Through FEMA's Fire Prevention & Safety (FP&S) Grant Program, changes are taking place that enhance the safety, health, and wellness of the nation’s firefighters. Firefighters keep asking, “What does the science say?” FP&S Research & Development funded studies continue to deliver answers. Learn about recent scientific studies and what FEMA is doing to move this field of research forward.
Participants will learn how FEMA selects research projects for funding.
Participants will learn how FEMA-funded research is implemented in the Nation's fire service.
Participants will learn about a number of ongoing FEMA-funded research projects, the results of which will directly impact the day to day work of a firefighter.