Firehouse

May 2013

Five firefighters were injured in a backdraft during a five-alarm fire in Harrison, NJ, on March 10, 2013. Eventually, five ladder pipes were used as apparatus responded from three counties.

Dedication: This month’s Firehouse® is dedicated to Firefighter Nate Fruin, 22, of the Mattawan, MI, Fire District, who died in the line of duty, February 2013; and to Fire Chief Scott Morrison, 45, of the Knotts Island, NC, Volunteer Fire Department; Firefighter Cadet Donald Mize, 62, of the League City, TX, Volunteer Fire Department; and Firefighter Engineer Lonnie Nutt, 49, of the Marietta, GA, Fire Department, who died in the line of duty, March 2013.

Cover by: Cover photo by Ed Gray

Command Post: Riding the Right-Front Seat: Set a Course for Success

Command Post: Riding the Right-Front Seat: Set a Course for Success

Rekindles 5/13

Rekindles 5/13

Line-of-Duty Deaths 5/13

Hot Shots 5/2013

Hot Shots 5/2013

Scuttlebutt 5/13

Scuttlebutt 5/13

For the Record 5/13

For the Record 5/13

In their Sights

In their Sights

Fire Chiefs Address Our Biggest Challenges

Fire Chiefs Address Our Biggest Challenges

Interpreting Images: What Are You Looking At?

Interpreting Images: What Are You Looking At?

Multiple-Alarm Fire Destroys White Township Printing Plant

Multiple-Alarm Fire Destroys White Township Printing Plant

20 Tough Questions For the Fire Chief: Are You Prepared To Answer Them? - Question 13

20 Tough Questions For the Fire Chief: Are You Prepared To Answer Them? - Question 13

Android to the Rescue

Android to the Rescue

Hazmat Studies: Fire and Police Combine For Hazmat Responses - Part 1

Hazmat Studies: Fire and Police Combine For Hazmat Responses - Part 1

Highways - What Kills Us!

Highways - What Kills Us!

Fireground Setup Time

The Power Saw: Working Safely & Effectively

The Power Saw: Working Safely & Effectively

The Technical Aspects Of Smoke Alarms

The Technical Aspects Of Smoke Alarms

Adapting New Technology In Rural Firefighting Operations

Adapting New Technology In Rural Firefighting Operations

The 4 Phases Of the Stretch: Phase 1

The 4 Phases Of the Stretch: Phase 1

Massive Storm Poses Unique Risks - Part 1

Massive Storm Poses Unique Risks - Part 1

Industry News 5/13

New Products 5/13

New Products 5/13

New Deliveries 5/13

New Deliveries 5/13

Proactive Decision-Making At a Structure Fire

Proactive Decision-Making At a Structure Fire

 

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