Safety and Health Resources

​TEEX ESTI encourages all Departments and Personnel to stay informed of the latest safety, health, and first responder related topics.

Below you will find several useful links:

Safety and Health

2019 Safety Stand Down: Reduce Your Exposure: It's Everyone's Responsibility

Chemical Safety Board  

Courage to Be Safe

Everyone Goes Home

Firefighter Behavioral Health Alliance

Firefighter Close Calls

Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives

Firefighters and Asbestos Exposure - A Free In-depth Guide

Firefighters Exposed to Asbestos - Find Out How and When

Grand Prairie Fire Department Chief Robert Fite Cancer Information Video

HazMat Transcaer / Chemtrec 

Healthy Firefighter (Health – Nutrition – Lifestyle – Education)

IAFC Fire and EMS National Emergency Safety and Survival Alert 

IAFF Behavioral Health Program

Lavender Ribbon Report: Best Practices for Preventing Firefighter Cancer


Mesothelioma + Asbestos Awareness Center

National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

National Highway Institute  

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Firefighter Investigation / Prevention 

NVFC Best Practices for Preventing Firefighter Cancer 

NVFC Share the Load Program

U S Fire Administration:  Firefighter Fatality Data 

USFA Risk Management Practices in the Fire Service


Firefighter Safety Research Institute / Advancing Fire Science

Modern Fire Behavior

National Incident Management System / FEMA NIMS

Updated Interior Fire Operations


Close Your Door

National Fire Protection Association

Preparing Texas (Texas Emergency Management - available training)  

Resource Guide for Spouses & Families of Firefighters

State Firefighters’ & Fire Marshals Association

Texas A&M Forest Service

Texas Commission on Fire Protection

Texas Interagency Coordination Center

Relevant TEEX ESTI Training

Extension Program

Industrial Emergencies for Municipal Based Responders (IEMBR)

Leadership Program (Fire Officer/FSCEO)

National Fire Academy (NFA)

Save Practices for Traffic Incident Responders

Texas Annual Fire Training Schools

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