IAFC President Testifies Before Senate on Responding to New Terror Threats FIREFIGHTERNATION February 3, 2016 As I wrote in a recent blog post on What’s next for the fire Service?, open-mindedness and a far-reaching vision will keep the fire service in the game. After several unexpected, mass-civilian attacks on U.S. soil in 2015, the fire service will have to provide a more unified response to these new security threats. More use of a rescue task force approach combining law enforcement, fire, and EMS will be required. That means an even better relationship between those services and much more practice together to work out the kinks! Read this article and watch the video testimony.