Fire Chief » LODD http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Thu, 02 Apr 2015 08:17:14 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1.1 Exclusive: Firefighter says death of fire chief ‘was my responsibility’ http://www.firechief.com/2015/02/24/exclusive-firefighter-says-death-of-fire-chief-was-my-responsibility/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/02/24/exclusive-firefighter-says-death-of-fire-chief-was-my-responsibility/#comments Tue, 24 Feb 2015 21:21:38 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/02/24/exclusive-firefighter-says-death-of-fire-chief-was-my-responsibility/
Firefighter Patrick Cullum discusses the pain and lessons from an incident that killed Chief Kenneth Lehr and his desire to honor his mentor and friend
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Report: 8 shortcomings in motel fire that killed 4 Houston firefighters http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/01/report-8-shortcomings-in-motel-fire-that-killed-4-houston-firefighters/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/01/report-8-shortcomings-in-motel-fire-that-killed-4-houston-firefighters/#comments Sat, 01 Nov 2014 17:11:01 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/01/report-8-shortcomings-in-motel-fire-that-killed-4-houston-firefighters/
At least four of the issues cited had not been raised by two internal reports; chief blames workers for not calling 911 sooner
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Commander at Dallas LODD blaze transferred http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/30/commander-at-dallas-lodd-blaze-transferred/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/30/commander-at-dallas-lodd-blaze-transferred/#comments Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:12:52 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/30/commander-at-dallas-lodd-blaze-transferred/
Deputy Chief Bobby Ross, a 30-year veteran of the department, has been temporarily shifted to a staff position
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How to eliminate LODDs in fire service training http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/17/eliminate-lodds-fire-service-training/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/17/eliminate-lodds-fire-service-training/#comments Tue, 17 Jun 2014 14:45:24 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=2177
A line-of-duty death can occur in any department; here’s how to make sure you’re following the correct rules and training protocol.
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How to cope with firefighter non-LODDs http://www.firechief.com/2014/02/21/cope-firefighter-non-lodds/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/02/21/cope-firefighter-non-lodds/#comments Sat, 22 Feb 2014 00:06:03 +0000 http://www.firechiefnation.com/?p=161 firefighter non-LODDs
Just because the firefighters did not die in the line of duty does not mean their fellow firefighters can cope with the loss without help.
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