Edward Kelly speaking to the media

Press Kit

Resources for journalists and the media.

As the largest organization representing professional fire fighters and emergency medical workers in the United States and Canada, the IAFF is committed to providing accurate and timely information to journalists and members of the media.

Our members are all-hazard responders and experts in public safety. Our Communications team can work with you to develop stories, identify local and national sources, and speak to trends across the fire service.

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Recent Headlines

Selected press coverage highlighting the IAFF and our issues

The Most Physically Demanding Jobs in America, The Washington Post (March 1, 2024)

A Campaign to Finally Ban Asbestos, The New York Times (Feb. 9, 2024)