New Britain CT Fire Department

New Britain (CT) Fire Department Restores Assistant Chief position

After it hires its first assistant chief in 15 years, New Britain’s fire department will improve training, build stronger community relations and do even more to recruit city residents as firefighters, Chief Raul Ortiz said Tuesday.
Landisville Volunteer Fire & Rescue NJ

Fire Company Suspended After Violations; NJ Town Wants Another Company to...

Leaders in a South Jersey community want to eliminate a local fire district and fire department because of safety issues and organizational problems.
Buffalo NY Fire Department

Buffalo (NY) Firefighter Fired for Testing Positive for Marijuana Wants His...

Scott Martin, a 12-year veteran with the Buffalo Fire Department, was fired from his job earlier this year because he tested positive for marijuana.
Maple Shade Fire Department NJ

Official: NJ Fire Department Suspended, Can No Longer Respond to Calls

Officials on Tuesday temporarily shut down operations of a Burlington County town’s fire department, a decision the volunteer company said would put residents at risk.

New Trends in Pumper Specifications

June 22, 2021 | 1 PM EDT
The horizon is changing on pumper apparatus specifications. In this webinar, we'll discuss new trends in pumper specification, including clean cab, clean air scrubbers, SAM systems and pump panel locations. Our job at Rosenbauer is to help you save lives and protect property. A pumper fire apparatus is a key component to that. This discussion will serve as a resource to you as you specify your next pumper apparatus.
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Out of Air – Air Management Then and Now

June 8, 2021 | 1 PM EDT

For many years, the “Out of Air” video, produced by the Firesmoke Coalition, has been a powerful training tool used to supplement progressive Air Management programs in fire departments across the world. The personal stories of those impacted by being “out of air” and the wisdom of fire service luminaries such as John Norman, John Mittendorf, Bobby Halton and the late Alan Brunacini spoke to the critical need of making air management a priority.

Motorola Solutions Webcast

Faster and Smarter Emergency Response with Unified Fire Technology

June 24, 2021| 1 PM EDT

As the only response for all things Fire and EMS, your department and your personnel need every useful tool that is available - AND reliable. As the leader in Public Safety communications, Motorola Solutions has provided tried and tested products to the Fire and EMS market for decades, but we don’t rest on our laurels. Join us June 24th to learn how new tools and technology, available today can help initiate a faster and smarter emergency response, improve coordination and enhance fireground safety.

Landisville Volunteer Fire & Rescue NJ

Fire Company Suspended After Violations; NJ Town Wants Another Company to Take Over

Leaders in a South Jersey community want to eliminate a local fire district and fire department because of safety issues and organizational problems.
Sons of the Flag

Podcast: Sons of the Flag: Captain Scott O’Grady

Members of Sons of the Flag speak with Air Force Captain Scott O’Grady, who is known for having survived six days behind enemy lines.
Alan Dionne appointed Salem Fire Chief

Dionne Named Salem (MA) Fire Chief

After a brief run leading the Witch City's fire department on an acting basis, Alan Dionne has been tapped to lead Salem Fire permanently.
Brad Pinsky, Chip Comstock, Curt Varone, and John K. Murphy

Podcast: Fire Service Court

The panel of firefighter-attorneys—Chip Comstock, John K. Murphy, Brad Pinsky, and Curt Varone—looks at emerging legal issues facing fire departments
John Kopper sworn-in as Chief for Cheyenne Fire Rescue

Interim Cheyenne (WY) Fire Chief Appointed to Position Permanently

John Kopper, Cheyenne Fire Rescue's interim chief, was officially appointed to the position on a permanent basis.
Carroll County MD Fire EMS

MD County’s First Fire/EMS Director Resigns After Less Than One Year in Position

Carroll County Fire and EMS Director Robert McCoy Jr. has resigned, effective immediately, after less than one year in the new position.

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