Public Information Officer and Social Media expert Eric Hurst shows fire departments around the world how to better promote their services to their communities.
Shea Chwialkowski reconciles these two seemingly opposing forces to create a more progressive fire service.
The authors describe how the Cosumnes Fire Department employs virtual reality in its training for recruits.
Precision Outdoor and Indoor Navigation and Tracking for Emergency Responders (POINTER) will allow rescue teams to know the exact location of a down firefighter.
Emergency Reporting® recently released new features and resources in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus crisis.
Check out some firefighting equipment and products from the April 2020 issue of Fire Engineering, including Paratech's heavy vehicle extrication kit.
New Mexico has a new tool that could help crews get an early jump on any wildfires that might break out.
This video from Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Rescue shows how firefighters can use thermal-imaging technology to enable firefighters to see where to direct streams on the hottest portions of a fire.
“We write to strongly urge you to include language that would repeal Section 6103 in Title VI of P.L. 112-96 in any stimulus legislation related to the COVID-19 pandemic,”
The fire service has made many strides over the years in technology, but the ability to track firefighters inside structures still eludes us.