William Goldfeder

WILLIAM GOLDFEDER, EFO, a Firehouse® contributing editor, has been a firefighter since 1973 and a chief officer since 1982. He is deputy fire chief of the Loveland-Symmes Fire Department in Ohio, an ISO Class 2 and CAAS-accredited department. Goldfeder has served on numerous National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) committees. He is on the board of directors of the International Association of Fire Chiefs (representing the Safety, Health and Survival Section), National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, September 11th Families Association and National Firefighter Near-Miss Reporting System. Goldfeder and Gordon Graham host the free, non-commercial website www.firefighterclosecalls.com. Goldfeder can be contacted at BillyG@Firefighterclosecalls.com. Part one was in the August issue and part two was in the September issue.

An Extreme Close Call With Incredible Heroism - Part 3

An Extreme Close Call With Incredible Heroism - Part 3

Close Calls: An Extreme Close Call With Incredible Heroism - Part 2

Close Calls: An Extreme Close Call With Incredible Heroism - Part 2

An Extreme Close Call With Incredible Heroism - Part 1

An Extreme Close Call With Incredible Heroism - Part 1

Light Smoke Showing, Then Heavy Fire & Major Collapse: Part 4

Light Smoke Showing, Then Heavy Fire & Major Collapse: Part 4

Light Smoke Showing, Then Heavy Fire & Major Collapse: Part 3

Light Smoke Showing, Then Heavy Fire & Major Collapse: Part 3

Light Smoke Showing, Then Heavy Fire & Major Collapse - Part 2

Light Smoke Showing, Then Heavy Fire & Major Collapse - Part 2

Close Calls: Light Smoke Showing, Then Heavy Fire & Major Collapse

Close Calls: Light Smoke Showing, Then Heavy Fire & Major Collapse

Close Calls: The Worst Day Of My Life: Part 2

Close Calls: "The Worst Day Of My Life": Part 2

Close Calls: "The Worst Day Of My Life" ? Part 1

Close Calls: The Worst Day Of My Life – Part 1

Close Calls: "The Worst Day Of My Life" – Part 1

Close Calls: Chief First on Scene: Working Fire, People Trapped - Part 2

Close Calls: Chief First on Scene: Working Fire, People Trapped - Part 2

Close Calls: Chief First on Scene: Working Fire, People Trapped

Close Calls: Chief First on Scene: Working Fire, People Trapped

Fire Captain Struck Minutes After Arrival - Part 2

Fire Captain Struck Minutes After Arrival - Part 2

Close Calls: Fire Captain Struck Minutes After Arrival: Part 1

Close Calls: Fire Captain Struck Minutes After Arrival: Part 1

Close Calls: Firefighters Trapped At Maryland House Fire - Part 3

Close Calls: Firefighters Trapped At Maryland House Fire - Part 3

Goldfeder: When is a Line-of-Duty-Death Not an LODD?

Firefighters Trapped At Maryland House Fire - Part 2

Firefighters Trapped At Maryland House Fire - Part 2

Firefighters Trapped At Maryland House Fire - Part 1

Firefighters Trapped At Maryland House Fire - Part 1

Close Calls: Massive Storm Poses Unique Risks - Part 2

Massive Storm Poses Unique Risks - Part 1

Massive Storm Poses Unique Risks - Part 1

Close Calls: Firefighter Trapped in Marijuana-Grow Fortress - Part 2

Close Calls: Firefighter Trapped in Marijuana-Grow "Fortress" - Part 2

Close Calls:Firefighter Trapped in Marijuana-Grow "Fortress" Part 1

Close Calls: With Nothing Showing Initially... Part 2

Close Calls: With Nothing Showing Initially... Part 2

With Nothing Showing Initially... Part 1

With Nothing Showing Initially... Part 1

 

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