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

Training Idea: Building Familiarity

Training Idea: Building Familiarity

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

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

Seatbelt Restraint Systems – Part 1

Seatbelt Restraint Systems – Part 1

New Deliveries 7/12

New Deliveries 7/12

Hot Shots 7/12

Hot Shots 7/12

The Active Shooter: A Special Challenge

New Products 7/12

New Products 7/12

The Budget Debates Continue

The Budget Debates Continue

Fire Destroys Jamestown Commercial Building

Fire Destroys Jamestown Commercial Building

Fire Destroys Historic Hotel in Punxsutawney

Fire Destroys Historic Hotel in Punxsutawney

Industry News 7/12

Doing the Right Thing: Brotherhood & Sisterhood

Doing the Right Thing: Brotherhood & Sisterhood

TECH RESCUE: NJ Technical Rescue Team Pulls Injured Man from Shaft

TECH RESCUE: NJ Technical Rescue Team Pulls Injured Man from Shaft

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

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

Scuttlebutt 7/12

Scuttlebutt 7/12

Rekindles 7/12

Don't Forget About Maintenance

Firefighter trapped in Dive Team Emergency

Firefighter trapped in Dive Team Emergency

PROGRESS REPORT: SOUTH CAROLINA

PROGRESS REPORT: SOUTH CAROLINA

Progress Report: New York

Progress Report: New York

Hazmat Response In The Bluegrass Region

Hazmat Response In The Bluegrass Region

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

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

 

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