Want To Help Those Public Safety Employees Affected By The Tennessee Wildfire?

The Gatlinburg Firefighters Association has established the Gatlinburg Public Safety Employees Wildfire Relief Fund to aid those Gatlinburg Firefighters and Police Officers who lost their homes and contents in the fire, which in part spread from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park into the eastern Tennessee resort city of Gatlinburg. The fire spread over 17,000 […]

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IAFC Healthcare Provider’s Guide to Firefighter Physicals

The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) recently released a “Healthcare Provider’s Guide to Firefighter Physicals” to assist healthcare providers in the evaluation and treatment of the health and wellness of firefighters. The guide serves as an important new tool for firefighters to manage their own healthcare. The research-supported, experience-driven guide, available due to the […]

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Message from GSFA President Regarding HB 216 Veto

Message from GSFA President Regarding HB 216 Veto

In case you have not heard, Governor Deal has vetoed HB 216, the firefighter cancer bill. This was not the results we were expecting and it is indeed a sad day for the Georgia Fire Service. However, this is not the end. As we are accustomed to doing, we will knock off the dust from […]

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GSFA is proud to announce the availability of fire department grants and scholarships!

GSFA is proud to announce the availability of fire department grants and scholarships!

At the 2016 Georgia Fire Service Conference, GSFA will award two (2) Fire Department Grants in the amount of $1,000 and three (3) Scholarships in the amount of $500. Application Submission Deadline: August 1,2016 GSFA Fire Department Grant Application GSFA Scholarship Application

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GSFA District Meetings Scheduled for 2016

GSFA District Meetings Scheduled for 2016

Join your fellow fire service personnel for networking, a great meal and timely updates from fire service agencies and organizations. A joint Georgia State Firefighters Association (GSFA) / Georgia Association of Fire Chiefs (GAFC) 2nd District Meeting will take place at the Atlanta Airport Thursday, May 19 at 6:00 p.m. Joint GSFA / GAFC 2nd […]

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GSFA 2015 Statistical Directory Released

GSFA 2015 Statistical Directory Released

The 2015 GSFA Statistical Directory has been released and includes a listing of all (compliant) Fire Departments in Georgia as well fire department statistical data from 2014. Click here to view the 2015 GSFA Statistical Directory.

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GSFA New Benefit - Discounted Prescription Medication

GSFA New Benefit – Discounted Prescription Medication

We are constantly searching for ways to add benefits for our members and make your Association stronger and service oriented for all Georgia firefighters. We have recently reviewed and adopted a prescription discount card program that will allow you, your family members, friends and the community you work in pay less for their prescription medications.   […]

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Georgia-Pacific Bucket Brigade Grants Application Period Open

Georgia-Pacific Bucket Brigade Grants Application Period Open

The Georgia-Pacific Bucket Brigade grants fund needed gear and equipment for fire departments in communities located within 30 miles of a Georgia-Pacific facility. Grants range from $2,500-$10,000 and can fund necessities such as turnout gear, breathing apparatus, water pumps, hoses and nozzles, and more. There are GP facilities in the following 19 locations in Georgia: […]

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GSFA Office Move

GSFA Office Move

ACCG, which manages the Georgia State Firefighters Association, has moved their offices to 191 Peachtree Tower in downtown Atlanta on July 27, 2015.  As a result the GSFA office has moved as well.  Please a make note of this date and change of address and also notify your accounting and human resources departments. New Address: […]

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Atlanta Braves Firefighter Appreciation Night

Atlanta Braves Firefighter Appreciation Night

Join the Atlanta Braves on August 26 for Firefighter Appreciation Night! All tickets purchased include a $5 donation to the Georgia Fallen Firefighter Foundation, T-shirt and a pre-game parade around the field! Those interested in participating in the pre-game parade may start lining up at the Hank Aaron Ramp (Section 129) at 5:30 PM; the […]

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