Douglas Cline

Professional Development: Developing the Next Generation of Fire Service Leaders

December 7, 2021 | 1 PM EST

The focus is on developing a professional development model for your organization. It is based on the planned, progressive, and lifelong process of education, training, self-development, and experience and is a critical element of being a leader. Fire service organizations must strive to provide continuing guidance to personnel through a carefully crafted professional development plan that meets the specifics of the organization.

Firefighter Heart Health in the Age of COVID

January 18, 2022 | 1 PM EST

Firefighters are more vulnerable to not only heart disease, but also to being a vulnerable firefighter that suffers a sudden heart attack while on active duty. Routine testing can miss up to 50% of at-risk firefighters. Many of these risks are also the same risks that place individuals at a higher risk of hospitalization and death from COVID-19. A firefighter-specific, research-based, heart health program is essential to reducing the numbers of Firefighters dying from heart attacks. This webinar will explore the scientific evidence, the testing and commonalities that exist between COVID-19 disease, deaths and heart disease.

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Combat Staffing Challenges with a Mobile App for Scheduling Management

December 14, 2021 | 1 PM EST
Join us for this webinar presentation to learn how Vector Scheduling helps fire departments simplify their crew's scheduling, callbacks, recalls, shift trades, and more. We'll also discuss how Guardian Tracking’s unique Early Intervention system from Vector Solutions catches trending behaviors and potential issues that may stem from triggering events to enable supervisors to act quickly and make the best decision on how to help.

FDIC Int’l 2021: TFT’s CrewProtect Air Filtration System Protects Crews After the Fire

CrewProtect protects first responders from the multiple harmful and carcinogenic airborne contaminants that other filtration systems miss.
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TX Fire Department Uses Breathing Air Replenishment System at Working High-Rise Fire

The Frisco (TX) Fire Department became the first fire department in Texas to use a Firefighter Air Replenishment System (FARS) in a working fire. 
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Vector Solutions Set to Re-Launch Vector Evaluations+ During Conference Season

Vector Solutions will be demonstrating its latest application, Vector Evaluations+, at the International Association of Fire Chiefs (FRI) 2021 and FDIC International 2021.

ESO Acquires Emergency Reporting, Leading Fire Records Management System (RMS)

ESO, a leading data and software company serving emergency medical services (EMS), fire departments, hospitals and state EMS/trauma offices, today announced it has acquired Emergency Reporting.
Firefighters at Boone County Fire District 2 undertake flashover training

NIST Researchers Develop AI Tool to Predict Flashover

Researchers have developed an artificial intelligence tool that purports to be able to predict flashovers at structure fires.
UAV use for the fire service

UAVs in Public Safety: The Next Steps in Technology

Now that UAVs are standard pieces of equipment for many public safety agencies, UAV program personnel are wondering, what’s next? Ryan Gifford takes a look.

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