Welcome to the Fire Chief Intelligence Shop. Here you'll find free and purchasable products, as well as general resources like the Green Center. Intelligence Shop products and resources may include information centers, ranking indexes, surveys, contact information and more designed to make it easier to network with leaders as well as learn about trends impacting the fire service.
Keep an eye out on the intelligence shop as our product offerings will continue to grow.
FIRE CHIEF's Green Center guides you through the Leadership in Environmental and Energy Design (LEED) certification program — the preeminent standards for site selection, water and energy efficiency, materials used and indoor environmental quality.
Looking to bring LEED certification to your next fire station project? This is your resource.
By Daniel B.C. Gardiner--Hundreds of pieces of fire apparatus will be blasting their way down different Main Streets this Memorial Day, giving nearby spectators as well as the firefighters in the line of march, a good dose of acoustic trauma....More
Bad news spreads faster than good news — and thanks to social media, it spreads in nano seconds. Whether a fire chief is accused of altering drug prescriptions, driving teens to prom on a fire truck or failing to perform during crisis response, millions know about it in the blink of an eye. But the fire and emergency service also is filled with good news and inspirational stories that I wish more people heard....More
Business literature has numerous examples of successful businesses built on the model of visionary chief executive officer who drove the organization to high performance but neglected succession as part of his or her vision and responsibilities. These companies often floundered if not outright failed....More
By Jeff Dill -- FBHA workshops encourage fire departments to “Challenge with Compassion." Here are the five most-common warning signs of depression. If you see firefighters who display these five signs, step in to help....More