Media Contact

Tim Burn ​
IAFF Press Secretary
(202) 824-1566 (o)
(202) 230-7167 (c)
Email: [email protected]
Twitter: @TimBurnIAFF


Press Releases

DatePress Release
May 15, 2020HEROES Act Will Help Keep Communities Safe
May 15, 2020International Association of Fire Fighters Statement on Auction of T-Band Radio Frequency
April 20, 2020International Association of Fire Fighters Urges Congress to Pass Stimulus Funding for State and Local Governments
January 16, 2020Major Fire Service Education Conference Comes to Lake Buena Vista, Florida
December 16, 2019Congress Funds Essential Public Safety Programs in Omnibus Budget Proposals
December 11, 2019IAFF Hails Congressional Action Protecting Fire Fighters From Carcinogenic Exposure
December 9, 2019House Subcommittee on Health Takes Up Bill Allowing Retired Fire Fighters Early Medicare Buy-In
November 13, 2019IAFF Mourns Line-of-Duty Death of Worcester Fire Lieutenant Jason Menard
November 6, 2019IAFF Supports FCC Report and Order on 9-1-1 Location Accuracy
October 7, 2019IAFF Receives Nearly $2 Million Grant to Improve Hazardous Materials Emergency Response
September 10, 2019Young Burn Survivors Get Back on Their Feet With Fire Fighter Hosted Burn Camp
August 14, 2019Fire Fighters Throughout U.S. and Canada to Attend State-of-the-Art Safety and EMS Training in Nashville
June 4, 2019International Association of Fire Fighters Joins AT&T to Educate Fire Fighters on FirstNet Mobile Broadband Services
May 29, 2019Fire Fighters Better Able to Track On-The-Job Exposures to Deadly Carcinogens and Other Toxins
April 29, 2019IAFF Endorses Joe Biden for President of the United States​
March 6, 2019Vice President Joe Biden and Other Influential Officials to Address Fire Fighters
March 4, 2019Vice President Joe Biden to Address Fire Fighters March 12 at 9:00 a.m. at Hyatt Regency in Washington, DC

Media Awards

The IAFF Media Awards Contest recognizes affiliates for their best work in communicating with their members and the public, and honors reporting and photography that best portray professional fire fighters and paramedics as dedicated all-hazards responders.