• June 9, 2019
    Make the safety officer position in your department a key player in everything you do. read more
  • May 14, 2019
    There is no question that we have a cancer problem in the fire service. We must do something differently or continue to lose our brother and sister firefighters—and possibly ourselves—to cancer. read more
  • May 10, 2019
    As we approach the start of the 2019 Hurricane season, there is a new tool to help responders request assistance – the National Mutual Aid System. read more

About IAFC On Scene

IAFC On Scene is the official newsletter of the International Association of Fire Chiefs. Its readers represent a who's-who of fire and emergency service leaders. On Scene delivers to IAFC members:

  • Critical information to help chiefs and chief officers make timely and appropriate decisions
  • New ideas and solutions for addressing critical issues  
  • Developments within the federal government and their effects on the fire service
  • News about grants and other funding opportunities
  • Best practices in leadership training and development

On Scene is published electronically 21 times a year, distributed to members by email.

In addition, the best articles from the electronic editions are published in print nine times a year, distributed to IAFC members by postal mail.

Recent Issues

April 15, 2019
Your Best Return on Investment

April 3, 2019
Driving Legislation on Capitol Hill

March 15, 2019
Creating Trust with Your Crew

March 4, 2019
Surviving the Fire Service

February 18, 2019
Riding the Enthusiasm Wave

February 5, 2019
Find Out What's Happening Around the IAFC

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