The Fire Department of New York (FDNY) announced that the department has renamed its James Gordon Bennett Medal for Chief of Department Peter J. Ganci, Jr., the highest ranking FDNY member killed during the September 11, 2001 terror attacks.
Hundreds of people gathered for rallies and marches against police violence and racial injustice Saturday night in Portland, Oregon, as often violent nightly demonstrations that have happened for 100 days since George Floyd was killed showed no signs of ceasing.
The importance of mentoring—formal and informal—cannot be counted out in a fire department, writes Timothy Pillsworth.
Read some letters to editor published in the September 2020 edition of Fire Engineering magazine.
Maybe to some cynical people, everything is relative and nothing moral is self-evident, but not in the lives of firefighters, says Bobby Halton.
Frank Ricci, Dave Polikoff, and Nick Papa examine current events of interest regarding firefighting tactics and politics.
James Braidwood of Edinburgh led a storied firefighting career across the pond, and many of his innovations traveled to take root here in America and still persist today.
Host Dave McGlynn talks with Lieutenant Mike Scotto of FDNY Ladder 58 about training, legacy, mentorship, as well as other related topics.
Join retired North Hudson (NJ) Regional Deputy Chief Anthony Avillo for a Webcast on fireground strategies for accountability.