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Medical oxygen generating systems

Is anyone familiar with a fire department or jurisdiction that utilizes medical oxygen generating systems (both fixed and mobile)? Looking…

Started by Christine Uhlhorn

0 Jan 6, 2016

Firefighter Mystery Novels

Hi,  I'm a 14 year volunteer firefighter in Brookline NH who has begun writing a series of novels based in firefighting.  I weave in calls…

Started by Philip Soletsky

0 Nov 25, 2015

Engine Company Operations Tips and Tricks

What are some tips and tricks that we can teach the new and incoming firefighters?

Started by Trey Foust

0 Sep 17, 2015

FDNY Waldbaum Fire: Insights, Remembrance and Learnings

Join us Monday night August 3, 2015 at 7:30pm ET for a special podcast on on Blogtalkradio on Taking it to the Stree…

Started by Christopher Naum, SFPE

0 Aug 2, 2015

Mentor Program

I am looking for a Mentor Program that others might have within their Fire Departments.  If anyone has an actual written document explainin…

Started by Mike Alt

1 Jul 28, 2015
Reply by Frank Viscuso

Water Supply and Tender Operations

What do your departments do for tender operations and water supply? How do you set up your trucks and drop your dump tank? Do you back in t…

Started by Trey Foust

2 Jul 24, 2015
Reply by Dan Rice

Hydrant Pressure Reducer?

This will be my first attempt to use this source to solve a problem. Please don't let it fail me.I'm evaluating 2.5" handlines and smooth b…

Started by Jerry Holenbeck

0 Jul 13, 2015

Is salvage still important?

Is salvage still important?   I am conducting research for the National Fire Academy’s EFO program on the current state of fireground salva…

Started by Ryland Kendrick

0 Jun 10, 2015

How Do You Define Firefighter Fit?

Most people, when asked this question, will normally think about how much weight they can lift or if the are overweight or not.  I argue th…

Started by Aaron Zamzow

9 May 23, 2015
Reply by Eric C.

ALS Engine Survey

I'm doing a research project for Staff and Command Class at EMU in Michigan.  The topic is "Are ALS Engines Beneficial".  I am looking for…

Started by David Cue

0 May 21, 2015


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