Online Companion: Firefighter's Handbook, Essentials of Firefighting and Emergency Response, 2e

 

Related Links

Related Links offer links to important organizations, foundations, international, federal and state specific resources, as well as other fire science titles available at Delmar on our online catalog.

National Fire Service Resources

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) http://www.nfpa.org

Congressional Fire Services Institute http://www.cfsi.org/

Hazmat Transportation http://enviro.blr.com

National Fallen Firefighter's Foundation http://www.firehero.org/

National Volunteer Fire Council http://www.nvfc.org/

National Association of State Fire Marshals http://www.firemarshals.org/

National Conference of State Legislators http://www.ncsl.org/programs/health/ems.htm

EMS and Emergency Services Links http://www.idahoems.com/emslinks.htm

National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians http://www.nremt.org

 


Government Fire Service Resources

FEDERAL

Chemical Emergency Preparedness and Prevention Office http://www.epa.gov/swercepp

Centers for Disease Control http://www.cdc.gov/

Department of Homeland Security http://www.dhs.gov/dhspublic/

Federal Emergency Management Agency http://www.fema.gov/

National Highway Transportation Safety Administration http://www.nhtsa.dot.gov/

National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health-Firefighter Fatalities
http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/firehome.html

National Institute of Science and Technology http://www.nist.gov/

National Interagency Fire Center http://www.nifc.gov/

National Transportation Safety Board http://www.ntsb.gov/

National Weather Service Fire Weather Forecast http://fire.boi.noaa.gov/

Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management http://www.ocrwm.doe.gov/

Office of Hazardous Materials Safety http://hazmat.dot.gov/

Environmental Protection Agency www.epa.ip/

U.S. Army Acquisition Pollution Prevention Support Office http://www.aappso.com/

U. S. Coast Guard http://www.uscg.mil/USCG.sht

U.S. Department of Labor - Occupational Safety & Health Administration http://www.osha.gov/

U. S. Department of Transportation Office of Hazardous Materials Safety http://hazmat.dot.gov/

U. S. Environmental Protection Agency http://www.epa.gov/

U. S. Fire Administration http://www.usfa.fema.gov/

U.S. Forest Service http://svinet2.fs.fed.us/index.shtml

 


International Fire Service Resources


International Association of Fire Chiefs http://www.iafc.org/home/index.asp

International Association of Firefighters http://www.iaff.org/

International Fire Service Accreditation Congress http://www.ifsac.org/

International Association of Arson Investigators http://www.firearson.com/

International Association of Fire Chief's Volunteer and Combination Officer's Section
http://www.vcos.org/index.html

International Fire Department http://worldfirefighter.com

Women in the Fire Service http://www.wfsi.org

Commission on Fire Accreditation International http://www.cfainet.org/

International Society of Fire Service Instructors http://www.isfsi.org/

 


State Fire Service Resources


Alabama
Alabama Emergency Management Agency
http://ema.alabama.gov

Alaska
Alaska Division of Emergency Services
http://www.ak-prepared.com/
Alaska State Fire Marshals Office http://www.dps.state.ak.us/fire/asp/
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation; Division of Spill Prevention and Response http://www.anwr.org/techno/dec_dspr.htm
State of Alaska CHEMS http://www.chems.alaska.gov/

Arizona
Arizona Division of Emergency Management
http://www.dem.state.az.us/
Arizona Office of the State Fire Marshal http://www.dbfs.state.az.us/OFM/index_ofm.html

Arkansas
Arkansas Department of Emergency Management
http://www.adem.state.ar.us/

California
California Department of Forestry, Fire and Resource Assessment Program
http://frap.cdf.ca.gov/
California Emergency Medical Services Authority http://www.emsa.cahwnet.gov./
California Fire Marshal's Office http://osfm.fire.ca.gov/
California Office of Emergency Services http://www.oes.ca.gov/Operational/OESHome.nsf/1?OpenForm

Colorado
Colorado Division of Fire Safety
http://dfs.state.co.us/
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment http://www.cdphe.state.co.us
Colorado Office of Emergency Management http://www.dlg.oem2.state.co.us/oem/oemindex.htm

Connecticut
Connecticut Office of Emergency Management
http://www.ct.gov/oem/site/default.asp
Connecticut State Fire Marshals Office http://www.state.ct.us/dps/DFEBS/OSFM.htm

Delaware
Delaware Emergency Management Agency
http://www.state.de.us/dema/default.shtml  

Florida
Florida Division of Emergency Management
http://www.floridadisaster.org/
Florida Forest Protection Bureau http://flame.doacs.state.fl.us/

Georgia
Georgia Emergency Management Agency
http://www2.state.ga.us/GEMA/

Hawaii
Hawaii State Civil Defense
http://www.scd.state.hi.us/

Idaho
Idaho Bureau of Disaster Services
http://www.bhs.idaho.gov/
Idaho Bureau of Hazardous Materials http://www.bhs.idaho.gov/

Illinois
Illinois Emergency Management Agency
http://www.state.il.us/iema/
Illinois State Fire Marshals Office http://www.state.il.us/osfm/

Indiana
Indiana Emergency Management Agency
http://www.ai.org/sema/index.html
Indiana State Fire Marshals Office http://www.in.gov/sema/osfm/

Iowa
Iowa Emergency Management Agency
http://www.iowahomelandsecurity.org/
Iowa State Fire Marshals Office http://www.state.ia.us/government/dps/fm/

Kansas
Kansas Division of Emergency Management
http://www.accesskansas.org/kdem/
Kansas State Fire Marshal http://www.accesskansas.org/firemarshal/

Kentucky
Kentucky Division of Emergency Management
http://kyem.dma.state.ky.us/

Louisiana
Louisiana Office of Emergency Preparedness
http://www.loep.state.la.us/

Maine
Maine Emergency Management Agency
http://www.state.me.us/mema/
Maine State Fire Marshals Office http://www.state.me.us/dps/fmo/chief.htm

Maryland
Maryland Emergency Management Agency
http://www.mema.state.md.us/
Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems http://www.mdarchives.state.md.us/msa/mdmanual/25ind/html/31emer.html
Maryland State Fire Marshals Office http://www.firemarshal.state.md.us/

Massachusetts
Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency
http://www.mass.gov   

Michigan
Michigan Emergency Management Division

http://www.michigan.gov/msp/0,1607,7-123-1593_3507---,00.html

Minnesota
Minnesota State Division of Emergency Management
http://www.hsem.state.mn.us/
Minnesota State Fire Marshal http://www.dps.state.mn.us/fmarshal/fmarshal.html

Mississippi
Mississippi Emergency Management Agency
http://www.msema.org/index.htm
Mississippi State Fire Marshals Office http://www.ehso.com/firemlinks.php?URL=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.doi.state.ms.us/marsha.html

Missouri
Missouri State Emergency Management Agency
http://www.sema.state.mo.us/semapage.htm
Missouri Division of Fire Safety http://www.mdfs.state.mo.us/

Montana
Montana Disaster and Emergency Services
http://www.discoveringmontana.com/dma/des/

Nebraska
Nebraska Emergency Management
http://www.nebema.org/

Nevada
Nevada Division of Emergency Management
http://www.dem.state.nv.us/index.htm
Nevada State Fire Marshals Office http://ps.state.nv.us/firemar.htm

New Hampshire
New Hampshire Office of Emergency Management
http://www.nhoem.state.nh.us/

New Jersey
New Jersey State Division of Fire Safety
http://www.state.nj.us/dca/dfs/

New Mexico
State of New Mexico Department of Public Safety
http://www.dps.nm.org/emergency/index.htm

New York
New York State Emergency Management Agency
http://www.nysemo.state.ny.us/

North Carolina
North Carolina Emergency Management Agency
http://www.dem.dcc.state.nc.us/
North Carolina Office of the State Fire Marshal http://www.ncdoi.com/OSFM/

North Dakota
North Dakota Division of Emergency Management
http://www.state.nd.us/dem/
North Dakota Fire Marshals Office http://www.ag.state.nd.us/FM/FM.htm

Ohio
Ohio Emergency Management Agency
http://ema.ohio.gov/
Ohio State Fire Marshal Division http://www.com.state.oh.us/sfm/

Oklahoma
Oklahoma Department Of Civil Emergency Management
http://www.ok.gov/oem/
Oklahoma State Fire Marshals Office http://www.state.ok.us/~firemar/

Oregon
Oregon Emergency Management Office  
http://www.oregon.gov/osp/oem/

Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency
http://www.pema.state.pa.us/

Rhode Island
Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency
http://www.ema.ri.gov/

South Carolina
South Carolina Emergency Preparedness Division
http://www.scemd.org/
South Carolina State Fire Marshals Office http://www.llr.state.sc.us/firemarshal.asp

South Dakota
South Dakota - Division of Emergency Management
http://oem.sd.gov/home.htm

Tennessee
Tennessee Emergency Management Agency
http://www.tnema.org/

Texas
Texas Division of Emergency Management
http://www.txdps.state.tx.us/dem/
Texas State Fire Marshal's Office http://www.tdi.state.tx.us/fire/indexfm.html

Utah
Utah Division of Comprehensive Emergency Management
http://cem.utah.gov/
Utah State Fire Marshals Office http://firemarshal.utah.gov/

Vermont
Vermont Emergency Management
http://www.dps.state.vt.us/vem/index.htm

Virginia
Virginia Department of Emergency Services
http://www.vdes.state.va.us/
Virginia State Fire Marshals Office http://www.dhcd.virginia.gov/State_Fire_Marshal/default.htm
Virginia Department of Fire Programs http://www.vdfp.state.va.us/

Washington
Washington Emergency Management Division
http://emd.wa.gov/
Washington State Fire Marshals Office http://www.wsp.wa.gov/fire/firemars.htm

Washington D.C.
Washington D.C. Emergency Management
http://dcema.dc.gov/dcema/site/default.asp

West Virginia
West Virginia Office of Emergency Services
http://www.wvs.state.wv.us/wvoes/
West Virginia State Fire Marshal http://www.wvfiremarshal.org/

Wisconsin
Wisconsin - Department of Emergency Management
http://emergencymanagement.wi.gov/

Wyoming
Wyoming Emergency Management Agency
http://wyohomelandsecurity.state.wy.us/
Wyoming State Fire Marshal http://wyofire.state.wy.us/

American Samoa
Territorial Emergency Management Coordinating Office of American Samoa
http://www.asg-gov.com/islandinfo.htm

Guam
Guam Homeland Security / Office of Civil Defense
http://www.guamhs.org/main/

Education and Learning Resources

Emergency Care and Safety Institute - http://www.ecsinstitute.org/

National Fire Academy http://www.usfa.fema.gov/training/nfa/

Fire Rescue Magazine http://www.jems.com/firerescue/exclus04/e1230c.html

Fire Chief Magazine http://bg.firechief.com/

Environment, Safety and Health Online http://www.ehso.com/

Firewise http://www.firewise.org/

Sparky the Fire Dog http://www.nfpa.org/sparky/

Emergency Management Institute http://www.training.fema.gov/emiweb/

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