LATEST IN Women in the Fire Service Industry

Dr. Denise Smith: Saving Firefighters Lives Through Research

Sudden cardiac events are the leading cause of firefighter line-of-duty deaths, but it also leads to early retirements and non-fatal events on the fireground or during operations. Dr. Smith’s works to detect cardiovascular disease and managing the risk factors we can decrease the burden of...


Janet Wilmoth: Reflections on the Past and the Future

Having grown up in the fire service, Janet Wilmoth talks about seen a shift of the culture in the fire service over the years. While there is still tradition, the fire service is constantly changing to meet the needs of the world around them and ways to better protect themselves.


About the Series

Inspiration for the Next Generation of Fire Service Leadership

The Legacies in Leadership video series captures thoughts from fire service leaders with advice for the next generation of leaders. Viewers will hear how the nation's fire service legacies started their careers, learn about the impact of notable emergency incidents, and perspectives on how the fire service has changed and what the future holds.

Meet the Speakers