Fire Chief » Safety Every Department | Every Leader Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:18:28 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Testimony: Pa. fire chief knocked out of turnout coat Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:19:00 +0000
Chief Rodney Paul Miller was knocked into a metal sign pole, which ripped off his coat when a motorist struck him on an interstate
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University tracks sleep patterns of Texas firefighters Wed, 19 Nov 2014 20:21:19 +0000
A new study suggests sleep disorders are prevalent among firefighters and are independent risk factors for the top two causes of death in the line of duty
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Baltimore fire safety officer’s death ruled accidental Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:26:03 +0000
Lt. James Bethea died of smoke inhalation after falling through a floor at a vacant home, where he remained for hours before an off-duty firefighter called for help
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Firefighters escape burning home before roof collapse Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:28:01 +0000
No firefighters were injured thanks to the quick actions of the on-scene incident commander
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Can the fireground be research driven? Tue, 11 Nov 2014 20:34:01 +0000
Evidence-based firefighting research, although new, is accepted in theory; but can we put it into practice on the fireground?
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2 efforts to clarify firefighter PPE rules Tue, 11 Nov 2014 10:39:14 +0000
There are new developments in PPE for Ebola-like viruses and efforts to make firefighting PPE standards more accessible
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Taking care of the rescued firefighter Mon, 10 Nov 2014 21:11:00 +0000
A complete firefighter rescue includes EMS activities; here's what on-scene commanders need to know for all downed-firefighter operations to work
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Exploding ammo injures W.Va. fire chief Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:33:52 +0000
A stray round struck Chief Johnny Maynard in the throat; his injuries are non-life threatening
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How to buy non-firefighting PPE Tue, 04 Nov 2014 16:07:54 +0000
Not every situation calls for structural PPE; here's a look at how to determine what other gear you may need
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Report: 8 shortcomings in motel fire that killed 4 Houston firefighters Sat, 01 Nov 2014 17:11:01 +0000
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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