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Lives in:
Prince George's County, Maryland
Hyattsville Volunteer Fire Department
former Lieutenant
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Combination fire department
Former volunteer firefighter, fire officer in Prince George's County, Maryland. Currently employed as a online public safety news and blog manager: Fire Rescue Magazine / / JEMS.connect/ / LawOfficerConnect/
Creator of and Contributes to the site Backstep Firefighter.
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Video Discussion: Brooklyn Box 0212, All Hands at Coffee Shop Fire

Size-up discussion for Williamsburg worker

Videos below are of an all-hands fire at Box 0212 in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn. Photos of the 9 January fire first appeared on NYC Fire Incidents Facebook page. The shots of the…


Posted on January 24, 2013 at 12:20pm

Defining Aggressive, Part I: Tasks and Identity

Understanding the word within its culture


Preposition: If a certain word defines our identity and self-worth it is vital to know how we alter such word from its true definition. Fleshing out some thoughts on whether or not we're changing what the word really means.…


Posted on December 8, 2012 at 11:20am

Helmet Cam Perspective: Training Questions

A few questions to challenge you and your crew

Jacksonville, Florida firefighters at the scene of a working house fire with a report of people inside. For this post we’ll use certain parts of the video to create a prompt for you to use as training with your own crew for similar incidents. The video appears…


Posted on December 6, 2012 at 6:27pm — 1 Comment

Pirate Tales

Everyone reads in different manners and within specific media. Some like certain magazines, others certain sites. The technology and speed make it more important to use varied means to get lessons in front of readers. Such is the case of using "Speak Like a Pirate Day" to highlight the never-forget basics. - Bill



Posted on September 19, 2012 at 7:00pm

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At 7:20am on September 16, 2012, Matt McDowell said…

Hey Bill

At 10:06am on September 15, 2012, Bill Carey said…

Thanks Dave.

At 3:10pm on September 14, 2012, Bill Carey said…

Thanks Bobby.

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Thank you.


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