Health & Safety Tips for First Responders

Health and safety are key to being the best firefighter or EMT you can be. We are asking first responders like you to share their tips for fellow service members looking to improve their health and safety. Here’s the latest tip:

View more health and safety tips here.

We want to hear from you!

What advice would YOU give fellow emergency responders to help them stay healthy and safe? Submit your own tip by following two easy steps:

Step 1: Record a video on your phone of yourself or someone else saying your tip. Make sure to follow best practices when recording your video. Video-recording guidelines and best practices can be found here or in the video below.

Step 2: Once you’ve recorded your tip, submit your video here.

Your tip will be reviewed by NVFC staff and may be shared on NVFC platforms like our web site, social media, and more. Questions? Contact Caroline Stachowiak at