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Are You Ready as an Incident Commander when your Firefighters "Press Their MAYDAY Button"?

BY: Joe Pronesti While relaxing one Sunday in my easy chair watching my favorite team the Green Bay Packers, a commercial came on for a pop…

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Training Prompt: Top Floor Fire, Truck Duties

Either assigned to the truck or simply getting on it before it goes out the door, you arrive at a top floor fire. The video above is meant…

Started by Bill CareyLatest Reply

Expect Fire: Burbank Four-Alarm Dumpster

  ‘Relax, it’s just a dumpster.’   Video below is of what eventually becomes a four-alarm fire in Burbank, California. According to the L…

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Childs arm trapped in revolving door

Dispatched to an incident involving a child's arm trapped in a revolving door. There are two different pictures from totally different inci…

Started by Isaac Frazier

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Bachelors Degree Info : Any advice?

I am finishing my Fire Science Degree and currently looking for a great online college to earn an Emergency Management/Fire Service Adminis…

Started by Brandon Lane

0 Apr 5

Pre-Incident Plans

As an officer in an all volunteer company, serving approximately 10,000 residents, with mixed occupancies, what structures do you feel shou…

Started by Eric Michael Ziegelhofer

0 Apr 4

Propane tanks both large and small

Last Wednesday afternoon, a call went out for a brush fire that was out of control and was threatening some structures.  Winds were 20 gust…

Started by GARY HANSON

0 Mar 18

Friction loss in Wyed Lines

Does anyone know why when figuring friction loss in wyed lines (all wyes equal) you only figure for one of the wyed lines? I get asked this…

Started by Bob Shovald

2 Mar 7
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Creating Great Table Tops!

Good Day Everyone, I am a firm believer in table top scenarios! They are great tools to train our firefighter and fire officers. Cost effec…

Started by Shawn McKERRY

7 Mar 3
Reply by Jesse Quinalty

A Very Bold Plan

  The Capital Region FOOLS have formed a Committee to address The Wellness of our Member in the Chapter . This plan was a result of our 1st…

Started by Mike France

1 Jan 30
Reply by Francis Johnson

The Dichotomy of Tradition in the Fire Service

            In many organizations throughout the country members are aware of the organizations history and traditions.  This awareness pro…

Started by Michael Bricault

1 Jan 30
Reply by Francis Johnson

Strategic Planning for Volunteer Fire Departments

Just curious on your thoughts for this subject.

Started by Andy Marsh

0 Jan 15

Foam Concentrate for ARFF

Brothers and Sisters, I'm a Captain at a station adjacent to an airport.  I was just transferred to this station so I'm in the process of c…

Started by John Maes

0 Jan 10

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