Firehouse

November 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.

Cover by: Dennis Walus

Safety & Survival: Risk Assessment of Fireground Hazards

Safety & Survival: Risk Assessment of Fireground Hazards

Close Calls: Log Impales Ambulance Cab

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As Firehouse Sees It: Truckin’

As Firehouse Sees It: Truckin’

Manufacturers Roundtable: Apparatus

Manufacturers Roundtable: Apparatus

Tools & Technologies: Low-End Torque

Tools & Technologies: Low-End Torque

September Line-of-Duty Deaths

Higher Education: Why College?

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Marketing ICS: Strategic Thinking for Marketing the Fire Service

Marketing ICS: Strategic Thinking for Marketing the Fire Service

On The Job Pennsylvania

On The Job Pennsylvania

Industry News 11/11

Lightweight Commercial Construction

Lightweight Commercial Construction

Horton Model 453 Type III Ambulance

Horton Model 453 Type III Ambulance

HME REDFOX

HME REDFOX

From HME, Inc. - Ahrens Fox
Freightliner/Crimson Pumper

Freightliner/Crimson Pumper

From Freightliner Trucks
CJ Series Rescue Pumper

CJ Series Rescue Pumper

From Fouts Bros. Fire Equipment
4 Guys Pumper-Tanker

4 Guys Pumper-Tanker

From 4 Guys Fire Trucks
Ford F350 Response Vehicle

Ford F350 Response Vehicle

From Ford Motor Media
Firovac Vacuum Tanker

Firovac Vacuum Tanker

Firematic Brush Rapid Attack Truck (BRAT)

Firematic Brush Rapid Attack Truck (BRAT)

From Firematic Manufacturing, Inc.
Fire Equipment Services Light-and-Air Unit

Fire Equipment Services Light-and-Air Unit

From Fire Equipment Services
Ferrara MVP Custom Rescue Pumper

Ferrara MVP Custom Rescue Pumper

From Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc.
Extendo Bed

Extendo Bed

From Extendo Bed Co., Inc.
E-ONE Typhoon Pumper

E-ONE Typhoon Pumper

From E-ONE
Darley Pumper

Darley Pumper

From eDarley
AquaVantage Fire Suppression System

AquaVantage Fire Suppression System

From Danko Emer. Equip. Co.
 

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