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A Discussion on 4" LDH vs 5" LDH,

My City is contemplating Going to 5" LDH. We currently use 4", and have water problems at significant fires. I am advocating the 5" purely…

Started by Phil Lemire

6 Mar 26, 2008
Reply by Don DeBias

The Chief says, "NO", to live fire training...

Post your threads in the 1403 Compliant Training Group...

Started by Tony Piontek

0 Mar 26, 2008

The Rookie Firefighter

Thanks to all who have listened to and responded to the FE radio podcast. It is great to hear that there are firefighters and fire officers…

Started by Jerry Wells

0 Mar 26, 2008

When Do You Give The New Firefighter The Nozzle

It was company policy for the new firefighter to have the nozzle until they caught a structural fire. (A Job) Then they would move to the o…

Started by Ray McCormack

0 Mar 25, 2008


ATTENTION All HazMat Nerds or anyone that wants to attend on Tuesday April 8 at 1800 hours we are meeting for Dinner at the speakers room.…

Started by Todd McKee

1 Mar 25, 2008
Reply by Todd McKee


I am working with some other Fire Service Leaders on the Indiana SAFE Fire Service Initiative and one of the things I am currently looking…

Started by Stacy White

8 Mar 25, 2008
Reply by Todd McKee

What Are The Duties Of The Second To Arrive Engine Company

The duties of the second to arrive engine vary greatly depending upon what you respond to, staffing, type of water supply, and hosebed desi…

Started by Ray McCormack

9 Mar 23, 2008
Reply by Anthony Avillo

Emergency Response Plans and You

How well are you in touch with your ERP's for WMD/HazMat for your State or Region?

Started by Todd McKee

0 Mar 23, 2008

Chief’s advocating for safer staffing while being interviewed about a working fire.

Chief’s we see time and time again at fires when the news is looking for a quote you fail to mention staffing. Chiefs are there some words…

Started by Frank Ricci

0 Mar 22, 2008

When Do You Call For Water In The Line

When do you call for water. Do you have anything you do prior? And why? Please go to the Start Water Group to respond. Thanks

Started by Ray McCormack

0 Mar 19, 2008


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