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Deadline October 27

The IAFC is looking for new and creative sessions for the 2015 Hazmat conference. The call for papers closes Monday, Oct. 27. Submit a proposal today

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The IAFC's EMS Section has set up an Ebola Virus resource page for quick access to a range of information and tools for the fire and emergency service. Get info now

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IAFC 141st Anniversary
IAFC's 141st Anniversary

October 20, 1873: John Damrell founded the first national association of fire chiefs. Learn more

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October 28, 2014 | Online

VCOS Symposium in the Sun
November 6 - 9, 2014

November 17 - 19, 2014

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Chief Metcalf Issues Challenges at Fire-Rescue International

Bill Metcalf, 2013-2014 IAFC president, addressed the audience at the Fire-Rescue International general session. Here's an excerpt of his remarks in which he challenged the attendees, IAFC members and the fire service as a whole: What are you going to do about the challenges and issues before us? More >

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