— list of firefighter unions in Chicagoland.

The International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) is a labor union representing professional firefighters and emergency medical services personnel in the United States and Canada. The IAFF was formed in 1918 and is affiliated with the AFL-CIO in the United States and the Canadian Labour Congress in Canada. The IAFF has more than 300,000 members in more than 3,200 affiliates in every U.S. state and in Canada. As firefighters, IAFF members protect 85 percent of the U.S. population.

The IAFF is one of the most active lobbying organizations in Washington. Its Political Action Committee, FIREPAC, is among the top 25 federal PACs among the more than 4,000 in the country.

Arlington Heights Firefighters Labor Union

The Arlington Heights firefighters’ labor union is actively involved in coat drives, school supplies drives, Fill the Boot for Muscular Dystrophy and more.