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

November 16, 2018
Are We Killing Our Own Diversity?

November 2, 2018
“I” Stands for Inclusion

October 16, 2018
Community Risk Reduction: The Magic Pill?

October 1, 2018
Fire Prevention Week: A Good Time to Reflect

September 17, 2018
Our Jobs Are Changing

August 20, 2018
Business Side of the Fire Department

August 3, 2018
Avoid Mission Failure: Prepare Your People for Success

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