Firehouse

Mar 2014

A four-alarm fire in a dollar store forced the evacuation of 200 residents from an attached exposure in Yonkers, NY, on Dec. 26, 2013. Seven firefighters were injured in the six-hour battle.

Dedication: This month’s Firehouse® is dedicated to Fire Police Lieutenant David Lidke, 51, of Hightstown, NJ, Engine Company 1; and Volunteer Jeffrey Lee Fields, 51, of the Youngsville, NC, Volunteer Fire Department, who died in the line of duty, December 2013; and to Firefighter Cosmo Paris, 59, of the Cliffside Park, NJ, Fire Department; Firefighter Christ Swan, 57, of the Lockheed Martin Aeronautical Fire Department in Marietta, GA; and Firefighter/EMT James Brooks, 62, of the Prince George’s County, MD, Fire/EMS Department, who died in the line of duty, January 2014.

Cover by: Cover photo by Mike Messar

The Fire Scene: After-Action Reports: Analyzing Your Performance

The Fire Scene: After-Action Reports: Analyzing Your Performance

Fire Law: Firehouse Bullying: How to Recognize Trouble

University of Extrication: FMVSS 226 Ejection Mitigation Standard

University of Extrication: FMVSS 226 "Ejection Mitigation" Standard

Hot Shots 3/14

Hot Shots 3/14

EMS: Do We Kill Our Patients?

New Products 3/14

New Products 3/14

Fire Politics: Political Support Is Essential To the Fire Service

On The Job Washington State: Four-Alarm Fire Heavily Damages Spokane Complex

On The Job Washington State: Four-Alarm Fire Heavily Damages Spokane Complex

Industry News 3/14

As Firehouse Sees It: "The Tradition Continues": FDNY Captain Dan Tracy, RIP

Technical Rescue: Assignment: KOSOVO: Part 1

Technical Rescue: Assignment: KOSOVO: Part 1

Scuttlebutt 3/14

Scuttlebutt 3/14

Line-of-Duty Deaths (LODDs) 3/2014

Rekindles 3/14

Rekindles 3/14

Thermal Imaging: Come to Your Senses: Why the TI Is Essential

Close Calls: The Worst Day Of My Life: Part 2

Close Calls: "The Worst Day Of My Life": Part 2

Hazmat Studies: Meet Kentucky's All-Volunteer Somerset/Pulaski County SRT

Hazmat Studies: Meet Kentucky's All-Volunteer Somerset/Pulaski County SRT

Fireground Operations: CAFS for Structural Firefighting: 5 Best Practices

Fireground Operations: CAFS for Structural Firefighting: 5 Best Practices

Wildland Fires: Early Fire Season For Southern California

Wildland Fires: Early Fire Season For Southern California

Fire Safety Education: Fire in My Home: Now I Know How It Feels

Fire Safety Education: "Fire in My Home": Now I Know How It Feels

Firehouse Insider March 2014

Cover Story: Four-alarm fire forces 200 from homes

Cover Story: Four-alarm fire forces 200 from homes

For the Record 3/14

Fire Dispatch: Controlling PSAP Manager Stress

Combination Fire Department 2013 Run Survey

Combination Fire Department 2013 Run Survey

 

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