Firehouse

April 2010

A three-alarm fire ripped through the Heritage Park Visitors Center in Worcester, MA, on March 22, 2010.

Dedication: This issue of Firehouse® is dedicated to Captain Urban A. Eck, 51, of the Wichita, KS, Fire Department; Firefighter/Past Chief Leroy Kemp, 85, of the Tioga Center, NY, Fire Department; Firefighter Jerry Thompson, 55, of the Linwood Volunteer Fire Department in Union, MS; and Lieutenant Joseph Mack McCafferty, 59, of the Lancaster, OH, Fire Department, who died in the line of duty, January 2010.

Cover by: Scott LaPrade

The Apparatus Architect

3-Alarm Fire Damages Indiana Courthouse

On The Job: INDIANAPOLIS

Accessorizing Your Thermal Imager

Fitness Success for Firefighters

Dispatch Times: Regulations Versus Reality

Hood Forcible Entry

Cancer and the Fire Service

Hepatitis C Vaccine Is Close

"Routine" Gas Leak Results in Major Explosion

Informed Fire Service Professionals

The Proof Is in the Pudding

100 Years Ago

Rule 8: Do the Tough Stuff First

Reiterating Your Fire Prevention Messages

Why Would a Firefighter Need A College Education to "Pull Hose"?

Class A Foam and CAFS Briefing: Structural Firefighting

RESIDENTIAL SEARCH: Complacency & Priorities

After-Action Review: Fire in a Residential High-Rise

Kitchen Hood and Duct Fires In High-Rise Buildings

On The Job: NEW JERSEY

Truss Truce: Part 2

What It Means to Be An Exceptional Leader

Working Together

 

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