Ron Kanterman and Tom Aurnhammer reflect on the state of the fire service this year amid the pandemic and discuss various other topics.

Host Tom Aurnhammer is joined by guest Gary L. Krichbaum of the Prince George’s County Fire/Emergency Medical Services Department to discuss this year's Fallen Firefighters tribute and more.

Welcome to the back step: Ron Kanterman and Tom Aurnhammer review current topics in the fire service, among them the topics of leadership, safety, and command.

For rural companies, it is essential not to let the "art" of truck company work get lost in the overall scramble of fireground activities. Tom Aurnhammer discusses some ways of keeping the focus on these critical tasks.