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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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Firefighter Among Six Injured in Chicago Apartment Fire

A firefighter was among six people hospitalized after a fire in Chicago's South Shore neighborhood yesterday, accordi...

Spike the Jamb

Practice at and become efficient in the “Spike the Jamb” forcible entry technique, and I can guarantee it will be you...

Firefighters Control Royal Oak (MI) Commercial Fire

At approximately 05:55 hours on Friday, February 27, firefighters from the Royal Oak Fire Department responded to a r...

Fire Crews Face Explosions, Water Supply Issues at Clifton (NJ) Fire

At around 14:00 hours on Sunday February 22, Clifton (NJ) Fire Alarm dispatched units to the area of 36 Miller Plaza ...

Detroit Fire Companies Battle Apartment Fire

On Monday, Detroit 6th battalion companies were dispatch to E Canfield & Beniteau for a reported occupied apartme...

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Structural Firefighting: The Hat Trick

For many of us, successfullY GOING to three fires in a day or tour and winning at each one without an injury is an achieving moment-especially when each fire is different and requires different skills, tactics, and procedures.

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Firefighter Among Six Injured in Chicago Apartment Fire

March 19, 2015 A firefighter was among six people ho...

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Fire Engineering

February 2015
Volume 168, Issue 2
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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