ESO Disaster Planning & Business Continuity - Consideration #6 is the newest Tailboard Training from VFIS. Read more.
Conducting a threat assessment of operations/sites is the latest VFIS Tailboard Training. Have a discussion with your crew about this topic.
The Summer 2013 edition of the VFIS newsletter and Employment Practices Update are now available. Read the articles now.
The Spring edition of the VFIS newsletter and Employment Practices Update has just been released with articles on risk, driver behavior and more.
Glatfelter Insurance Group founder worked tirelessly serving the unique needs of the insurance industry. He passed away on Feb. 14, 2013.
The newest edition of the Tailboard Training addresses ESO Disaster Planning and Business Continuity. Read more.
Read the winter editions of the VFIS News. This edition highlights the Value of VFIS: Industry Involvement. And more.
The latest Tailboard Training addressed how important is is to back up your date regularly and store a copy off-site. How do you do it?
If your radio system is out of service, how will you be dispatched? Read the latest from VFIS in this edition of Tailboard Training.
To most recent Tailboard Safety addresses the question: Your communication system is out, how will you communicate?
Teach new junior firefighters the importance of how to properly don personal protective equipment(PPE) and how to use an SCBA.
What is distracted driving? How can you help prevent it? Find these valuable tools and more in our newest infographic.
The newest edition of Tailboard Training from VFIS asks: If you are out of service due to a disaster, who will cover your calls? Read more.
Heart attacks continue to be one of the leading causes of firefighter line of duty deaths. Find information about the benefits of physical activity.
The newest edition of Tailboard Training focuses on what to do if you need a back-up location to operate from, where would it be?
Find valuable articles about emergency service organizations and the safety of their personnel in the Fall VFIS Newsletter.
View our new Tailboard Safety Tip that focuses on ESO Disaster Planning and Business Continuity and protecting the community.
The theme for Fire Prevention Week this year is Prevent Kitchen Fires. Find precautions that you can take while preparing food in the kitchen.
Find valuable information here about leadership in emergency service organizations. Read about how leadership has changed.
Find valuable information here on how to communicate to members' families during a major disaster. How does this relate to you?
A new Electronic Tool Kit is now available to provide the latest information on fire service-based emergency medical services.
NFPA offers safety tips on how to stay safe this Halloween. Learn how to take simple fire safety precautions that can help prevent fires.
View our new Tailboard Safety Tip that focuses on implementing an organizational succession plan. Read more.
The VCOS Symposium offers leadership training to assist with the unique needs of volunteer leadership in your department.
The NFFF's Stress First Aid program offers advice to firefighters on how to cope and survive stress in the workplace and in their person lives.
VFIS offers a new risk control resource that can help emergency service organizations when they need to work with the media. Read more.
VFIS has released a new risk control guide providing back injury prevention tips to help minimize potential back injury. Find out the tips.
View the newest VFIS Tailboard Safety Tip that focuses on ESO Disaster Planning and Business Continuity - creating a disaster plan. Read more.
This worksheet is compiled to assist you in determining the appropriate level of compliance by your organization. Read more.
The most recent Tailboard Safety Tip addresses what is considered an emergency and what triggers your plan's response mechanism.
NFPA and USFA team up on a campaign to promote fire safety during the winter months. Learn the tips to get ahead. Read more.
A recent study was organized to learn more about respirator health effects from exposures to smoke simulants used during training exercises.
NIOSH releases notification that errors were made by the government when testing and certifying respirators. Read more.
Winter weather is approaching and driving can be dangerous. Learn how to reduce risk by viewing our winter weather driving infographic.
VFIS releases the latest edition of Tailboard Training, instituting a method to warn of impending disasters. Read more.
FIRE 20/20 offers two, free recruitment videos designed to encourage women and people of color to explore the fire service.