Firehouse

November 2010

Firefighters from Livonia, MI, responded to assist at a general-alarm fire in a three-story garden complex in Farmington Hills. The mid-morning fire occurred on April 28, 2010. Occupants of 17 of the 20 apartments in the building were displaced.

Dedication: This issue of Firehouse® is dedicated to Captain David Irr, 48, of the Yuma, AZ, Rural/Metro Fire Department; Firefighter John Glaser, 33, of the Shawnee, KS, Fire Department; Lieutenant David Curlin, 40, of the Pine Bluff, AR, Fire Department; Firefighter Kurt Meusel, 25, of the Scales Mound, IL, Fire Department; and Firefighter Donald A. Schneider Jr., 63, of the Belleville, WI, Fire Department, who died in the line of duty, May 2010.

Cover by: Bill Grimshaw

The Apparatus Architect

The Apparatus Architect

The Station Nightclub Fire

The Station Nightclub Fire

A Nightclub, A Fire...And a Generation Vanishes

A Nightclub, A Fire...And a Generation Vanishes

Response Times: Are They Real?

Recession Taking a Toll on the Fire Service

Health and Safety: Keeping a Balance in the Fire Service

Sometimes You Win, Sometimes You Lose

Technology Aids Apparatus Backing

Technology Aids Apparatus Backing

Crew Size Does Matter

Children Reported Trapped in a House — Part 1

Children Reported Trapped in a House — Part 1

Hung Up in the Process

Electric Vehicles: Part 4

Electric Vehicles: Part 4

100 Years Ago

Specifying an Unpainted Body?

Specifying an Unpainted Body?

Higher Education In the Southeast

On The Job: North Carolina

On The Job: North Carolina

Broadband for Public Safety

Broadband for Public Safety

Achieving Integration

Achieving Integration

Lessons from the Past

Lessons from the Past

 

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