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Truckless, USA

Brian Zaitz examines two concepts that hope to create a better and more managable and efficient fireground for understaffed companies.

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Summer Situations

Now that the school buses have stopped their daily routine and the children are on summer break, our odds of having u...

Construction Concerns: Foamed-in-Place Insulation

In this new Construction Concerns, Gregory Havel examines this type of insulation that is being used more frequently ...
Firefighter Training Drill: Vent, Enter, Isolate, Search (VEIS)

Firefighter Training Drill: Vent, Enter, Isolate, Search (VEIS)

This drill focuses on a particular tactic that involves venting a room or area of a dwelling, entering the search are...

Spotlight on San Francisco (CA) Fire Department's Handmade Ladders

Gizmodo recently took a look at the San Francisco (CA) Fire Department's handmade wooden ladders, some of which have ...

On the Line: Focus on the Basics to be the Best

Although stagnation remains at the root of failure, basic skills save the most lives (including ours) at fires, write...

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Can I "Ax" You a Question?

Probably one of the oldest tools in the fire service is the ax.

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Summer Situations

July 22, 2014 Now that the school buses have stoppe...

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July 2014
Volume 167, Issue 7
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Imaging the Tube

Firefighting Engine Company Operations: Elephant Hunting with a BB Gun?

Big fires require as big a water flow as you can produce to extinguish, writes Paul Shapiro, and for firefightin... Read More

 

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2 Girls Die in Detroit (MI) House Fire

Two girls were killed early Wednesday in a suspicious house fire in Detroit, Michigan, after they reportedly refused ... Read More

 

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