Firehouse

December 2011

On May 27, 2011, the Warren, MI, Fire Department responded to a report of a garage on fire. On arrival, the Engine 3 officer reported a fully involved residential garage with fire extending to a two-story, single-family dwelling. Two lines were stretched and the fire was controlled in 20 minutes. Engines 3 and 1, Truck 1, Rescue 4, Squad 3 and Battalion Chief 3 responded.

Dedication: This month’s Firehouse® is dedicated to Forest Rangers Josh Burch, 31, and Brett Fulton, 52, of the Suwannee Forestry Center, Florida Division of Forestry, in Lake City, FL; Firefighter Chris Pham, 35, of Dallas, TX, Fire-Rescue; and Fire Chief Matt Hadaller, 47, of Lewis County Fire District 3 in Mossyrock, WA, who died in the line of duty, June 2011; and to Firefighter III Harold Gregory Gibson, 53, of Fulton County, GA, Fire Rescue; Firefighter Walter E. Hauser, 62, of the Rochester, NY, Fire Department; and Firefighter Caleb N. Hamm, 23, of the Department of Interior Bureau of Land Management, Bonneville Hotshots, in Salt Lake City, UT, who died in the line of duty, July 2011.

Leadership Lessons: The Power of Humility

Leadership Lessons: The Power of Humility

The Fire Scene: Outside Work

The Fire Scene: Outside Work

Fire Law: Carbon Monoxide Detectors & the Law

Command Post: Riding the Right-Front Seat – Part 8

Command Post: Riding the Right-Front Seat – Part 8

University of Extrication: Steering Columns

University of Extrication: Steering Columns

Hot Shots 12/11

Hot Shots 12/11

EMS: A Classic Role Model for Today's Responders

EMS: A Classic Role Model for Today's Responders

New Products 12/11

New Products 12/11

Fire Politics: A Break From Politics

Fire Politics: A Break From Politics

On The Job Utah

On The Job Utah

Industry News 12/11

This Month on Firehouse.com 12/11

AS Firehouse Sees it: Hal Bruno, 1928-2011

AS Firehouse Sees it: Hal Bruno, 1928-2011

Tech Rescue: From Vision to Reality

Tech Rescue: From Vision to Reality

The “Search” in Urban Search and Rescue

The “Search” in Urban Search and Rescue

Forum 12/11

Fire Studies: Overhauling and Salvage – Part 1

Fire Studies: Overhauling and Salvage – Part 1

Scuttlebutt 12/11

Scuttlebutt 12/11

Rekindles 12/11

Rekindles 12/11

Thermal Imaging Training: “Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire”

Thermal Imaging Training: “Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire”

Close Calls: A Bad Day on the Fireground – Part 1

Close Calls: A "Bad Day" on the Fireground – Part 1

Progress Report: Pennsylvania

Progress Report: Pennsylvania

Progress Report: Indiana

Progress Report: Indiana

Homemade Explosives: Current and Emerging Threats

Homemade Explosives: Current and Emerging Threats

Hazmat Studies: Hazmat Response in the Heartland

Hazmat Studies: Hazmat Response in the Heartland

 

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