Fire Chief » Volunteer Firefighter http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:19:25 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0.1 Vote vs appoint: How to pick a fire chief http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/09/volunteer-firefighters-vote-chiefs/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/05/vote.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/05/09/volunteer-firefighters-vote-chiefs/#comments Fri, 09 May 2014 06:00:28 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1659
Some volunteer fire departments appoint chiefs, while others vote — and we want to know which works best.
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How to rid fire service of rivalry with a name change http://www.firechief.com/2014/04/14/rid-fire-service-rivalry-name-change/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/04/volie.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/04/14/rid-fire-service-rivalry-name-change/#comments Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:13:25 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1314
Changing the name of volunteer firefighters would better reflect the fire service mission and reduce rivalry.
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Arrested S.C. firefighters hire lawyer, incident heading to court http://www.firechief.com/2014/02/23/arrested-s-c-firefighters-hire-lawyer-incident-heading-court/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/02/Screen-Shot-2014-02-23-at-6.27.21-PM.png http://www.firechief.com/2014/02/23/arrested-s-c-firefighters-hire-lawyer-incident-heading-court/#comments Mon, 24 Feb 2014 00:34:21 +0000 http://www.firechiefnation.com/?p=167
The county fire chiefs met and back the two firefighters; they too may hire lawyers.
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How mayday training saved 1 firefighter’s life http://www.firechief.com/2014/02/14/mayday-training-saved-1-firefighters-life/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/02/14/mayday-training-saved-1-firefighters-life/#comments Fri, 14 Feb 2014 22:49:20 +0000 http://www.firechiefnation.com/?p=49 Good mayday training isn't the sole domain of large metro fire departments; smaller department programs are effective, as this story shows.]]> http://www.firechief.com/2014/02/14/mayday-training-saved-1-firefighters-life/feed/ 0