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My Battle with Cancer: A Firefighter’s Story of Diagnosis, Treatment, and Recovery

Nov 22, 2016: By Mike Bucy Cancer. The five letter word we as firefighters have heard over and over. We respond to patients with it. We have family and friends that have battled it both successfully and not. But...
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Looking Forward: The Impact of the Election on the Fire and Emergency Services

Nov 22, 2016: On November 8, Republican Donald Trump was elected President of the United States. Republicans also retained control of the U.S. House and Senate, although they lost seats in both houses. The...
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Departments in MO and KY Latest Recipients in 2016 Globe Gear Giveaway

Nov 22, 2016: Globe, DuPont, and NVFC teamed up to award 52 sets of gear in 2016 Globe, DuPont Protection Solutions (DuPont), and the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) are pleased to announce the latest round...
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New NFPA Report Cites Extensive Needs and Challenges Facing Today’s Fire Service

Nov 22, 2016: Source: NFPA Fire service needs are extensive for fire departments of all sizes and in every area, including staffing, training, facilities, apparatus, personal protective equipment (PPE), and health...
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NVFC Chair Kevin Quinn Featured on Fire Engineering Talk Radio

Nov 22, 2016: NVFC Chair Kevin Quinn was featured on Episode 1421 of “The Professional Volunteer Fire Service” on Fire Engineering Talk Radio. Host Tom Merrill and Quinn discussed what the NVFC is doing to...
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New Videos Released Regarding Cancer in the Fire Service

Nov 22, 2016: The Fireman’s Association of the State of New York (FASNY) has released a new video, The Cost of Cancer in the Fire Service: Volunteer Firefighter Families Share their Stories.  The video features...
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