Fire Chief » Line Of Duty Death http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:46:05 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 Memo: Dallas plans safety fixes in wake of firefighter’s death http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/memo-dallas-plans-safety-fixes-in-wake-of-firefighters-death/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/memo-dallas-plans-safety-fixes-in-wake-of-firefighters-death/#comments Thu, 15 Jan 2015 21:34:32 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/memo-dallas-plans-safety-fixes-in-wake-of-firefighters-death/
Officials want the department to boost safety procedures, command training and technology in the aftermath of a firefighter Stanley Wilson's death
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Why firefighters die in the fog of battle http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/13/why-firefighters-die-in-the-fog-of-battle/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/13/why-firefighters-die-in-the-fog-of-battle/#comments Tue, 13 Jan 2015 22:29:21 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/13/why-firefighters-die-in-the-fog-of-battle/
If we fail to apply the lessons from the past, we are doomed to learn them again — the hard way
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Embattled Dallas deputy fire chief to retire after LODD investigation http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/09/embattled-dallas-deputy-fire-chief-to-retire-after-lodd-investigation/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/09/embattled-dallas-deputy-fire-chief-to-retire-after-lodd-investigation/#comments Fri, 09 Jan 2015 17:24:28 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/09/embattled-dallas-deputy-fire-chief-to-retire-after-lodd-investigation/
Bobby Ross was criticized for his decisions during a six-alarm blaze that killed a firefighter last year
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Embattled Dallas deputy fire chief to retire after LODD probe http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/09/embattled-dallas-deputy-fire-chief-to-retire-after-lodd-probe/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/09/embattled-dallas-deputy-fire-chief-to-retire-after-lodd-probe/#comments Fri, 09 Jan 2015 17:24:28 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/09/embattled-dallas-deputy-fire-chief-to-retire-after-lodd-probe/
Bobby Ross was criticized for his decisions during a six-alarm blaze that killed a firefighter last year
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LODD: Mo. Batt. Chief suffers medical emergency http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/09/lodd-mo-batt-chief-suffers-medical-emergency/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/09/lodd-mo-batt-chief-suffers-medical-emergency/#comments Fri, 09 Jan 2015 17:10:39 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/09/lodd-mo-batt-chief-suffers-medical-emergency/
Chris Tindall, 42, suffered from chest pains after an emergency incident; he went to the hospital, was discharged and later died
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LODD: N.C. fire chief dies after response http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/18/lodd-n-c-fire-chief-dies-after-response/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/18/lodd-n-c-fire-chief-dies-after-response/#comments Fri, 19 Dec 2014 01:23:57 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/18/lodd-n-c-fire-chief-dies-after-response/
Ricky Wooten Doub, 61, responded to a call during the day and was later found dead in his home
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Officials: Conn. fire chief halted probe of firefighter’s death http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/09/officials-conn-fire-chief-halted-probe-of-firefighters-death/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/09/officials-conn-fire-chief-halted-probe-of-firefighters-death/#comments Tue, 09 Dec 2014 19:13:18 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/09/officials-conn-fire-chief-halted-probe-of-firefighters-death/
Fire officials said they would not take part in an effort to mislead or deceive members of the department, Bell's family or the community
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Officials: Fire chief halted probe of firefighter’s death http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/09/officials-fire-chief-halted-probe-of-firefighters-death/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/09/officials-fire-chief-halted-probe-of-firefighters-death/#comments Tue, 09 Dec 2014 19:13:18 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/09/officials-fire-chief-halted-probe-of-firefighters-death/
Fire officials said they would not take part in an effort to mislead or deceive members of the department, Bell's family or the community
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Memorial dedicated to firefighter struck and killed by train http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/08/memorial-dedicated-to-firefighter-struck-and-killed-by-train/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/08/memorial-dedicated-to-firefighter-struck-and-killed-by-train/#comments Mon, 08 Dec 2014 20:14:41 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/08/memorial-dedicated-to-firefighter-struck-and-killed-by-train/
Firefighter Edwin "Jeff" Wenztel, a 35-year veteran of the department, was struck and killed by a train searching for a missing woman
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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/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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