Firefighters saved one of their own when a DeKalb County (GA) firefighter fell through the floor while operating at a hotel fire, according to reports.
In this firefighter training video, Josh Burchick of Traditions Training reviews cable cutters and modifications to the tool that can help firefighters overcome entanglement scenarios.
Jeremy Rifflard identifies ways to locate anchors when firefighters are trapped inside a structure and must bail out.
Successful rescues don’t happen by mere chance; they result from properly executed searches, which depend on the amount of preparation and dedication that the searchers involved have put forth, writes Sean Duffy.
Join us for a Webcast on breathing techniques and air management presented by David Gillespie.
Donald Abbott updates readers on the findings of his study on Maydays and their causes and frequencies.
Are all your companies capable of serving as a rapid intervention team? David DeStefano shares an account and lessons learned from the fireground.
In this firefighter training video, Ric Jorge and company demonstrate a technique to increase a firefighter's chance of surviving a low-air situation during a Mayday.
Firefighters assigned to both engine and truck companies will benefit from the many advantages of having a length of personal rope that they can quickly and safely deploy during operations, writes David DeStefano.
Buster Cooper looks at the basics you must consider when performing forcible exiting.