Use of personally owned vehicles (POVs) for fire response is a reality for many departments. Tim Zehnder examines some safety concerns and considerations.
Host Tom Merrill talks about the challenges of the rural volunteer fire department with Chief Justin Bailey from the Oliver Springs (TN) Fire Department.
A historic home was destroyed by fire yesterday in Kingsville, Maryland, according to news reports.
Tim Zehnder returns with this quick recap of an incident in small-town Minnesota that once again proved the importance of the volunteer firefighter.
Tim Zehnder considers some tactics for dealing with water supply considerations in rural firefighting.
In this new column, Tim Zehnder looks at the importance of and his experience with training for rural fire departments.
Tanker shuttle operations are a fundamental fireground function for many fire departments, so it is important to fully understand the role each apparatus play in the operation and how your apparatus best operates to maximize efficiency on the fireground, writes Brian Zaitz.
In this firefighter training video on technical rescue, Mark Gregory, John Tew, and their crew deal with two types of rescue scenarios involving augers, including those involving patients trapped in snowblowers.
Volunteer firefighters are a vital and sometimes overlooked resource within the communities they protect.