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- VCOS Hosts Landmark Volunteer Summit. Wilmoth, Janet // Fire Chief Exclusive Insight;3/18/2011, p2
Information on the National Volunteer Fire Service Summit "The Heartbeat of America: Preserving the Future of the Volunteer Fire Service," hosted by the Volunteer and Combination Officers Section (VCOS) of the International Association of Fire Chief in March 2011 is presented. Topics include...
- Transforming the fire service, one step at a time. LeDuc, Todd // Fire Chief Expert Blog;6/25/2013, p1
The author discusses the initiative of fire service organizations in the U.S. and their heads to review the factors causing casualties and damages in fire service line of duty. Such initiatives presented technology advancements, training and systems like the "Fireground and Incident Commanders...
- By Any Other Name. Morris, Gary // Fire Chief;Oct2005, Vol. 49 Issue 10, p44
Discusses the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) and International Association of Fire Fighters call for a safety stand down. Concern by both organizations about the number of firefighter fatalities that had occurred in the first months of 2005; Concept of safety stand downs; Case...
- IAFC accepting nominations for 1995 awards programs. // Fire Engineering;Jun95, Vol. 148 Issue 6, p30
Reports that the International Association of Fire Chiefs is accepting nominations for the two award programs. Benjamin Franklin Fire Service Award for Valor; Fire Service Award for Excellence; Deadline of nominations; Contact information.
- Fire chiefs expand program for Fire-Rescue International. // Professional Safety;May95, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p66
Reports on the Fire-Rescue International '95 to be held on September 9-13, 1995 in Louisville, Kentucky. International Association of Fire Chiefs as co-sponsor.
- IAFC presentations include first `Chief of the Year' awards. // Fire Engineering;Dec96, Vol. 149 Issue 12, p27
Reports on the presentation of awards to firefighters at the 1996 Fire-Rescue International, sponsored by the International Association of Fire Chiefs. Selection of John Buckman as Volunteer Chief of the Year; Selection of Stephen Paulsell as Career Chief of the Year.
- IAFC Foundation awards 34 scholarships. // Fire Engineering;Dec96, Vol. 149 Issue 12, p28
Reports on the awarding of scholarships by the International Association of Fire Chiefs Foundation for 1996. Values of the prizes; Awardees; Companies providing some of the funding for the scholarships.
- IAFC offers five day-long seminars to open show. // American City & County;Aug94, Vol. 109 Issue 9, p23
Announces events of the Fire-Rescue International conference of the International Association of Fire Chiefs in St. Louis, Missouri.
- More sessions, exhibits on deck at fire-rescue `96. // Professional Safety;Apr96, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p53
Reports that Fire-Rescue International 1996 will be held from Ausgust 24 to August 28 in Kansas City, Missouri. Venue of the conference; Sponsorship from International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC); Issues to be discussed.