Fear of repercussions and shame kept me from sharing my story, but I did not quit. I am no longer ashamed.
When taking responsibility for the outcome--good, bad, or otherwise--own it.
If you don't use their time, someone/something else will
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.