Fire Chief » Wildland http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:12:10 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 How ethics play into wildland firefighting http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/20/how-ethics-play-into-wildland-firefighting/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/20/how-ethics-play-into-wildland-firefighting/#comments Tue, 20 Jan 2015 23:10:02 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/20/how-ethics-play-into-wildland-firefighting/
Wildland fire expert will explore ways of selecting proper levels of engagement to increase firefighter safety and set up resources for success
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Wildland firefighter invents exterior sprinkler system http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/04/wildland-firefighter-invents-exterior-sprinkler-system/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/04/wildland-firefighter-invents-exterior-sprinkler-system/#comments Tue, 04 Nov 2014 17:11:54 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/04/wildland-firefighter-invents-exterior-sprinkler-system/
The sprinkler gets water to a house's rooftop and surrounding areas where it's needed most during wildfire emergencies
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Military surplus program fully restored for fire departments http://www.firechief.com/2014/08/19/military-surplus-program-fully-restored-for-fire-departments/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/08/19/military-surplus-program-fully-restored-for-fire-departments/#comments Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:13:19 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/08/19/military-surplus-program-fully-restored-for-fire-departments/
The program will allow for the transfer of excess military vehicles and equipment to local fire departments
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Military surplus program restored for fire departments http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/17/military-surplus-program-restored-for-fire-departments/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/17/military-surplus-program-restored-for-fire-departments/#comments Thu, 17 Jul 2014 06:00:00 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/17/military-surplus-program-restored-for-fire-departments/
The program helps cash-strapped rural departments by supplying them with surplus military vehicles to rebuild and reuse
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Act today to fix government firefighting blunder http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/09/act-today-to-fix-government-firefighting-blunder/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/09/act-today-to-fix-government-firefighting-blunder/#comments Wed, 09 Jul 2014 16:01:30 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/09/act-today-to-fix-government-firefighting-blunder/
A good program for both the fire service and the country unexpectedly stopped; you can and must help bring it back
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Fire departments lose access to cheap military vehicles over emissions rule http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/04/fire-departments-lose-access-to-cheap-military-vehicles-over-emissions-rule/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/04/fire-departments-lose-access-to-cheap-military-vehicles-over-emissions-rule/#comments Fri, 04 Jul 2014 13:51:04 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/04/fire-departments-lose-access-to-cheap-military-vehicles-over-emissions-rule/ An agreement between DoD and EPA calls for destroying the vehicles rather than giving them to fire departments]]> http://www.firechief.com/2014/07/04/fire-departments-lose-access-to-cheap-military-vehicles-over-emissions-rule/feed/ 0