Fire Chief » Robert Avsec http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Fri, 23 Jan 2015 07:25:54 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 5 reasons to consider a modular fire truck http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/26/5-reasons-consider-modular-fire-truck/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/26/5-reasons-consider-modular-fire-truck/#comments Thu, 26 Jun 2014 20:24:30 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=2290
While not as popular as in Europe, swap-body modular apparatus have a definite place in the U.S. fire service.
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5 ways to reduce firehouse energy costs http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/02/5-ways-to-reduce-firehouse-energy-costs/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/02/5-ways-to-reduce-firehouse-energy-costs/#comments Mon, 02 Jun 2014 14:12:00 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/02/5-ways-to-reduce-firehouse-energy-costs/
Switching to energy-efficient products will significantly reduce energy consumption and cost
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New tool rids ambulances of superbugs http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/30/new-tool-rids-ambulances-superbugs/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/30/new-tool-rids-ambulances-superbugs/#comments Fri, 30 May 2014 15:47:38 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1945
Turbo-UV uses Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation for decontamination of hard surfaces such as those found in an ambulance.
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How, and why, to buy a flammable liquids storage cabinet http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/30/buy-flammable-liquids-storage-cabinet/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/30/buy-flammable-liquids-storage-cabinet/#comments Fri, 30 May 2014 15:42:54 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1939
Having the proper equipment to store flammable liquids may keep your fire station from burning down.
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5 tools for ‘throw, row, go’ swift-water rescue ops http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/30/5-tools-throw-row-go-swift-water-rescue-ops/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/30/5-tools-throw-row-go-swift-water-rescue-ops/#comments Fri, 30 May 2014 15:40:59 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1936
Here are five swift-water tools to address post-winter flooding incidents.
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6 steps to improve reserve fire trucks readiness http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/16/6-steps-improve-reserve-fire-trucks-readiness/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/16/6-steps-improve-reserve-fire-trucks-readiness/#comments Fri, 16 May 2014 20:17:57 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1763
Follow these steps to keep your reserve fire apparatus more ready for duty and more appealing to the firefighters using them.
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How to prep your firefighters for severe weather http://www.firechief.com/2014/04/15/prep-firefighters-severe-weather/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/04/15/prep-firefighters-severe-weather/#comments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:28:20 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1331
Firefighters are in as much danger as civilians when heavy weather rolls in; here are steps to keep them safe.
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