Fire Chief » Products Every Department | Every Leader Sun, 29 Mar 2015 01:21:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Firefighter invents commercial door forced-entry tool Wed, 11 Mar 2015 18:30:04 +0000
The JV Tool makes forcible entry into commercial doors faster and much less destructive than traditional means
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Firefighter truckies: making the perfect fire truck Wed, 11 Mar 2015 02:44:20 +0000
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
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2 firefighters invent patient-information device Sat, 28 Feb 2015 06:27:28 +0000
Meditrac ID is carried by a patient in the form of a wallet card, wristband or shoe tag; with a simple scan, medical profiles can be viewed in less than 30 seconds
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Can certified firefighter PPE be misleading? Mon, 23 Feb 2015 06:03:57 +0000
Most certified PPE is on the up and up, but that's not always the case; here's how to identify suspect certification claims
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How to buy manual forced-entry tools Sat, 14 Feb 2015 03:49:36 +0000
Know your jurisdiction and your staff, then choose tools from among these different types that best meet those needs
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Firefighter develops rehab packets for on-scene nutrition Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:46:05 +0000
The ready-to-consume packets contain a sports drink, water, fruit puree, snack bar, branch chain amino acid chews and an anti-bacterial hand wipe
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UK city rolls out piercing tools on rig, hand lines Thu, 15 Jan 2015 20:23:07 +0000
The biggest fire truck in the U.K. comes with a piercing nozzle, as does a newly supplied super-hose that allows crews to tackle a blaze outside a building
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10 most-read product articles of 2014 Sat, 03 Jan 2015 01:01:27 +0000 It was another good year for the development of products that help make the job of firefighters safe, more effective and efficient]]> 1 L.A. firefighter develops craft brew line Thu, 04 Dec 2014 23:10:43 +0000
This premium line of micro-brewed beers was created by and for firefighters
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Myth-busting the new fire grant rules Thu, 20 Nov 2014 02:25:58 +0000
News of new AFG rules are causing a great deal of undue fear in the fire service; here's what you need to know to not run afoul
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