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  1. Surviving the Fireground

    Magazine Articles

    Fri, 1 Mar 2013

    changing and dynamic fireground at structural fires ..... recently, within the fire service as a concept that ..... elements in the fireground environment that ..... veteran of the fire service and a lieutenant ..... organizational leadership from several universities ..... Surviving the Fireground " on Friday, April

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

    Online Articles

    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

  3. Fireground Management: For Lack of Command Experience

    Online Articles

    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

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

    Online Articles

    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

    Online Articles

    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. Fireground Survival: Upgrade Your Profile

    Magazine Articles

    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

  7. 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

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

    Online Articles

    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

  9. Fireground Search: How Do you Know?

    Online Articles

    Fri, 20 Jan 2012

    two at a time. It is one of the fire service 's dirty little secrets. House ..... repeatedly over our years in the fire service . Don't get me wrong. We should ..... is that we take a look at our fireground decision making and processes

  10. Officer Development : The Job: Communicating Expectations

    Online Articles

    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