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We’ve all experienced the blank faces when our firefighting vocabulary slips out in everyday conversation
Recognize your dad for both his fatherly and fire service achievements by getting him one of these great gift ideas
The firefighting career field is very competitive; here’s a quick breakdown of what you should and should not do as you prepare to join the fire service
Whether you need something special for the holidays, a fire academy graduation or to celebrate an overdue promotion, these recommendations are sure to elicit a grin
What if you could foster a love of reading as well as firefighting? These books are sure to do the trick
If a fire service career doesn’t pan out, some of these responders may have a career waiting in Hollywood
Test your ability to apply the START algorithm to a collection of simulated MCI patients
Retired Fire Chief Howard Munding trains firefighters and EMS providers in Krav Maga so they have the skills to protect themselves when violence strikes
A group mainly consisting of firefighters and EMTs use their off-duty time to respond to “paramergencies”
This Father’s Day, recognize the fire service leaders who have made a difference in your life and career, and strive to mentor the next generation of firefighters
Test your knowledge on SCBA standards, equations and more
The popular film follows a firefighter who becomes trapped inside a warehouse fire
Crisis actors do exist – just not the ones popularized by conspiracy Twitter
From the classic Dalmatians to rescued pets who were given a new life, here are the animals that made their way into the hearts of firefighters
Do you think you know everything about the popular 1991 film? Let’s see if you’ve got what it takes to get a perfect score
Do you need a break from the hustle and bustle of your shift? This quiz is sure to do the trick
Make sure to share your results and challenge your colleagues to match or beat your score
As the world prepares to root on their athletes at the Games, learn about these seven first responders who served their communities and represented Team USA
Take this quiz to see how well you know tactics, terminology and tools used in residential structure fires
You will be anxious during a fire, maybe scared, but nothing is wrong with that
Sometimes, a call can turn in a different, unexpected direction
Moving the fire officer to the back of the rig, according to FireRescue1 columnist Robert Avsec, is long overdue
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Do you think you know everything about the popular TV series? Let’s see if you’ve got what it takes to get a perfect score
Our readers sounded off, discussing the many pros and cons of using business decals to raise money for the department
How to support first responders injured in the line of duty, plus recruit education, families of fallen firefighters, and more
It’s true – the volunteer fire service isn’t for everyone
You would be surprised with the power and impact that writing a simple “thank you” card to first responders might have