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  1. Officer Development : The Job: Communicating Expectations

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    Fri, 6 Jun 2014

    known, you share in fireground failures, should ..... Probationary Firefighters Fire Service Leadership : Directives on My ..... Issues for New Officers Leadership Lessons The Importance ..... Throwing Ground Ladders Leadership Grab a Salvage Cover

  2. Fireground Management: For Lack of Command Experience

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    Wed, 12 Jun 2013

    years it seems that the fire service has placed bigger ..... fault. In his book Fireground Command Decision Making ..... tighten our controls. The fire service in general accepts a ..... officers the fine art of fireground command and decision

  3. Fire Service Leadership : Practical Fire Service Succession Planning - Fire Engineering

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    Mon, 30 Dec 2013

    military, or in the fire service . In the fire service , the close relationships ..... the administrative and leadership responsibilities of a ..... years of experience in the fire service in both career and volunteer departments. He recently

  4. Fireground Management: FDIC 2014 Preview: Command, Control, and Accountability

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    Tue, 4 Mar 2014

    street level, making the fireground safer and more effective ..... philosophy that will help minimize fireground injuries and fatalities will ..... 29-year veteran of the fire service , is a deputy chief in North ..... Fire Academy. He authored Fireground Strategies, 2nd edition

  5. Truckless, USA: Essential Fireground Functions

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    Thu, 26 Sep 2013

    training on that plan. A majority of the fire service does not operate within the “traditional ..... train to accommodate today’s modern fire service and fireground . Brian Zaitz is a 12-year fire service veteran and a captain-training officer

  6. Firefighter LODD : AL Volunteer Firefighter, 71, Dies After Fire Response

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    Tue, 7 May 2013

    A 71-year-old volunteer firefighter died after responding ..... Alabama. Springfield Volunteer Fire Department Assistant ..... deaths (LODDs), consider LODD Standard Operating Guideline , Line of Duty Death , and LODD Summit: It's Time To

  7. Fireground Survival: Upgrade Your Profile

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    Fri, 20 Dec 2013

    important tools for ensuring fireground survival. As with the SCBA ..... certainly prove helpful in a fireground emergency. THERMAL IMAGING ..... eliminate having to guess on the fireground . HEALTH The statistics are ..... 19-year veteran of the fire service . He is a Pennsylvania State

  8. Firefighter Training: FDIC 2014: Making Critical Fireground Decisions

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    Mon, 17 Mar 2014

    Blink: Making Critical Fireground Decisions" at FDIC 2014 ..... critical decisions on the fireground . This class is for everyone ..... experienced level officer. Fireground strategy and tactics that ..... year career member of the fire service and a battalion chief with

  9. Fire Service Leadership : Company Rhythm: A True Band of Brothers

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    Thu, 7 Mar 2013

    organized the Union Volunteer Fire Company ..... As the American fire service moves forward with ..... working on the fireground --we jeopardize ..... the rhythm of the fireground , the song. So ..... have been in the fire service (19 years ..... firehouse and on the fireground ...your next

  10. FDIC 2012: Riley Highlights Red Flags on the Fireground

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    Tue, 17 Apr 2012

    of what goes wrong on the fireground is preventable," declared ..... workshop , "Red Flags on the Fireground ." The Clearwater (FL ..... videos of fires illustrating fireground conditions that the incident ..... are still issues for the fire service --among them communications