Fire Chief » Fire Department Management http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:26:49 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 S.F. fire chief still has job after performance review http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/s-f-fire-chief-still-has-job-after-performance-review/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/s-f-fire-chief-still-has-job-after-performance-review/#comments Wed, 21 Jan 2015 20:05:29 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/s-f-fire-chief-still-has-job-after-performance-review/
Joanne Hayes-White has been on the hot seat in recent months, with members of the firefighters union and even some of her own command staff questioning her leadership
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Fire chief apologizes for ink cartridge tiff, won’t quit http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/fire-chief-apologizes-for-ink-cartridge-tiff-wont-quit/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/fire-chief-apologizes-for-ink-cartridge-tiff-wont-quit/#comments Wed, 21 Jan 2015 19:12:11 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/fire-chief-apologizes-for-ink-cartridge-tiff-wont-quit/
Fire Chief David Stone said he decided to stay on after being encouraged by other firefighters and town residents
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Fire chief gets 2-day suspension after ethics inquiry http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/20/fire-chief-gets-2-day-suspension-after-ethics-inquiry/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/20/fire-chief-gets-2-day-suspension-after-ethics-inquiry/#comments Tue, 20 Jan 2015 20:29:54 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/20/fire-chief-gets-2-day-suspension-after-ethics-inquiry/
Chief Darrel Fournier's part-time job with a fire restoration company created the appearance of a conflict of interest to the general public
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Fired Atlanta fire chief speaks at Ga. church http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/19/fired-atlanta-fire-chief-speaks-at-ga-church/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/19/fired-atlanta-fire-chief-speaks-at-ga-church/#comments Mon, 19 Jan 2015 20:38:05 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/19/fired-atlanta-fire-chief-speaks-at-ga-church/
Chief Cochran: "I'm not going through this because of something I have done."
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Fire apparatus recall: How to cope http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/fire-apparatus-recall-how-to-cope/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/fire-apparatus-recall-how-to-cope/#comments Fri, 16 Jan 2015 00:17:57 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/fire-apparatus-recall-how-to-cope/
Recalls happen more often than you think; learn how those who have had rigs recalled dealt with being down a truck
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Memo: Dallas plans safety fixes in wake of firefighter’s death http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/memo-dallas-plans-safety-fixes-in-wake-of-firefighters-death/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/memo-dallas-plans-safety-fixes-in-wake-of-firefighters-death/#comments Thu, 15 Jan 2015 21:34:32 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/memo-dallas-plans-safety-fixes-in-wake-of-firefighters-death/
Officials want the department to boost safety procedures, command training and technology in the aftermath of a firefighter Stanley Wilson's death
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Tardy Conn. fire chief files discrimination lawsuit http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/tardy-conn-fire-chief-files-discrimination-lawsuit/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/tardy-conn-fire-chief-files-discrimination-lawsuit/#comments Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:19:18 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/tardy-conn-fire-chief-files-discrimination-lawsuit/
Chief Frank Alaimo said he was discriminated against because of a disability and that the city invaded his privacy
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Investigation: Dispatcher tells bystander to remove tourniquet http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/investigation-dispatcher-tells-bystander-to-remove-tourniquet/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/investigation-dispatcher-tells-bystander-to-remove-tourniquet/#comments Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:00:07 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/investigation-dispatcher-tells-bystander-to-remove-tourniquet/
Bystander with military training used his belt as a tourniquet on a man's severed leg; department policy is to leave tourniquets in place
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Mayor: Fire chief not axed for writing anti-gay book http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/mayor-fire-chief-not-axed-for-writing-anti-gay-book/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/mayor-fire-chief-not-axed-for-writing-anti-gay-book/#comments Thu, 15 Jan 2015 18:35:02 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/mayor-fire-chief-not-axed-for-writing-anti-gay-book/
Mayor Kasim Reed said he fired Chief Kelvin Cochran because he did not get clearance to write to book
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Maine fire chief resigns when board won’t reimburse $34 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/14/maine-fire-chief-resigns-when-board-wont-reimburse-34/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/14/maine-fire-chief-resigns-when-board-wont-reimburse-34/#comments Wed, 14 Jan 2015 19:08:31 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/14/maine-fire-chief-resigns-when-board-wont-reimburse-34/
David Stone said selectmen's refusal last week to reimburse him $34 for ink cartridges was the final straw
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