Firehouse

July 2012

Two firefighters were killed and three others were injured when a wall collapsed while they were operating in an exposure at a five-alarm fire that ripped through a vacant warehouse in Philadelphia, PA, on April 9, 2012.

Dedication: This month’s Firehouse® is dedicated to Captain Donald L. Jones, 56, of the Jacksonville, AR, Fire Department; Firefighter Jonathan D. Myers, 54, of Norfolk, VA, Fire-Rescue; and Firefighter Edward Richard Bernosky, 79, of the Adena, OH, Volunteer Fire Company, who died in the line of duty, March 2012; and to Captain David Bailey, 50, of the Los Angeles County, CA, Fire Department and Captain John Colbert, 60, of the Birchwood, WI, Fire Department, who died in the line of duty, April 2012.

Cover by: Cover photo by Ron Trout

2011 National Run Survey: Part 2

Creating Consistency For Higher Performance

Marketing Your Fire Department

Marketing Your Fire Department

PROGRESS REPORT: SOUTH CAROLINA

PROGRESS REPORT: SOUTH CAROLINA

Firefronts 3/12

Firefronts 3/12

The Active Shooter: A Special Challenge

Speak Up: The Unique Role of the Fire Service Public Information Officer

Speak Up: The Unique Role of the Fire Service Public Information Officer

New Products 7/12

New Products 7/12

Scuttlebutt 7/12

Scuttlebutt 7/12

For the Record 7/12

For the Record 7/12

Progress Report: New York

Progress Report: New York

Doing the Right Thing: Brotherhood & Sisterhood

Doing the Right Thing: Brotherhood & Sisterhood

The Budget Debates Continue

The Budget Debates Continue

Firefighter trapped in Dive Team Emergency

Firefighter trapped in Dive Team Emergency

Seatbelt Restraint Systems – Part 1

Seatbelt Restraint Systems – Part 1

Don't Forget About Maintenance

FIRE CHIEF MIKE MYERS Las Vegas, NV, Fire & Rescue Department

FIRE CHIEF MIKE MYERS Las Vegas, NV, Fire & Rescue Department

20 Tough Questions For the Fire Chief: Are You Prepared To Answer Them? Question 3

20 Tough Questions For the Fire Chief: Are You Prepared To Answer Them? Question 3

What's Wrong With This Picture?

What's Wrong With This Picture?

Riding the Right-Front Seat: What It Takes to Succeed

Riding the Right-Front Seat: What It Takes to Succeed

Rekindles 7/12

Training Idea: Building Familiarity

Training Idea: Building Familiarity

New Deliveries 7/12

New Deliveries 7/12

Fire Destroys Jamestown Commercial Building

Fire Destroys Jamestown Commercial Building

Handling Information At Emergency Incidents

Handling Information At Emergency Incidents

 

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