CFJ Vol. 31.4 (Spring 2017)

Finding Comfort:

(This is part one of a three part series.) Pull out your phone and search the phrase “most stressful jobs.” It is of no surprise

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Fire Dynamics:

With so many environmental and regulatory restrictions concerning live fire training within many communities these days, fire behavior instructors from across the globe are discovering

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From the Editor

Fall is here and with the changing of seasons and finalizing of the year, I always seem to find myself reflecting back on what went

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Givers and Takers

I am pretty sure you have asked yourself this question a few times in your life. Remember the last time you tried to help someone

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HAZWOPER:

Of the plethora of hazardous materials regulations that we learn about in hazmat training and encounter in our hazmat careers, the HAZWOPER Standard is often

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I Am In Need of Sleep

How has everyone been? Getting ready for the summer season and beach weather? The kids — and teachers — are counting down until summer break.

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I Need a Volunteer!

I recently completed my doctoral dissertation in which I researched the motives to join, expectations to continue serving, and satisfaction levels among volunteer firefighters in

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Motor Vehicle Crashes

At my department, as likely in yours, we see considerable amounts of motor vehicle crashes. With some luck these are only fender benders and once

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Myrtle Beach Fire Department

Department Name: Myrtle Beach Fire Department County: Horry Type Department: Career/Paid Structure: Municipal ISO: Class 1 Number of Stations: 6 Number of Apparatus: Pumpers: 7

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Pet Oxygen Kit Project

The Pet Oxygen Kit Project, Inc. is an educational and public safety effort of local volunteers, individually and collectively, who are dedicated to providing pet

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Post Traumatic Stress

Last fall, the Billy Graham Rapid Response Team deployed chaplains to the Party Rock Fire near Lake Lure, North Carolina. Chaplains worked from their Mobile

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The Journey

I have gotten a lot of questions over the past few years about our training and trips to Guatemala to train firefighters and rescue folks.

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