What’s Your Mayor Doing Friday, June 24?
6. June 2016
There is no better way for elected officials to learn firsthand what fire fighters and paramedics do
Strengthen Your Skills as a Union Leader at ALTS
7. November 2014
Strengthen your skills as a union leader by signing up for one of the 100 workshops at the Vincent J. Bollon Affiliate Leadership Training Summit. In January, IAFF affiliate leaders will gather in Anaheim, California, to discuss issues that affect their members. Themed, “Building on Our Past ...
Kaiser Permanente Will Purchase Furniture Free from Toxic Flame Retardant Chemicals
24. June 2014
Good action deserves recognition. And we would like to acknowledge Kaiser Permanente for deciding it will no longer buy furniture treated with flame retardants. This is a big decision – albeit a right one. And we hope other businesses would follow the example set by this health system compan...
Lobbyists Deny Flame Retardant Links to Fire Fighters and Cancer
28. April 2014
Fire fighters are being exposed to toxins and diagnosed with cancer in high numbers, but representatives of the chemical industry want you to think otherwise. There is significant scientific evidence that demonstrates fire fighters have higher incidents of cancer compared to other occupational illn...
Six Steps to a New Future
16. April 2014
Making the decision to go back to school can be a little overwhelming. As your union, we understand and we are here to help you through this process. First, there is no ‘right way,’ nor is there ‘one path.’ Getting your degree or deciding to take courses is something that has...
Two IAFF Conferences You Won’t Want to Miss
22. November 2013
Building a stronger labor union and fire fighter community is vital for our profession. In January 2014, IAFF members will gather in Lake Buena Vista, Florida to discuss issues that affect members in the firehouse and globally by understanding equality, diversity and leadership, at the annual ...
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