Fire Chief » News http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Wed, 26 Nov 2014 06:13:30 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0.1 Fire marshal impaired at scene suspended without pay http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/25/fire-marshal-impaired-at-scene-suspended-without-pay/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/11/crom.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/25/fire-marshal-impaired-at-scene-suspended-without-pay/#comments Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:23:07 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/25/fire-marshal-impaired-at-scene-suspended-without-pay/
Todd Gagnon showed up with red blood shot eyes, slurred delayed speech and was swaying back and forth
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Fire chief suspended after writing book condemning homosexuality http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/25/fire-chief-suspended-after-writing-book-condemning-homosexuality/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/11/chief-37.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/25/fire-chief-suspended-after-writing-book-condemning-homosexuality/#comments Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:28:43 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/25/fire-chief-suspended-after-writing-book-condemning-homosexuality/
City officials said Chief Kelvin Cochran violated city policy by publishing a book without permission
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Widow’s attorney blasts Dallas fire officials in LODD http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/24/widows-attorney-blasts-dallas-fire-officials-in-lodd/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/11/stanley.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/24/widows-attorney-blasts-dallas-fire-officials-in-lodd/#comments Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:51:15 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/24/widows-attorney-blasts-dallas-fire-officials-in-lodd/
The attorney said a cultural indifference and lack of accountability led to firefighter Stanley Wilson's death
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NY house burns, collapses, injures firefighter http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/24/ny-house-burns-collapses-injures-firefighter/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/11/house-8.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/24/ny-house-burns-collapses-injures-firefighter/#comments Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:13:26 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/24/ny-house-burns-collapses-injures-firefighter/
The fire chief said the collapse was one of the scariest things he's seen; the firefighter suffered minor injuries
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Innocent verdict in vehicle death of former NH fire chief http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/23/innocent-verdict-in-vehicle-death-of-former-nh-fire-chief/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/23/innocent-verdict-in-vehicle-death-of-former-nh-fire-chief/#comments Sun, 23 Nov 2014 08:08:47 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/23/innocent-verdict-in-vehicle-death-of-former-nh-fire-chief/ Fire chief's widow: "It's what the jury had to do. They did their job."]]> http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/23/innocent-verdict-in-vehicle-death-of-former-nh-fire-chief/feed/ 0 City official names new Md. police, fire chiefs http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/21/city-official-names-new-md-police-fire-chiefs/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/11/fc-12.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/21/city-official-names-new-md-police-fire-chiefs/#comments Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:53:49 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/21/city-official-names-new-md-police-fire-chiefs/
Executive-elect Steve Schuh wanted to pick his own chiefs who would enact his crime prevention priorities
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ISFSI continues work on the Principles of Modern Fire Attack http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/21/isfsi-continues-work-on-the-principles-of-modern-fire-attack/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/11/ff-47.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/21/isfsi-continues-work-on-the-principles-of-modern-fire-attack/#comments Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:39:52 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/21/isfsi-continues-work-on-the-principles-of-modern-fire-attack/
Funding for the program has been extended to teach science-based tactical decision making for company officers and firefighters
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LODD: NJ fire coordinator dies after fire http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/21/lodd-nj-fire-coordinator-dies-after-fire/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/11/arthur.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/21/lodd-nj-fire-coordinator-dies-after-fire/#comments Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:27:05 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/21/lodd-nj-fire-coordinator-dies-after-fire/
Art Treon was on scene when he developed chest pains; he later succumbed to his injuries
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LODD: NJ fire coordinator dies on fireground http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/21/lodd-nj-fire-coordinator-dies-on-fireground/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/11/lodd-18.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/21/lodd-nj-fire-coordinator-dies-on-fireground/#comments Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:27:05 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/21/lodd-nj-fire-coordinator-dies-on-fireground/
Art Treon was on scene when he developed chest pains; he later succumbed to his injuries
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Draft of Dallas LODD report more critical than official version http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/20/draft-of-dallas-lodd-report-more-critical-than-official-version/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/11/sw.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/20/draft-of-dallas-lodd-report-more-critical-than-official-version/#comments Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:42:39 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/20/draft-of-dallas-lodd-report-more-critical-than-official-version/
The draft criticizes Deputy Chief Bobby Ross' decision to send firefighters into the apartment complex; it also slams the department's sloppiness on scene
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