Firehouse

August 2012

On June 6, 2012, FDNY fireboat The Bravest escorts the Space Shuttle Enterprise past 1 World Trade Center to its new permanent home on the deck of the retired aircraft carrier USS Intrepid.

Dedication: This month’s Firehouse® is dedicated to Fire Chief Kenny Fox, 39, of Decatur County, TN, Volunteer Fire Department Station 3; Lieutenant Robert Neary, 60, and Firefighter Daniel Sweeney, 25 of the Philadelphia, PA, Fire Department; Captain John C. Winkelman, 54, of the Huntley, IL, Fire Protection District; and Fire Chief John Earl Wilkinson Jr., 44, of the Lake Dreamland Fire Department in Louisville, KY, who died in the line of duty, April 2012.

Cover by: Cover photo by Butch Moran

Know Your Crew, Part 1: We're Not All the Same

VES: Ventilate, Enter & Search

VES: Ventilate, Enter & Search

Thermal Imaging Camera Use for Patient Accountability

Thermal Imaging Camera Use for Patient Accountability

New Deliveries 8/12

New Deliveries 8/12

Hot Shots 8/12

Hot Shots 8/12

Count Your Blessings!

Count Your Blessings!

New Products 8/12

New Products 8/12

How Community Involvement Pays Off

How Community Involvement Pays Off

3-Alarm Fire Damages 170-Year-Old Church in Somers

3-Alarm Fire Damages 170-Year-Old Church in Somers

Industry News 8/12

As Firehouse Sees It: Staying Alive and Improving Firefighter Safety for Most

As Firehouse Sees It: Staying Alive and Improving Firefighter Safety for Most

Speak Up 8/12: The Public Side of Public Safety

Fire Studies: Command Presence

Fire Studies: Command Presence

Scuttlebutt 8/12

Scuttlebutt 8/12

Rekindles 8/12

Rekindles 8/12

Intrinsic Safety & Thermal Imaging

Firefighter Trapped: Water/Dive Rescue Emergency

Firefighter Trapped: Water/Dive Rescue Emergency

Community & Technical Colleges

Community & Technical Colleges

Progress Report: A Northbrook Train Derailment – Again

Progress Report: A Northbrook Train Derailment – Again

Guest Commentary: People Reported Trapped!

Guest Commentary: "People Reported Trapped!"

FIRE CHIEF ERIC C. TADE Denver, CO, Fire Department

FIRE CHIEF ERIC C. TADE Denver, CO, Fire Department

Fire Prevention Week 2012: It's Time to Get Ready

Fire Prevention Week 2012: It's Time to Get Ready

COVER STORY: Space Shuttle Enterprise gets an Escort

COVER STORY: Space Shuttle Enterprise gets an Escort

20 Tough Questions For the Fire Chief: Are You Prepared To Answer Them? Question 4

20 Tough Questions For the Fire Chief: Are You Prepared To Answer Them? Question 4

For the Record 8/12

 

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