Firehouse

May 2011

Firefighters from FDNY Ladder 48 removed a woman and a handicapped man from an apartment above the fire in an occupied multiple dwelling. The fast-moving, five-alarm blaze spread to adjacent exposures. The fire occurred in the Hunts Point section of the Bronx on March 9, 2011.

Dedication: This month's Firehouse® is dedicated to Battalion Chief Steven F. Auch, 56, of the Indianapolis, IN, Fire Department; Firefighter Daniel C. Dare, 52, of the Avon, IL, Fire Protection District; Chief Richard Leo Barbour, 55, of Wilson's Mills Fire and Rescue in Smithfield, NC; Airman First Class Derek Kozorosky of Kadena Air Base in Japan; and Firefighter Joshua Wilkes, 26, of the Unity Fire Department in Guntown, MS, who died in the line of duty, February 2011.

Cover by: Mike O’Keefe

Integrated Tactical Accountability “Engine 54, Where Are You?”

Integrated Tactical Accountability “Engine 54, Where Are You?”

The Multi-Tasking Myth

The Apparatus Architect

The Apparatus Architect

Where’s the Chief?

Social Media and Public Safety

Hot Spots on the Web

A Firefighter’s Right to Remain Silent

A Firefighter’s Right to Remain Silent

Connecticut Video Creates Controversy

The Leader’s Dilemma

Three Simple Ideas to a Healthier Fire Service

Three Simple Ideas to a Healthier Fire Service

Effective Fire Prevention: A Key to Reducing Firefighter Death and Injury

Effective Fire Prevention: A Key to Reducing Firefighter Death and Injury

Kentucky Fire Officer Suffers Sudden Cardiac Death During Physical Fitness Training

The Rebirth of the Rapid Ascent Team: Part 2

The Rebirth of the Rapid Ascent Team: Part 2

Trainer’s Guide

The Rapid Intervention Reality of Your Fire Department

OCEAN VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY

OCEAN VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY

March 25, 2011
From E-ONE
ROANOKE, VA, FIRE-EMS

ROANOKE, VA, FIRE-EMS

March 25, 2011
From Bullex
THE ENGLISHTOWN, NJ, FIRE DEPARTMENT

THE ENGLISHTOWN, NJ, FIRE DEPARTMENT

March 25, 2011
From Spartan ERV (Emergency Response Vehicles)
THE NAPANOCH, NY, FIRE DISTRICT

THE NAPANOCH, NY, FIRE DISTRICT

March 25, 2011
From KME Fire Apparatus
THE PALMYRA, MO, VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT

THE PALMYRA, MO, VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT

March 25, 2011
From Danko Emer. Equip. Co.
THE MATTAWAN, MI, VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT

THE MATTAWAN, MI, VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT

March 25, 2011
From Midwest Fire
Broomall, PA, Fire Company

Broomall, PA, Fire Company

March 25, 2011
From 4 Guys Fire Trucks
City of Burlington, NJ Fire Department

City of Burlington, NJ Fire Department

From Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc.
March 25, 2011
Oceanside, NY

Oceanside, NY

March 25, 2011
From Oceanside Fire Department
Detroit, MI

Detroit, MI

March 25, 2011
From Detroit Fire Department
 

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