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Paul Combs posted a blog post

JUST LADDERS?

Placing a ladder during an incident is not the time to wish you would’ve trained more on ladders! It’s a simple tool, but one of the most important tools on your rig. So many tactical and safety factors are based on you being proficient with this large, heavy, and cumbersome piece of equipment. In fact, the lives of your…See More
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P.J. Norwood posted a blog post

Narrowing The Divide

The fire service is full of debates and animated conversations the same way it was long before we all started riding the big shiny trucks. Many of these debates will outlast all of us. Some of these debates will be put to bed but new ones will emerge. This is all part of a cycle where we learn new things and then begin to apply them to the changing fireground.Sean Gray and I have been accused of creating a divide between the “sides” of fire attack. This blog is not being written to further…See More
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Jed Hyland posted a blog post

Who do you think you are?

I recently sat down and had coffee with a probationary firefighter to set him up with a training officer and discuss our expectations for the coming year. During this conversation I was hit by a question that’s been haunting my subconscious for years.  I began the meeting by asking our new Probie a few boiler plate questions: “What did you do before you decided to become a firefighter? Any related experience? Do you have family in our profession? Married? Kids?” like that, trying to get a feel…See More
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JUST LADDERS?

Posted by Paul Combs on January 27, 2015 at 10:10am

Narrowing The Divide

Posted by P.J. Norwood on January 27, 2015 at 9:38am

Who do you think you are?

Posted by Jed Hyland on January 27, 2015 at 9:10am

Water + molten steel = Massive steam explosion

Posted by Ben Peetz on January 27, 2015 at 8:15am

Permission to Act

Posted by Frank Viscuso on January 26, 2015 at 3:57pm

When Communication is Crumbling

Posted by Cory Crosbie on January 25, 2015 at 4:19pm

Door Chocks The Right Way

Posted by Chad Menard on January 25, 2015 at 12:05pm

New Residential

Posted by Skip Coleman on January 23, 2015 at 11:01am — 3 Comments

Glue vs. Gusset Plates...The Danger Surrounding Us!

Posted by Jeremy Rebok on January 22, 2015 at 3:07pm

Misguided

Posted by Andrew Zysk on January 22, 2015 at 2:51pm

Hump Day SOS - You Can't Change People

Posted by David Rhodes on January 21, 2015 at 1:57pm

RANDOM THOUGHTS ON PROMOTION

Posted by Warren Cersley on January 21, 2015 at 1:19pm — 1 Comment

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