Firehouse

October 2011

A firefighter from Engine 39 operates at a well-involved garage fire in the Valley Glen section of the San Fernando Valley in Los Angeles, CA. The fire occurred on Feb. 16, 2011.

Dedication: This month's Firehouse® is dedicated to Lieutenant Ronald Dwane Ruprecht, 51, of the Stone Lake, WI, Fire Department; Acting Battalion Chief Garet Rasmussen, 38, of Chelan County Fire District 1 in Wenatchee, WA, Fire Department; Firefighter Scott Davis, 40, of the Muncie, IN, Fire Department; and Assistant Chief Robin Erlic West, 55, of the Startex Fire Department in Wellford, SC, who died in the line of duty, June 2011.

Cover by: Mike Meadows

Leadership Lessons: Using Your Core Values to Evaluate Behavior

Leadership Lessons: Using Your Core Values to Evaluate Behavior

The Fire Scene: The Second Line

The Fire Scene: The Second Line

Fire Law: Can a Homeowner Just Say No?

Fire Law: Can a Homeowner Just Say No?

University of Extrication: Jammed Door Forcible Opening – Part 2

University of Extrication: Jammed Door Forcible Opening – Part 2

Hot Shots 10/11

Hot Shots 10/11

EMS: The 70-20-10 Rule

EMS: The 70-20-10 Rule

New Products 10/11

New Products 10/11

Product Showcase: 10/11

Product Showcase: 10/11

Firewire: August Line-of-Duty Deaths

Fire Politics: Can Civil Grand Juries Double as Political Tools?

Fire Politics: Can Civil Grand Juries Double as Political Tools?

On The Job: New Mexico

On The Job: New Mexico

Industry News 10/11

As Firehouse Sees It: “We Didn’t Need an Invitation The First Time”

As Firehouse Sees It: “We Didn’t Need an Invitation The First Time”

Tools & Technologies: Searching for Answers

Tools & Technologies: Searching for Answers

Forum 10/11

Scuttlebutt 10/11

Scuttlebutt 10/11

Rekindles 10/11

Rekindles 10/11

The Future of Thermal Imaging

The Future of Thermal Imaging

Close Calls: Firefighter Through the Floor in Heavy Fire

Close Calls: Firefighter Through the Floor in Heavy Fire

Chief Concerns: The Dozen That Make a Difference

Chief Concerns: The Dozen That Make a Difference

Volunteer sidebar: Hillcrest

Volunteer sidebar: Hillcrest

Marketing ICS: Reputation Equity

Marketing ICS: Reputation Equity

INCIDENT REPORT: Earthquake Rocks Virginia

INCIDENT REPORT: Earthquake Rocks Virginia

Effective Chief Fire Officer Behaviors

Effective Chief Fire Officer Behaviors

Volunteer Leadership: Mission First, People Always

 

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