Lt. Billy Greenwood of FETC Services hosted another great show on Tap the Box that showed how and where you can find assistance to firefighters for a firefighter specific mental health issues…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Lt. Billy Greenwood Apr 1, 2013.
Tap the Box host Billy Greenwood…Continue
Started Dec 16, 2012
What makes an "elite" firefighter? Well elite firefighters have invested a tremendous amount of time mastering his or her skill set through thousands of hours of training and experiences. Now looking…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Bricault Oct 10, 2012.
Posted on February 19, 2014 at 8:02pm
With the recent snowstorms that have blanketed the country, the fire service needs to take a look up before we commit to an interior or exterior fire operation. The type of structural materials, design and condition all play a big part on whether that snow loaded roof is going to be a…Continue
Posted on February 8, 2014 at 9:00am
We all know that in competitive sports, second place is the first loser. Athletes (amateur or professional) all seek to win the big game. They put in the time, effort and training. The greater the commitment before the game, the better chance you have to be on top of your game! So why should the fire service be any different? Our playing field is competitive and on game day it takes proficient and effective teamwork to mitigate the emergency. Which leads to the point of this article. …Continue
Posted on November 21, 2013 at 10:30pm