Organizations and Agencies

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Jan 12, 2017
Federal Emergency Management Agency

http://www.fema.gov/

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with a mission to lead the effort to effectively manage federal response and recovery efforts following any national incident.

Source: FEMA

Jan 12, 2017
Forest Service Fire Operations Risk Management Council

https://www.fs.fed.us/fire/safety/

Forest Service Fire Operations Risk Management CouncilWildland Fire Operations Risk Management Council serves to facilitate and promote wildland firefighter safety.

Source: USFS

Jun 01, 2006
NVFC Heart-Healthy Firefighter Program

http://healthy-firefighter.org/

We invite firefighters, EMS personnel, and their families to explore the site to find out how easy, fun, and rewarding it is to get healthy.

Source: NVFC Heart-Healthy Firefighter Program

Apr 01, 2006
International Association of Wildland Fire

http://www.iawfonline.org/

The International Association of Wildland Fire (IAWF) is a non-profit, professional association representing members of the global wildland fire community.

Source: IAWF

Dec 01, 2005
National Agency Fire Center SafeNet

http://safenet.nifc.gov/index.cfm

Front line firefighters have another tool that provides a way to be heard and get unsafe situations resolved. SAFENET is a form, and process, that has been in demand by firefighters themselves

Source: NIFC

Jul 01, 2005
International Association of Fire Chiefs

http://www.iafc.org/

the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) is a powerful network of more than 12,000 chief fire and emergency officers.

Source: IAFC

Jan 01, 2003
Oregon State Police

http://www.oregon.gov/OSP/pages/index.aspx

Founded in 1931, the mission of the Oregon State Police is to serve the State of Oregon with a diverse workforce dedicated to the protection of people, property and natural resources.

Source: OSP

Jan 01, 2003
National Association of Police Organizations

http://www.napo.org/

The National Association of Police Organizations (NAPO) is a coalition of police unions and associations from across the United States that serves to advance the interests of America's law enforcement officers.

Source: NAPO

Jan 01, 2003
Oregon State Fire Marshall

http://www.sfm.state.or.us/

The mission of the Oregon State Fire Marshall is to protect citizens, their property, and the environment from fire and hazardous materials.

Source: SFM

Jan 01, 2003
National Fire Protection Association

http://www.nfpa.org/

The mission of the international nonprofit NFPA is to reduce the worldwide burden of fire and other hazards on the quality of life by providing and advocating scientifically-based consensus codes and standards, research, training and education.

Source: NFPA