Notify us of a firefighter fatality

Initial notification to USFA and the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation of on-duty firefighter fatality

Step 1 of 2: fire department information

Step 2 of 2: Incident Characteristics

Please check if the firefighter was off-duty but died within 24 hours after engaging in non-routine stressful or strenuous physical activity while on duty (Hometown Heroes Act).

Please check if the incident where the fatality occurred was a terrorist incident.

Please check if the incident where the fatality occurred was a wildland incident.

Please check if the fire was suspicious in nature or was ruled an arson fire.

Please check if the firefighter was killed while responding to/returning from an emergency incident or working an emergency incident.

Please select the state where the fatal injury occurred.

Please provide a brief description of the incident and how the fatality occurred.