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Guitar Donated to Help Injured Georgia Firefighters

Sat, Aug 30, 2014

Kix Brooks has autographed a Help the Good Guys guitar that is being raffled off to raise money for injured firefighters involved in a training accident in Georgia. 

 

BullEx Build Custom Shipboard Simulator for FDNY

Sat, Aug 30, 2014

Texas Firefighter Saves Twin Brother's Life

Fri, Aug 29, 2014

A Port O'Connor (TX) volunteer firefighter used his training while off duty to save his twin brother's life following an accident.

New Argon White Paper Shows Way to Better CBRN Training

Thu, Aug 28, 2014

Argon, in the CBRN and Hazmat training systems industry, has released another free white paper, this time offering tips for emergency services and first responders on how to provide the best possible CBRN response training.

The Seniors Must Teach the Juniors

Thu, Aug 28, 2014

Academy training is the foundation on which junior firefighters will build their skills, but after its completion, the experience learning begins, writes Jeff Johnson.

FDNY Christens BullEx Shipboard Simulator

Wed, Aug 27, 2014

The FDNY christened a new BullEx Shipboard Simulator named “Port Security” at the Fire Academy on August 26.

An Introduction to the Chemistry of Fire: Going Beyond the Basics

Wed, Aug 27, 2014

Joshua Scalf offers some basic knowledge on the chemical causes of fire in this first in his series of articles on a subject with which all firefighters should be familiar.

HP Recalls Six Million Laptop Power Cords for Fire and Burn Hazard

Wed, Aug 27, 2014

HP issued the voluntary recall on Tuesday, explaining that a recently discovered overheating issue made the cords a “fire and burn hazard.”

Survey Highlights Cell Phone Safety Gap

Tue, Aug 26, 2014

A new survey <http://findme911.org/news/consumer-survey-on-wireless-9-1-1-location-accuracy/> of more than 1,000 consumers found a dramatic gap between the limited location requirements for cell phone carriers and broad public expectations that wireless callers can be found by emergency responders if they dial 9-1-1 in an emergency.

Prominent East Lake Shore Drive Building Subscribes to RealView LLC's CommandScope Pre-Plan Program

Tue, Aug 26, 2014

The 209 East Lake Shore Drive building, a prominent, 20-story luxury residential building, is being life safety pre-planned with RealView LLC's all-digital CommandScopeTM.

Becki White Is Eden Prairie (MN) Fire Department's First Female Assistant Chief

Tue, Aug 26, 2014

This March, Becki White, a Fire Engineering contributor and blogger and former Minnesota deputy state fire marshal, became the first female assistant chief in the history of the Eden Prairie (MN) Fire Department.

Construction Concerns: Roofing Materials Tests

Mon, Aug 25, 2014

In his new Construction Concerns, Gregory Havel discusses the ins and outs of roofing materials that firefighters may encounter.  

North Myrtle Beach Acquires BullEx AttackTM Digital Firefighter Training System

Sat, Aug 23, 2014

The Spectrum Model of Organizational Change, Part 1

Thu, Aug 21, 2014

Mark Wallace discusses some of the problems fire departments face when trying to implement change and introduces the acronym SPECTRUM to help identify the various aspects of organizational change.

Durbin, Firefighter Behavioral Health Alliance Announce Grant for Firefighter Suicide Prevention Initiatives

Thu, Aug 21, 2014

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) and the Firefighter Behavioral Health Alliance, announced today that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), part of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), has awarded a $23,750 grant to the Palatine, Illinois non-profit. Today's funding will help support the group's work in providing suicide awareness and prevention workshops for fire departments and firefighters in Illinois and around the country.

Petzl America Announces New Petzl Technical Institute Facility in Salt Lake City

Wed, Aug 20, 2014

Petzl America, the North American headquarters of verticality equipment and hands-free lighting company Petzl, announces the opening of the Petzl Technical Institute at their new headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Which Supplements Do You Need?

Wed, Aug 20, 2014

Sacramento (CA) Fire Department Strength and Conditioning Coach John Hofman returns with this informative look at the best (and worst) supplements for good health.

Company/Association News

Tue, Aug 19, 2014

E2S WARNING SIGNALS published "Guide for Hazardous Areas" which is available as a free download on its Web site.

Ethical Decision Making: It's Everyone's Job

Tue, Aug 19, 2014

Tim Hyden-What lessons are the newest members of the fire service learning early in life that will guide/shape their ethical decisions and careers, determining the future of the fire service? Parents often don't correct their children's ethical errors in judgment-and those children are our future firefighters!

Hiring and Promoting for the Metaphoric Bus

Tue, Aug 19, 2014

Rusty Sullivan-It is time for the firefighting profession to look at the public's perception of firefighters and the reality of who you are and what you are truly capable of doing. Will you get on the "bus" that is supposed to lead you into the future, or will you let it run you over?

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