Call your poison center for questions about poisons and
poisonings. Use this web site to read about poison centers and poison
prevention. This web site does not provide information about diagnosing and
The Illinois Poison Center Serves all of Illinois 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Staffed by nurses, physicians, pharmacists and other poison specialists, the IPC offers free, confidential poison prevention advice and treatment recommendations via a toll-free hot line, 1-800-222-1222.
Illinois Fire Chiefs Association: The IFCA is dedicated to promoting excellence in the fire service by providing a network of information sharing and opportunities to our diverse membership and associated partnerships through education, legislation and technical means.
Illinois Firefighter's Association: This website is
dedicated to Illinois firefighters: past, present and future. Just as with any
other website, this site will grow and strive to meet the needs of its
Illinois Fire Service Institute: Direct access to class information, including a graphic map of Illinois that will allow you to click on your county and receive the latest information on class availability in your area. Expanded on-line course offerings and on-line registration.
Illinois State Fire Marshal's Office: The State Fire Marshal's Office provides professional personnel and programs for the citizens of Illinos and is committed to protecting life and property from fire and explosions through inspection, investigation, training, education, data processing and statistical fire reports. The agency mission is to "Reduce death, injury and property loss of Illinois citizens from fires, explosions and other hazards."
Illinois Association of Arson Investigators: A Statewide organization of fire investigation professionals committed to the suppression of the crime of arson.
International Association of Fire Chiefs: Our members are the world's leading experts in fire fighting, emergency medical services, terrorism response, hazardous materials spills, natural disasters, search & rescue, and public safety legislation.
National Fire Protection Association: The NFPA mission is to reduce the worldwide burden of fire and other hazards on the quality of life by providing and advocating scientifically-based consensus codes and standards, research, training, and education.
National Fire Academy: Through it's courses and programs,
the National Fire Academy works to enhance the ability of fire and emergency
services and allied professionals to deal more effectively with fire and
National Fire Sprinkler Association - Illinois: The Northern Illinois Chapter of the National Fire Sprinkler Association is dedicated to educating and informing the Chicago area public of the vital role sprinkler systems play in fire protection. The Association supports and encourages responsible workmanship through its member firms.
United States Fire Administration: As an entity of the Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the mission of the USFA is to reduce life and economic losses due to fire and related emergencies, through leadership, advocacy, coordination, and support.