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New testing examines how particles can penetrate firefighter protective gear with some surprising results. ...
Remaining professional in the face of irrational, irate civilians is a skill that should be taught and reinforced; here's how to do it. ...
The only thing certain about the future is that it hold change; here are four big changes I expect to see in the fire service's future. ...
This question is more complex than it may seem and at time what's good about the culture can be what's bad. ...
There are two ways to play politics: one gets jobs done and the other may spell the end of your job. ...
Use this 'equality' mnemonic to improve how you lead a fire department with both volunteer and career members. ...
Research on firefighters' relationship to alcohol and how that compares to the general public reveals some interesting and useful findings. ...
Our fire service history is seeped in myths, half-truths and legends; understanding how our service evolved means separating fact from fiction. ...
The recent European airline tragedy shows how hard it is to filter out those with mental health problems. ...
Who knew a television show so often wrong about firefighting would nail it when it comes to bad leadership. ...
With $34 million to hand out, the Fire Prevention and Safety Grants will be awarded to those who best meet these four priority areas. ...
A program increases awareness about the value of what you’re asking for, and can positively impact agency morale. ...
There's little empirical evidence on how clean firefighter turnout gear is after laundering or the best ways to clean it; that is all about to change. ...
Most of the firefighting risks we face should be extinct; they've survived off inconsistent and conflicting messages about safe behavior ...
Like beauty, perfection is in the eye of the beholder, and when it comes to ladder trucks, truckies have a keener sense than most of what makes a perfect truck. ...
Being ill-prepared for things like firefighter pregnancy and breastfeeding hurts a department's ability to attract the best firefighters and stay out of court. ...
In order to stand up in court, a fire investigator's opinion must have the backing of formal and on-going education. ...
Fire service reputation and tradition can be at cross purposes; yet, outdated practices can be sacrificed for reputation without hurting tradition. ...
Firefighters working out during shift has been tied to on-duty injuries; scientists dig deep into those numbers to show what they really mean for firefighter safety. ...
Restored with care and love or rusting alone in a forgotten field, old fire trucks contain what we value most — stories. ...