At some point during their careers, many high-risk professionals such as firefighters, police officers, and EMS members likely dream about
the day they can retire. Paul Antonellis has some considerations that may warrant closer scrutiny before that “golden day”
In his latest article, Ty Wheeler looks at this area of fitness where many misconceptions delineate and the individuals looking to improve
health automatically turn to as the avenue for improved fitness.
In this week’s Humpday Hangout, hosts P.J. Norwood and Frank Ricci are joined by FireRescue Editor in Chief Erich Roden and Bill
Carey of FirefighterNation to look at recent firefighter line-of-duty deaths.
The fact that we already have many buildings with the potential to become another Grenfell Tower should not stop us from preventing the
addition of more buildings to that number. Greg Havel discusses materials testing.
Years ago, some of those in public safety as well as some in our military, looked upon the training in and response to, Hazardous
Materials incidents as a burden, something we shouldn’t be involved in and in some cases as a joke. In this week’s Humpday Hangout, join
hosts Rick Lasky and Terry McGrath, along with their guests, as they discuss this topic.
“The beginning of a probationary firefighter’s career is where he will develop habits that will send him down a path that will last
the next 30 years or more. It is critical that we not only address these issues head-on but also set the example,” writes Justin C.
Zachary Garcia, 20, was detained by deputies and arrested on suspicion of recklessly causing a fire. The blaze tore down an outbuilding
and grew to 50 acres before firefighters were able to get a handle on it. Photos by Rick McClure.
In this new Training Minutes video on vehicle extrication, Steve White and other members of the Advanced Rescue Solutions team show a
method for extrication a patient whose arm is trapped underneath a vehicle that has rolled on its side.
In today’s Humpday Hangout, Hosts Aaron Heller, Steve Pegram, and Brad French will talk with Captain Seth Barker and Lt. Chris Divver of
the ISFSI Understanding Basement Fires technical panel about basement fires and the ongoing research done by ISFSI and UL.
The impact of master streams can cause major issues on the fireground that firefighters may forget about during the fight. Joe Pronesti
reviews a deadly New Jersey fire and some of its lessons. MORE FIREFIGHTER TRAINING