Cancer Prevention

Firefighter Cancer Support Network
Cancer Prevention

Longtime FCSN President Announces Retirement

Bryan Frieders to end decade-long leadership of improving cancer prevention, advocacy, and education in the fire service.
National Fallen Firefighters Foundation
LODDS

NFFF Teams Up with Firefighter Cancer Support Network via the Walk of Honor®

The Walk of Honor now includes the Firefighter Cancer Support Network section, created to honor or remember those touched by cancer.
Safety & Health

Compensation Proposed for Military Firefighters Exposed to Foam with PFAS

Jan. 15, 2024
Representatives from Florida and Washington proposed the bill to for funding those exposed to PFAS as firefighters in the military.
Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald/TNS
Operations & Training

MA Governor's Budget Cuts Hit Dozens of Fire Departments

Jan. 12, 2024
Gov. Maura Healey will cut $1.6 million in funding directed to 33 fire departments for fire stations, equipment, cancer prevention and other program.
IAFF
Cancer Prevention

Firefighter Cancer Awareness Month Promotes Healthy Lifestyle

Jan. 5, 2024
The fire service is focused on raising awareness of cancer - a leading cause of firefighter deaths - throughout January.
Stations

The Long Journey to a Healthier Fire Service

Dec. 14, 2023
Janet Wilmoth explains how the 16 Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives have influenced fire station design.