Fire Chief John Tippett talks crew resource management and its impact on firefighter safety

Detailing the principles of CRM and how checklists can help incident commanders maintain fireground safety

In this episode of FireRescue1's Side Alpha podcast, Chief John B. Tippett, Jr., the director of fire service programs for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF), addresses how the principles of crew resource management can improve safety on the fireground, and shares some of the newest initiatives of the NFFF. Read more from Chief Tippett at

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