Fire Chief » Exclusive http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Fri, 23 Jan 2015 04:25:47 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 How ethics play into wildland firefighting http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/20/how-ethics-play-into-wildland-firefighting/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/20/how-ethics-play-into-wildland-firefighting/#comments Tue, 20 Jan 2015 23:10:02 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/20/how-ethics-play-into-wildland-firefighting/
Wildland fire expert will explore ways of selecting proper levels of engagement to increase firefighter safety and set up resources for success
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Fire chief: How a 9-year-old hero changed my life http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/22/fire-chief-how-a-9-year-old-hero-changed-my-life/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/22/fire-chief-how-a-9-year-old-hero-changed-my-life/#comments Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:00:00 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/22/fire-chief-how-a-9-year-old-hero-changed-my-life/
The call was Chief Ebmeyer's, a 25-year fire service veteran, most difficult of his career; he made the boy an honorary firefighter for his heroic actions
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Conversation with Bahamas newest fire chief http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/12/conversation-with-bahamas-newest-fire-chief/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/12/conversation-with-bahamas-newest-fire-chief/#comments Sat, 13 Dec 2014 02:20:38 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/12/conversation-with-bahamas-newest-fire-chief/
With no firefighting experience, Julian McKenzie was tapped by his community to lead a start-up fire department
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Quick Clip: Focus on the patient, not on the argument http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/06/quick-clip-focus-on-the-patient-not-on-the-argument/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/06/quick-clip-focus-on-the-patient-not-on-the-argument/#comments Thu, 06 Nov 2014 13:41:01 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/06/quick-clip-focus-on-the-patient-not-on-the-argument/
The first priority for any crewmember is patient care, then professionalism and portraying a positive image in the public
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4 steps to successful firefighter recruiting http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/10/4-steps-successful-firefighter-recruiting/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/10/4-steps-successful-firefighter-recruiting/#comments Tue, 10 Jun 2014 18:01:24 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=2073
It is counterintuitive that fire departments would have a recruiting problem now, yet we do; here are ways to attract the best candidates.
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5 ways to buy a fire truck http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/02/5-ways-to-buy-a-fire-truck/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/02/5-ways-to-buy-a-fire-truck/#comments Mon, 02 Jun 2014 14:29:00 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/02/5-ways-to-buy-a-fire-truck/
Choosing the right purchasing model can save big bucks and help you land the right rig.
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This economic theory can change fire-code compliance http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/13/economic-theory-can-change-fire-code-compliance/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/13/economic-theory-can-change-fire-code-compliance/#comments Tue, 13 May 2014 12:15:16 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1693
Behavioral economics is an emerging trend that fire chiefs can use to improve fire-safety behavior.
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