Fire Chief » Fire chief http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Thu, 22 Jan 2015 01:20:54 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 Marshal: Fire that destroyed chief’s garage ‘suspicious’ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/marshal-fire-that-destroyed-chiefs-garage-suspicious/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/marshal-fire-that-destroyed-chiefs-garage-suspicious/#comments Wed, 21 Jan 2015 21:14:57 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/marshal-fire-that-destroyed-chiefs-garage-suspicious/
It took 30 to 40 firefighters and tankers from 10 fire districts to put out the fire; the chief didn't have insurance
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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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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 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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NY law requires firefighter safety residential construction-type signs http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/18/ny-law-requires-firefighter-safety-residential-construction-type-signs/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/18/ny-law-requires-firefighter-safety-residential-construction-type-signs/#comments Sun, 18 Jan 2015 23:22:19 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/18/ny-law-requires-firefighter-safety-residential-construction-type-signs/
The reflective signs will indicate the type of roof and floor construction and materials used
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3 firefighters hurt in 4 overnight arson fires http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/18/3-firefighters-hurt-in-4-overnight-arson-fires/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/18/3-firefighters-hurt-in-4-overnight-arson-fires/#comments Sun, 18 Jan 2015 15:18:22 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/18/3-firefighters-hurt-in-4-overnight-arson-fires/
Fire chief: "I hope they quit before they injure more of my firefighters"
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Fire chief fired for slapping female firefighter on the butt http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/16/fire-chief-fired-for-slapping-female-firefighter-on-the-butt/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/16/fire-chief-fired-for-slapping-female-firefighter-on-the-butt/#comments Fri, 16 Jan 2015 19:23:04 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/16/fire-chief-fired-for-slapping-female-firefighter-on-the-butt/
The 33-year-old firefighter said the incident happened during a fire prevention program at an elementary school
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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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