Firehouse

July 2011

A Miami-Dade, FL, Fire Rescue division chief takes up a forward command position to direct operations at a fuel-fed fire at the Miami International Airport aviation fuel tank farm on March 23, 2011. Forty-plus MDFR units worked for more than two hours to gain control of the fire.

Dedication: This issue of Firehouse® is dedicated to Captain James Von Roden, 49, of the Lee, FL, Community Volunteer Fire Department, who died in the line of duty, March 2011; and to Firefighter David Hunsinger Jr., 24, of the Tar Heel, NC, Rural Volunteer Fire Department; Captain Randy Boley, 51, of the Clinton Township Volunteer Fire Department in Shreve, OH; Firefighter Gregory Mack Simmons, 50, of the Eastland, TX, Volunteer Fire Department; and Firefighter Jacob Anthony Carter, 18, of the Becker-Athens Volunteer Fire Department in Becker, MS, who died in the line of duty, April 2011.

Cover by: Eric Baum

Leadership Lessons: Give Them the “Sun”

Leadership Lessons: Give Them the “Sun”

The Fire Scene: What Have You Saved?

The Fire Scene: What Have You Saved?

Fire Technology: Virtual Collaboration: Communities of Practice

Fire Technology: Virtual Collaboration: Communities of Practice

Command Post: Riding the Right-Front Seat – Part 6

Command Post: Riding the Right-Front Seat – Part 6

Firefighter Health & Wellness: Carbon Monoxide: A Silent Hazard

Firefighter Health & Wellness: Carbon Monoxide: A Silent Hazard

University of Extrication: Unframed Tempered Glass

University of Extrication: Unframed Tempered Glass

U.S. ARMY GARRISON HUMPHREYS

U.S. ARMY GARRISON HUMPHREYS

June 23, 2011
From Bullex
BEACHWOOD, OH, FIRE & RESCUE

BEACHWOOD, OH, FIRE & RESCUE

From E-ONE
June 23, 2011
INDEPENDENT HOSE COMPANY NO. 1

INDEPENDENT HOSE COMPANY NO. 1

June 23, 2011
From Seagrave Fire Apparatus, LLC.
LANCASTER, NH, FIRE DEPARTMENT

LANCASTER, NH, FIRE DEPARTMENT

June 23, 2011
From Rosenbauer America
BROOKSIDE FIRE COMPANY

BROOKSIDE FIRE COMPANY

June 23, 2011
CITY OF UNION, SC, FIRE DEPARTMENT

CITY OF UNION, SC, FIRE DEPARTMENT

From KME Fire Apparatus
June 23, 2011
LAURENCE HARBOR FIRE DISTRICT

LAURENCE HARBOR FIRE DISTRICT

June 23, 2011
From Toyne, Inc.
ARDSLEY, NY, FIRE DEPARTMENT

ARDSLEY, NY, FIRE DEPARTMENT

June 23, 2011
From Smeal Fire Apparatus
BUFFALO, NY

BUFFALO, NY

June 23, 2011
HOWARD COUNTY, MD

HOWARD COUNTY, MD

June 23, 2011
From HOWARD COUNTY, MD, Fire Department
MONTEREY COUNTY, CA

MONTEREY COUNTY, CA

June 23, 2011
From U.S. Forest Service
DETROIT, MI

DETROIT, MI

June 23, 2011
Test System Cards

Test System Cards

From MSA Company
Rescue Cutter

Rescue Cutter

From Hurst Jaws of Life
Fire-Rescue Saw

Fire-Rescue Saw

From Cutters Edge
Fire Suppression Kit

Fire Suppression Kit

From Hale Products, Inc.
Apparatus Chassis

Apparatus Chassis

From KME Fire Apparatus
Washer Control

Washer Control

From Continental Girbau, Inc.
FR-x3 Wildland Woven Brush Pant

FR-x3 Wildland Woven Brush Pant

From 5.11 Tactical Series
 

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