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The Division of Technical Assistance and Information Resources exists to secure and maintain the wages, hours, benefits, and working conditions of IAFF members. The Division serves as a broker of customized technical assistance and information resources in the areas of labor and collective bargaining and fire and emergency medical services operations. The Division also equips and deploys IAFF field representatives for local affiliate issues requiring International expertise. 


This department is headed by:
Lori Moore-Merrell, DrPH

Assistant to the General President
Phone: (202) 824-1594
 

Lori Moore-Merrell is assisted by: 
Beverly Lewis, Executive Secretary

 

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Labor Issues and Collective Bargaining Department - Labor relations assistance related to collective bargaining including financial analysis, wage comparables, collective bargaining agreement analysis, and technical assistance for negotiation and arbitration.

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Fire & EMS Operations/GIS Department - Labor relations assistance related to fire department operations specifically, fire suppression response, EMS operations, staffing, resource deployment, system design, and system review.

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Field Services - Labor relations assistance provided on-site with local affiliates including first contract negotiation, grievance, arbitration, internal local operations assistance, legislative, organizing, and expert testimony.

 
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UPDATED Fire Service-Based EMS Electronic Tool Kit is now available!

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May 18-24 is National EMS Week!

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Real-Time IAFF GIS Incident/Hazard Information

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System Evaluation

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System Funding (Includes the 2012 USFA Funding Alternatives for Emergency Medical and Fire Services Guide)

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ARFF Operations

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Report Cites Risks to Public Safety Posed By Budget Cuts

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NIST EMS Report Released

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New Residential Fire Study Shows Effects of Crew Size on Fire Fighting Operations

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IAFF Fire Fighter Safety and Deployment of Resources Web Site Launched

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Fire-Based EMS Advocates "Best Practices" News Release

 
 
 
 
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Registration

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Workshops

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Schedule

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Travel & Lodging

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Exhibitors

bullet New! Planning for Your Health Care
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Contract and Wage Information

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Contract and Wage Information

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Financial Analysis

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Benefits

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Current Events

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District Field Service Representatives  

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IAFF Service Representatives