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Expect Training, Expect Sweat

        This job isn't easy, and there's no secret to being good at it. The recipe has only two ingredients: training and sweat. Over the past generation or so our responsibilities have snowballed to the point where the spectrum of our services is near infinite. We are the ones called when someone is trapped following a traffic accident, when grandma passes out, when there's a mudslide, a chemical spill, ice rescue, etc., etc...and I haven't even mentioned fire yet. Even though our duties have…See More
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The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) has received notice of the following firefighter fatality: TX

It is in great sadness, that we as a Brotherhood, post the 35th Line Of Duty Death for 2014 from the United States Fire Administration. Fellow Brother Firefighter & Fire Chief Hugh Ferguson has made the ultimate sacrifice in love for their fellow man. Our sincerest condolences go out to his family, friends and our Brothers & Sisters with the Damon Volunteer Fire Department.Hugh Ferguson…See More
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Expect Training, Expect Sweat

Posted by Nick Ledin on April 25, 2014 at 12:00am

Beware Of The Snake Oil Salesman

Posted by Brian Bastinelli on April 24, 2014 at 4:26pm

Determine Capabilities Thru Drilling

Posted by Jason Hoevelmann on April 24, 2014 at 11:26am

Iron Sharpens Iron

Posted by Brandon Strickland on April 23, 2014 at 3:24pm

Two Story

Posted by Skip Coleman on April 23, 2014 at 3:13pm — 1 Comment

Stay Calm!

Posted by Jason Hoevelmann on April 23, 2014 at 1:48pm

Hump Day SOS - Search & Rescue & Research

Posted by David Rhodes on April 23, 2014 at 1:27pm

War Zone in the Day Room

Posted by Ian Schulte on April 22, 2014 at 6:30pm

Building the Battle Ready Firefighter

Posted by Lt. Billy Greenwood on April 22, 2014 at 4:00pm


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Out Front

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The "Direct Hit Reporting System"

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Extrication Quick Tip 1

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Bachelors Degree Info : Any advice?

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Pre-Incident Plans

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It must suck to hate your job so much 2 Replies

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Propane tanks both large and small

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Help With Lesson Plans

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Friction loss in Wyed Lines 2 Replies

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The Dichotomy of Tradition in the Fire Service 1 Reply

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Foam Concentrate for ARFF

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