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Welcome Firefighters & Fire Departments to the #1 Resource for the Fire Service  

- Wednesday, July 23, 2014

From the Editor

Listen to this week's podcast of The Command Post — where our experts discuss how NFPA standards are relevant to real-world fire operations. Check out previous podcasts here.

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Fr1 Product Video

EXO Personal Escape System for Firefighters

Developed with the FDNY in 2005, in response to the tragic events of "Black Sunday," the Petzl...

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The Blackjack: Model "ACE" Flashlight Helmet Bracket

The BLACKJACK securely mounts today’s most popular handheld fire and tactical flashlights to your fire helmet—at a fraction of the cost of weapon-style helmet lights. Because it holds the light under or over the brim of your helmet, it can protected against impact, snags, and dirt.

The Blackjack: Model "ACE" Flashlight Helmet Bracket

Featured Columnist

Bruce Hensler
Bruce Hensler - A Shared History
The recent fire in Philadelphia that claimed two firefighters offers a small view into the scenes that British, German, and Japanese civilians and firefighters faced under sustained firebombing. Look at...

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In Public Safety

In Public Safety The do's and don'ts of social media in emergency services

When social media and emergency services mix, an explosive concoction begins to form

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Tip of the Week

Wash SCBA regulator to prevent disease spread

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