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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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New FDNY Chief of Department Named

Today, Fire Department of New York (FDNY) Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro announced the appointment of James E. Leonard ...

Chicago Firefighters Battle Fire in Two Structures

Chicago firefighters responded to a still and box alarm yesterday at Jackson and Cicero in the city.

Firefighter Training Drill: The "Outboard" Forcible Entry Saw

D.C. Fire Captain Danny Troxell shares a drill that describes converting a rotary saw blade to the outboard side of t...

Storefront Saga

In communities across the country, storefronts exist on the first floor of many types of residences.

Combined Fire Attack

Arturo Arnalich-A Madrid department shows how a combination of gas cooling, transitional attack, and positive-pressur...

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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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New FDNY Chief of Department Named

October 29, 2014 Today, Fire Department of New York (F...

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Fire Engineering

October 2014
Volume 167, Issue 10
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


Imaging the Tube

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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