• February 15, 2018
    For many departments, their websites are places where the community can understand the department’s mission, find contact information and gather the latest news and information. Don’t you want to be accessible to every individual you serve? read more
  • February 15, 2018
    In large metropolitan areas, public safety relies on the T-Band spectrum to operate radios in day-to-day operations. A requirement to move off this spectrum greatly concerns agencies in these areas. Here’s what you need to know. read more
  • February 15, 2018
    The extreme events of 2017 exacted a financial toll as well as physical and emotional tolls on our communities and our fire departments and members. Though our resources were frequently stretched, fire and EMS consistently rose to meet the demands. read more
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Fire-Rescue International

August 8 - 11, 2018
Dallas, TX
FRI, the IAFC's annual conference and expo, provides senior-level leadership training for chiefs and officer development education for chief and company officers, new ways to connect with vendors and colleagues, and the latest solutions to today's toughest challenges.
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As the need for regional, state and federal emergency management coordination grows, the IAFC works on the national level to ensure federal policies and funding support local needs and contribute to networked emergency management.

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