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Detroit Firefighter Recovering After Fall

A Detroit firefighter is stable after falling from an aerial bucket Wednesday morning during firefighting operations ...

Fire Photographer Spotlight: Ron Jeffers

Fire photographers have been documenting firefighters in all corners of the country. Among those operating in North J...

Detroit Firefighter Injured in Fall on the Fireground

A Detroit firefighter was injured Wednesday morning after falling from an aerial bucket, according to a news report.

James Golinveaux Receives 2014 Henry S Parmelee Award

In recognition of his work to advance the fire sprinkler industry, James Golinveaux, senior fellow of water suppressi...

Detroit Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Fire at Vacant Apartment Building

On Friday, October 17, 2014, at about 1500 hours, Detroit 5th Battalion companies responded to a reported building fi...

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Exova Warringtonfire Increases Sprinkler Head Testing Capabilities in Australia

Exova Warringtonfire, the specialist fire and security testing and certification provider, has made an investment which expands its sprinkler head testing capabilities in Australia.

Foundation Strives to Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Born of tragedy, the Lindsey O'Brien Kesling (LOK) Wishing Tree Foundation seeks to help raise awareness about the dangers of carbon monoxide and empower fire departments to create dynamic public education campaigns to help save lives.

ASTM International Reveals New Brand Identity

ASTM International introduced its new brand identity today at the fall meetings of the ASTM board of directors in Seoul, South Korea.

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FIREFIGHTER NEAR MISSES

Mayday Called, Philadelphia Firefighter Injured in Fall

Reports indicate a Philadelphia firefighter was injured after a near-miss on the fireground today.

RIT Rescues Firefighter in West Hollywood (CA) Fire

A firefighter was rescued by the rapid intervention team after getting into trouble on the fireground during a fire yesterday in West Hollywood, California.

Iowa Firefighter Describes Near Miss

A veteran Des Moines (IA) firefighter described a near miss he experienced during a fire Saturday at the Equitable Building in the city's downtown. 

One Hospitalized After Chicago Fire That Prompted Mayday

An elderly woman was hospitalized after a fire yesterday morning that prompted a Chicago firefighter to call a Mayday.

Fireground Safety

Detroit Firefighter Recovering After Fall

A Detroit firefighter is stable after falling from an aerial bucket Wednesday morning during firefighting operations at the Fisher Body Plant.

Fire Photographer Spotlight: Ron Jeffers

Fire photographers have been documenting firefighters in all corners of the country. Among those operating in North Jersey is Ron Jeffers, who has been contributing covers and photos to Fire Engineering for almost 40 years.

Detroit Firefighter Injured in Fall on the Fireground

A Detroit firefighter was injured Wednesday morning after falling from an aerial bucket, according to a news report.

James Golinveaux Receives 2014 Henry S Parmelee Award

In recognition of his work to advance the fire sprinkler industry, James Golinveaux, senior fellow of water suppression products, Tyco Fire Protection Products, was presented the American Fire Sprinkler Association's (AFSA) highest honor, the Henry S. Parmelee Award.

FIRE FITNESS WITH MICHAEL KRUEGER

The Overthinker

So, it’s time to examine the part of my life that takes place outside of the gym and off the running trails.

Worked Out or Worn Out?

Perhaps the answer lies in exercising smart with a program that is short, intense, and geared toward strength and vitality rather than larded with superfluous bodybuilding exercises.

It's Never too Early to Plan

As always, the best way to get focused is to set a goal or two.

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Ebola Resources and Safety Training for Firefighters

October 21, 2014 Mary Jane Dittmar has an update on the Ebola crisis and how it is affecting firefighters and front-line responders.

Fire Engineering

November 2013
Volume 166, Issue 11
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