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.

Firefighter Lends a Helping “Paw”

Firefighter Lends a Helping “Paw”

December 22, 2011

Outside Work

100 Years Ago

Dec. 7, 1941: A Day of Infamy ...and FIRE

From Vision to Reality

The “Search” in Urban Search and Rescue

The Apparatus Architect

Hazmat in the Heartland

Homemade Explosives: Current and Emerging Threats

On The Job: Utah

On The Job: Utah

“Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire”

A Classic Role Model for Today’s Responders

Marketing for Organizational Excellence

Trainer's Guide: Steering Columns

Trainer's Guide: Steering Columns

The Power of Humility

Carbon Monoxide Detectors & the Law

A “Bad Day” on the Fireground – Part 1

A “Bad Day” on the Fireground – Part 1

A Break From Politics

Hal Bruno, 1928-2011

Hal Bruno, 1928-2011

Forum 12/11

Progress Report: Pennsylvania

Progress Report: Pennsylvania

This Month on Firehouse.com 12/11

Progress Report: Indiana

Progress Report: Indiana

University of Extrication: Steering Columns

University of Extrication: Steering Columns

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

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

 

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