Firefighting

Eric G. Bachman uses a July 2019 response by the Lafayette (PA) Volunteer Fire Company that taught some serious lessons on the best way to handle an incident involving a fire in a drainage system.
Fire EMS

Kate Dernocoeur urges EMS responders to be alert when on medical calls—to look beyond the surface—where they may detect that the patient has a need beyond medical attention.
Leadership

We believe the inalienable right to free speech is the way we will heal and grow, not forced speech or compelled speech, and all voices have value—especially those with whom we disagree.
Fire EMS

Celebrate the personal growth that may follow on the heels of adversities you witness or encounter, writes Kate Dernocoeur.