When firefighters are empowered, members are focused on the goals of the organization instead of fighting internal battles.
Much of a department’s success in retaining members relies on the culture.
50 percent of Wyoming fire fatalities have been in homes using home medical oxygen.
It’s great to know you have some experience under your belt and you might even have some knowledge to offer the new rookies, right?
The type of attack will also be based on existing response protocols, scene assessment, and support available. They're all tied together. Forget one and your attack becomes haphazard and ineffective.
When you work with the media and help them to do their job, they will in turn help you to do your job.
We, as educators of our craft, need to reach a broad range of students with different learning styles.
Firefighters are the jack of all trades and the master of them all! That doesn’t happen by accident.
Some of the strongest leaders among us have pushed it right to the edge, and some have even gotten kicked off the team.
Fire departments tend to try and be proactive in many disciplines in the response to fire, medical, hazardous materials, and technical rescue scenarios but still need a focal point to plan ahead.