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Important Information For the Grant Writer

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Several Items Concerning Rescue

I recently returned from the 60th Annual Conventi... More >>

HCN and CO in Fire Fighting and EMS

It isn’t just Carbon Monoxide (CO) we need to wor... More >>

Metropolitan Medical Response System

The Metropolitan Medical Response System (MMRS) t... More >>

Hazmat Team Leadership and Management: Keeping the Torch Lit and Eventually Passing it On

While pondering our next topic of conversation, I... More >>

Challenging Pediatric Dogma — A Human Factors Engineering Win

As a Nobel Prize winning scientist, Daniel Kahnem... More >>

Training for Active Killer Situations

The Department of Defense has done an amazing job... More >>

Improving Prehospital Care of Athletes

There are many athletic events that EMS may be st... More >>

Using PIO During Active Shooter an Incident

Last issue we learned, from Tracy Caulder, about ... More >>

The Training Officer and Using Scenarios in Rescue Training

In our training as rescuers we go through classes... More >>

Fire Dynamics: Small Scale Modeling Burns

With so many environmental and regulatory restric... More >>

Finding Your Balance as a Volunteer

Many of us began serving our communities first as... More >>

The Rescue Task Force Concept: Training, Equipment and Deployment

As active killer incidents become more and more p... More >>

Cultural Brainwashing A Fire/EMS Service Tradition?

According to Merriam-Webster dictionary the defin... More >>

Good Products IMPROVED

Sometimes, I see things that are improved upon an... More >>

Key Considerations for Today’s Fire Station Architecture and Construction

With recent civil unrest and acts of terrorism on... More >>

Heavy Vehicle BUS Rescue

As I write this article we are preparing for a mi... More >>

FIREFIGHTER FIT Risk of Sudden Cardiac Events and the Role of Fitness in Prevention

Firefighters are required to perform a complex se... More >>

Talk With Your Significant Other, Not to Them!

Hope everyone had a great summer.  I know my fami... More >>

Rescue Tools

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