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.

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

AS Firehouse Sees it: Hal Bruno, 1928-2011

AS Firehouse Sees it: Hal Bruno, 1928-2011

Rekindles 12/11

Rekindles 12/11

On The Job Utah

On The Job Utah

The Apparatus Architect

The Apparatus Architect

Marketing ICS: Marketing for Organizational Excellence

Marketing ICS: Marketing for Organizational Excellence

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

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

EMS: A Classic Role Model for Today's Responders

EMS: A Classic Role Model for Today's Responders

Fire History: Dec. 7, 1941: A Day of Infamy And FIRE

Fire History: Dec. 7, 1941: A Day of Infamy And FIRE

The “Search” in Urban Search and Rescue

The “Search” in Urban Search and Rescue

Tech Rescue: From Vision to Reality

Tech Rescue: From Vision to Reality

New Products 12/11

New Products 12/11

Homemade Explosives: Current and Emerging Threats

Homemade Explosives: Current and Emerging Threats

Scuttlebutt 12/11

Scuttlebutt 12/11

Industry News 12/11

Leadership Lessons: The Power of Humility

Leadership Lessons: The Power of Humility

Hot Shots 12/11

Hot Shots 12/11

Fire Politics: A Break From Politics

Fire Politics: A Break From Politics

The Fire Scene: Outside Work

The Fire Scene: Outside Work

Hazmat Studies: Hazmat Response in the Heartland

Hazmat Studies: Hazmat Response in the Heartland

 

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