Ed Ballam

Ed Ballam is the industry and products associate editor for Firehouse, a captain with the Haverhill Corner, N.H. Fire Department, and a National Registered EMT. He is also a Deputy Forest Fire Warden for the New Hampshire Division of Forests and Lands. Professionally, he's been a journalist for over 30 years working for a variety of publications, including employment as managing editor of a national fire service trade journal for more than a decade.

Firehouse World: Science Needs to Be Incorporated in Modern Firefighting

Firehouse World: Science Needs to Be Incorporated in Modern Firefighting

January 26, 2015
Transition in Ambulance Standards Can Be Confusing

Transition in Ambulance Standards Can Be Confusing

January 25, 2015
Aerial Operator Training Can Help Eliminate Firefighter Injuries

Aerial Operator Training Can Help Eliminate Firefighter Injuries

January 23, 2015

Firefighters Shouldn't Fear Apparatus Data Recorders

January 22, 2015

Apparatus Drivers, Operators Need Constant Training

January 21, 2015

Picking the Right Foam System For The Job

January 20, 2015

Commercial Cabs Can Be an Affordable Alternative For Apparatus

January 20, 2015

Tips on Politics of Buying New Rigs Shared at FDSOA Conference

January 19, 2015
FDSOA's 27th  Apparatus Symposium Opens in Orlando

FDSOA's 27th Apparatus Symposium Opens in Orlando

January 19, 2015
Ballam: Smeal Reaches For The Top With New Products, Management

Ballam: Smeal Reaches For The Top With New Products, Management

Smeal Hosts Fire Apparatus Product, Technology Showcase

Smeal Hosts Fire Apparatus Product, Technology Showcase

November 14, 2014

2014 AFG Grant Program Opens

November 6, 2014
Innovative Rigs on The Street: Masonville, N.Y.  CAFS Pumper

Innovative Rigs on The Street: Masonville, N.Y. CAFS Pumper

Bruce Bowling, Founding Team Member of Firehouse, Dies

Bruce Bowling, Founding Team Member of Firehouse, Dies

October 23, 2014
Ballam: American LaFrance Assets Picked Like a Turkey Carcass

Ballam: American LaFrance Assets Picked Like a Turkey Carcass

Ballam: Show Me Yours And I'll Show You Mine

Ballam: Show Me Yours And I'll Show You Mine

Innovative Rigs on The Street: Grand Rapids, Minn., A Three-Year Project

Innovative Rigs on The Street: Grand Rapids, Minn., A Three-Year Project

Ballam: Vt. Businessman Finds Niche in Keeping Chimneys Clean

Ballam: Vt. Businessman Finds Niche in Keeping Chimneys Clean

Ballam: The 'Velcro Club' Is Active in The Fire Service Industry

Ballam: The 'Velcro Club' Is Active in The Fire Service Industry

Pa. Town Backs Off Apparatus Use Restriction Quest

Pa. Town Backs Off Apparatus Use Restriction Quest

September 12, 2014

Pa. Town Seeks to Restrict Apparatus Use For 'Personal Gain'

September 9, 2014
Ballam: Manufacturers' Recalls Are Just Part of Life in The Fire Service

Ballam: Manufacturers' Recalls Are Just Part of Life in The Fire Service

 

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