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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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Tennessee Firefighters Battle Flames at Own Fire Station

No one was injured when fire struck the firehouse of the Bruceton (TN) Fire Department yesterday morning, according t...

The New FLIR PathFindIR II Night Vision Camera

The PathfinderIR II allows first responders to see potential hazards up to four times further away than with a vehicl...

Steve Skipton: You Live and You Learn

Fire Apparatus & Emergency Equipment Editor Chris Mc Loone on the passing of Steve Skipton.

The Fire Attack-Ventilation Connection: Street Considerations

Anthony Avillo-Although the recent studies on coordinating fire attack in the modern fire environment may not necessa...

Intelligent Response Structures, Part 1

Eric G. Bachman offers this two-part article on reinforcing the need to develop a response structure methodology.

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Tennessee Firefighters Battle Flames at Own Fire Station

September 11, 2014 No one was injured when fire struck t...

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Fire Engineering

August 2014
Volume 167, Issue 8
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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