"Established in 1989 as a nonprofit, nonpartisan policy institute, CFSI is designed to educate members of Congress about the needs and challenges of our nation's fire and emergency services so that the federal government provides the types of training and funding needed by our first responders." From http://www.cfsi.org/
"Its mission is to promote safety standards and practices in the fire, rescue and emergency services community." From http://www.fdsoa.org
"The Fire Department Training Network is a not-for-profit membership organization dedicated to training firefighters." From http://www.firescue.com/
A bibliography of Gender Issues in the Fire Services.
"IAFC members are the world's leading experts in firefighting, emergency medical services, terrorism response, hazardous materials spills, natural disasters, search and rescue, and public safety legislation." From http://www.ichiefs.org/