Fire Chief » Training Every Department | Every Leader Wed, 21 Jan 2015 19:05:04 +0000 en-US hourly 1 15 years later: Worcester remembers loss of 6 firefighters Thu, 04 Dec 2014 19:40:02 +0000
Fire Chief Gerard Dio said the men's deaths have inspired new research on safer firefighting technology and practices
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Fire department accused of falsifying training records for cash Mon, 17 Nov 2014 19:12:13 +0000
Recently fired firefighters say the training books have been cooked to bring more state training money into the department
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3-year study will examine fire truck, driver safety Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:16:32 +0000
University of Arizona and four fire departments will work for three years to reduce firefighter risk
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2 ways to prep for the fire-officer exam Mon, 30 Jun 2014 19:58:04 +0000
The human resources parts of the text can be the hardest; knowing the content and practicing scenarios will help.
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How to eliminate LODDs in fire service training Tue, 17 Jun 2014 14:45:24 +0000
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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The Command Post Podcast: What’s new in extrication?; when a firefighter should retire Fri, 06 Jun 2014 14:11:27 +0000
Lt. Rom Duckworth and Chief Rob Wylie also talk about D.C. Fire and EMS' decision to require all emloyees to get a doctor's note in order to call in sick.
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5 tools for ‘throw, row, go’ swift-water rescue ops Fri, 30 May 2014 15:40:59 +0000
Here are five swift-water tools to address post-winter flooding incidents.
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The Command Post Podcast: How many black eyes can the fire service take; what’s the best hose load? Fri, 30 May 2014 06:00:39 +0000
Lt. Rom Duckworth and Chief Rob Wylie also talk about labor management relations in their leadership lessons segment.
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8 steps to safer highway rescue response Wed, 28 May 2014 19:52:03 +0000
Whether protecting interstate highways or country roads, roadway incidents require vigilance in the course of successful on-scene tactical outcomes.
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Emergency pizza driver a good reason to review POV light rules Wed, 28 May 2014 19:45:03 +0000
As useful as these POV emergency lights are, the potential to do more harm than good is something to never forget.
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