Jeff Chandler on hazmat detection

Hazmat: Detection and Metering for Civilian Rescue While Wearing Turnout Gear

Jeff Chandler reviews some methods of evaluating the environment during a hazmat rescue scenario.
Chicopee MA fire truck

Chemical Release at MA Plant Triggers Hazmat Response

The accidental release of a chemical Thursday morning at the Solenis plant on Grattan Street resulted in a hazardous materials emergency and sent one person to the hospital.

New Trends in Pumper Specifications

June 22, 2021 | 1 PM EDT
The horizon is changing on pumper apparatus specifications. In this webinar, we'll discuss new trends in pumper specification, including clean cab, clean air scrubbers, SAM systems and pump panel locations. Our job at Rosenbauer is to help you save lives and protect property. A pumper fire apparatus is a key component to that. This discussion will serve as a resource to you as you specify your next pumper apparatus.

Out of Air – Air Management Then and Now

June 8, 2021 | 1 PM EDT

For many years, the “Out of Air” video, produced by the Firesmoke Coalition, has been a powerful training tool used to supplement progressive Air Management programs in fire departments across the world. The personal stories of those impacted by being “out of air” and the wisdom of fire service luminaries such as John Norman, John Mittendorf, Bobby Halton and the late Alan Brunacini spoke to the critical need of making air management a priority.

Motorola Solutions Webcast

Faster and Smarter Emergency Response with Unified Fire Technology

June 24, 2021| 1 PM EDT

As the only response for all things Fire and EMS, your department and your personnel need every useful tool that is available - AND reliable. As the leader in Public Safety communications, Motorola Solutions has provided tried and tested products to the Fire and EMS market for decades, but we don’t rest on our laurels. Join us June 24th to learn how new tools and technology, available today can help initiate a faster and smarter emergency response, improve coordination and enhance fireground safety.

Patient management at motor vehicle accidents

Training Minutes: Patient Management at a Motor Vehicle Incident

Dave Dalrymple discusses the idea of "Rescue Real Estate," which entails separating the operating locations and functions of rescuers.
Richmond firefighters rescue people trapped during flash floods

Richmond (VA) Fire Rescues 19 from Vehicles During Flash Floods

The Richmond Fire Department rescued 19 people from their vehicles after scattered storms moving through the region caused flash flooding.
Monsoon causes building collapse in India

Building Collapse Kills 11 After Monsoon Flooding in Mumbai

A dilapidated building collapsed following heavy rains in the western Indian city of Mumbai, killing at least 11 people and injuring seven others.

Man Stuck for Days Inside Giant Fan at CA Vineyard

Authorities rescued a man who said he had been trapped for two days inside a large fan at a Northern California vineyard.
South Korea building collapse

Building Collapse in South Korea Kills Nine, Injures Eight

A five-story building being demolished in southern South Korea collapsed, sending debris falling on a bus and killing nine people on board, officials said.
Firefighter helmet

CO Tornado Destroys Two Homes, Damages Other Buildings

A tornado that touched down in a largely rural area of northern Colorado on Monday damaged buildings on seven properties, authorities said. No injuries were reported.


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