keith Bryant will be visiting the King Fire in California on Tuesday and Wednesday to observe local methods of firefighting as well as providing encouragement to those working the stubborn blaze.“(Chief Bryant is) the President ... [Published NewsOK.com - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Corporate Relations Executive | International Association of FIre Chiefs

The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) is the nation’s premiere fire service organization. For the past 141 years, the IAFC has provided leadership, education and support to Chief Fire Officers and Emergency Services Managers. The IAFC seeks ... [Published Associations Now Magazine - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

City hires new deputy fire chief

PETERSBURG - The fire department has welcomed a new deputy chief to its administration. Brian Sturdivant has served as a fire chief, deputy fire chief, battalion chief, emergency medical technician and paramedic during his 31-year career. Sturdivant was ... [Published Petersburg Progress-Index - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Santa Monica Fire Stations To Hold 9/11 Remembrance Ceremonies On Thursday

Posted Sep. 8, 2014, 9:44 am Mirror StaffIn recognition of those who perished in the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, the Santa Monica Fire Department will conduct its annual brief and solemn remembrance ceremony consistent with the International ... [Published Santa Monica Mirror - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

5 Ways WIFM Works: Energizer’s Electrifying Cause Marketing Campaign Gives Consumers, Media and Partners the “What’s In it For Me?”

By Talia Sinkinson, Editor, Media Relations, Bulldog Reporter“I’ve got what you need.” It’s been the mantra of PR pros, marketing mavens and advertisers for centuries. But how do the best communicators convey the benefit of their product or service convincingly? ... [Published Bulldog Reporter - Sep 05 2014]
Entities: Battery, Retailing, Retailer
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Correction

An article on Page A1 Sunday Aug. 31 on hazardous railroad shipments included an incorrect reference to a group that opposes efforts to re-route hazardous rail shipments around population centers because of the effect on other communities. The group is ... [Published Richmond Times Dispatch - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Howard Co. fire department given international safety award

The Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services was awarded with a organizational safety award from the International Association of Fire Chiefs for their internal safety measures, the department announced this week.The award, called the Billy ... [Published Explore Howard - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Chief’s Corner: Ready ... set ... go!

The Ready, Set, Go! Program (RSG!), managed by the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC), seeks to develop and improve the dialogue between fire departments and residents they serve.The program helps fire departments teach individuals who live ... [Published Tahoe Daily Tribune - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Kauai Fire Team Is Honored for Saving 121 Trapped Hikers

A Kauai Fire Department rescue team was recently recognized at the 2014 International Association of Fire Chiefs Conference in Dallas for saving more 100 stranded hikers in Kalalau Valley in April.Firefighters Bryan Doo, Aaron Hawthorne, Adam Hussey, ... [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 27 2014]

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...useful as training tools, something that was part of the mission for Laura W Bell, the system's program manager, when she joined IAFC in June 2013. "It will add another dimension to what we offer in terms of training—actual immersive training" Bell said
"The IAFC staff accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from our friends at NFPA," declared Light in front of IAFC headquarters in Fairfax Va. "This is a most worthy cause and we are delighted to participate and help raise money and awareness about this terrible disease, which affects as many as 30,000 Americans at any given time."
"I am concerned when it comes to the lives of firefighters and how it affects insurance" he said of the manpower issue
...tells us that fire prevention activity and public education can significantly reduce life and property loss from residential fires," Browning said. "Prevention and education are very cost effective compared to the traditional approach of relying on fire suppression. The Life Safety Achievement Award recognizes fire departments for their fire prevention efforts and encourages them to continually improve upon those efforts."

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IAFC's Near Miss Reporting System Begins a New ... [Published Occupational Health & Safety - 5 hours ago]
Garrett Morgan Gas Mask [Published Examiner.com - Sep 24 2014]
OKC Fire Chief To Tour Areas Affected By Califo... [Published News 9 - Sep 23 2014]
Oklahoma City Fire Chief will tour California's... [Published NewsOK.com - Sep 23 2014]
Corporate Relations Executive | International A... [Published Associations Now Magazine - Sep 17 2014]
Mann main speaker at Bradford Rotary firefighte... [Published Bradford Era - Sep 15 2014]
Edmund Cook [Published Burlington County Times - Sep 14 2014]
City hires new deputy fire chief [Published Petersburg Progress-Index - Sep 13 2014]
Dedication for Fire Training Classroom Set for ... [Published Washington Missourian - Sep 11 2014]
The IAFC Accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from ... [Published Noodls - Sep 09 2014]
Santa Monica Fire Stations To Hold 9/11 Remembr... [Published Santa Monica Mirror - Sep 08 2014]
Reports show lack of firefighting manpower sign... [Published Leesburg Daily Commercial - Sep 06 2014]
5 Ways WIFM Works: Energizer’s Electrifying Cau... [Published Bulldog Reporter - Sep 05 2014]
Correction [Published Richmond Times Dispatch - Sep 05 2014]
Howard Co. fire department given international ... [Published Explore Howard - Sep 04 2014]
Chief’s Corner: Ready ... set ... go! [Published Tahoe Daily Tribune - Sep 03 2014]
Spireon Enters Agreement With National Purchasi... [Published Govcon.com - Sep 03 2014]
HV Fire Department earns awards for safety, fir... [Published The Cross Timbers Gazette - Sep 02 2014]
Chief Keith Bryant appointed as IAFC President ... [Published Hemming Fire & Rescue - Sep 01 2014]
Ellenburg fire chief on association’s board [Published Ellensburg Daily Record - Aug 28 2014]
Kauai Fire Team Is Honored for Saving 121 Trapp... [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 27 2014]
Mayor, council recognize award-winning fire chi... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 27 2014]
NTSB recommends dozens of safety amendments in ... [Published Somerset Reporter - Aug 27 2014]
Kauai Fire team is honored for saving 121 trapp... [Published Honolulu Star-Advertiser - Aug 24 2014]
Kauai Rescuers Honored for Saving 121 Stranded ... [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 23 2014]
Three Franklin firefighters advance to deputy c... [Published Tennessean - Aug 23 2014]
Denton names new fire chief [Published Denton Record-Chronicle - Aug 23 2014]
10 things firefighters and paramedics won't tel... [Published Morningstar.com - Aug 22 2014]
All in a day’s work [Published Kauai Garden Island News - Aug 22 2014]
Memorial stair climb honors fallen firefighters [Published WFAA.com - Aug 14 2014]
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