Fire Chief » Company officer development Every Department | Every Leader Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:22:14 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Widow’s attorney blasts Dallas fire officials in LODD Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:51:15 +0000
The attorney said a cultural indifference and lack of accountability led to firefighter Stanley Wilson's death
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ISFSI continues work on the Principles of Modern Fire Attack Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:39:52 +0000
Funding for the program has been extended to teach science-based tactical decision making for company officers and firefighters
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NIOSH: West firefighters had no plan for fertilizer plant response Fri, 14 Nov 2014 20:58:25 +0000
Ten responders were killed in 2013 when the Texas plant exploded
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Fire officers: Don’t give ‘fraudulent, bogus’ performance evals Tue, 11 Nov 2014 20:46:27 +0000
Done wrong, the performance evaluation process can do more harm than good; and doing it right takes training
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Can the fireground be research driven? Tue, 11 Nov 2014 20:34:01 +0000
Evidence-based firefighting research, although new, is accepted in theory; but can we put it into practice on the fireground?
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Taking care of the rescued firefighter Mon, 10 Nov 2014 21:11:00 +0000
A complete firefighter rescue includes EMS activities; here's what on-scene commanders need to know for all downed-firefighter operations to work
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Quick Clip: How to attack the McMansion fire Thu, 06 Nov 2014 14:04:53 +0000
Lt. Duckworth and Chief Wylie said fires involving a McMansion present unique tactical challenges and that pre-planning is always the answer
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Quick Clip: Focus on the patient, not on the argument Thu, 06 Nov 2014 13:41:01 +0000
The first priority for any crewmember is patient care, then professionalism and portraying a positive image in the public
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Fire officers: Don’t get burned by what you write Wed, 05 Nov 2014 11:55:00 +0000
Training for the crucial job of documentation is often lacking; here are ways to make sure what you write is accurate and doesn't come back to burn you
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Quick Clip: How to deal with angry bystanders Thu, 16 Oct 2014 18:46:21 +0000
Lt. Duckworth and Chief Wylie caution us not to buy into their emotion and abandon best fireground practices
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