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

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

INDEPENDENT HOSE COMPANY NO. 1

June 23, 2011
From Seagrave Fire Apparatus, LLC.
Fire Politics: Increasing the Fire Department’s Influence

Fire Politics: Increasing the Fire Department’s Influence

LANCASTER, NH, FIRE DEPARTMENT

LANCASTER, NH, FIRE DEPARTMENT

June 23, 2011
From Rosenbauer America

Industry News

BROOKSIDE FIRE COMPANY

BROOKSIDE FIRE COMPANY

June 23, 2011
As Firehouse Sees It: We Will Never Forget

As Firehouse Sees It: We Will Never Forget

CITY OF UNION, SC, FIRE DEPARTMENT

CITY OF UNION, SC, FIRE DEPARTMENT

June 23, 2011
From KME Fire Apparatus
July Forum: 700 MHz Broadband For Mission-Critical Public Safety Data

July Forum: 700 MHz Broadband For Mission-Critical Public Safety Data

LAURENCE HARBOR FIRE DISTRICT

LAURENCE HARBOR FIRE DISTRICT

June 23, 2011
From Toyne, Inc.
Scuttlebutt

Scuttlebutt

ARDSLEY, NY, FIRE DEPARTMENT

ARDSLEY, NY, FIRE DEPARTMENT

June 23, 2011
From Smeal Fire Apparatus
HOT Cognition

HOT Cognition

BUFFALO, NY

BUFFALO, NY

June 23, 2011
On The Job: Florida

On The Job: Florida

HOWARD COUNTY, MD

HOWARD COUNTY, MD

June 23, 2011
From HOWARD COUNTY, MD, Fire Department
On The Job: Maryland

On The Job: Maryland

MONTEREY COUNTY, CA

MONTEREY COUNTY, CA

June 23, 2011
From U.S. Forest Service
 

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