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  • 2014 Fall Board Meeting
    2014 Fall Board Meeting

    The NVFC Fall Meeting will be held in Lafayette, LA, on September 17-19. Learn more and register.

  • CSU Scholarships
    CSU Scholarships

    NVFC members can apply for one of two scholarships to Columbia Southern University. Learn more and apply.

  • Share the Load
    Share the Load

    Behavioral health is just as critical as physical health and safety. The NVFC has launched the Share the Load behavioral health campaign. Access resources, including the Fire/EMS Helpline at www.nvfc.org/help.

  • Help Volunteers Impacted by Disasters
    Help Volunteers Impacted by Disasters

    The NVFC Volunteer Firefighter Support Fund provides stipends to help volunteer firefighters, EMS personnel, and rescue workers impacted by a state- or federally-declared disaster.

    Learn how you can help.

  • Resources for Wildland Fire Preparedness
    Resources for Wildland Fire Preparedness

    The Wildland Fire Assessment Program provides resources, tools, and training to help firefighters conduct structural assessments in the WUI and prepare their communities for the next wildfire. Access resources.

  • USFA and NVFC Initiate Study of Emergent Health and Safety Issues in the Volunteer Fire Service

    The United States Fire Administration (USFA) has initiated a project with the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) to study firefighter occupational health and safety challenges that are occurring i…

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  • Save the Date for Safety and Health Week 2015

    The 2014 International Fire/EMS Safety and Health Week was a great success, with departments across the world taking steps to enhance their health, safety, and training initiatives. It is not too earl…

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  • DOT Announces Proposed Rulemaking for Safe Transport of Crude Oil, Flammable Materials

    On July 23 the U.S. Department of Transportation released the details of a comprehensive rulemaking proposal to improve the safe transportation of large quantities of flammable materials by rail – par…

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  • NFPA Releases Updated Smoke Alarm Installation Guide

    The National Fire Protection Association has released a new edition of Planning & Implementing a Successful Smoke Alarm Installation Program. This comprehensive guide includes everything you’ll need t…

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  • Help Workplaces be Prepared

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Ready Campaign are promoting Workplace Preparedness this August. In addition, it’s a great time for workplaces to make plans for National Preparedness M…

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