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  • Denis Leary: Reflections on Worcester

    Actor Denis Leary speaks to Firehouse.com about the 10th anniversary of the Worcester Cold Storage Warehouse Fire, which claimed the lives of six firefighters in his hometown of Worcester, Mass. in 1999. One was his cousin and another was a childhood...

    Podcast • December 2nd, 2009

  • Firehouse Central 2009 Preview

     Peter Matthews, editor of Firehouse.com, chats with Program Director Harvey Eisner and Show Manager Mary Velline about Firehouse Central, being held in Atlanta , Oct. 26 - 30, 2009. The two discuss the wide-variety of offerings at this year’s...

    Podcast • September 3rd, 2009

  • A Preview of the 2009 Firehouse Expo

    Firehouse.com Editor Peter Matthews talks with Firehouse Expo Program Director Harvey Eisner and Show Manager Mary Velline about Firehouse Expo, being held in Baltimore, June 21 - 26, 2009. Harvey talks about a variety of news classes being offered...

    Podcast • May 21st, 2009

  • Unit Citation for Fort Worth Engines 3 and 22

    Firehouse.com talks with Fort Worth Fire Department Captain Larry Manasco and Jake Pennell, from Engine 22, about their actions as part of a Firehouse Heroism & Community Service Awards. Engines 3 and 22 were awarded a unit citation for their efforts in...

    Podcast • April 9th, 2009

  • Firehouse World 2009 Conference Preview

    Firehouse.com Editor Peter Matthews talks with Program Director Harvey Eisner and Group Show Manger Mary Velline about Firehouse World, that's to take place in San Diego in February. Mary discusses the addition of EMS at Firehouse World. The new track of...

    Podcast • January 7th, 2009

  • Preview: Worcester Firefighters Survival Seminar & Monument Dedication

    Firehouse.com talks with the Worcester, MA, Fire Department Captain Kevin Maloney and Lieutenant John Daly about the activities planned for the ninth anniversary of the Worcester Cold Storage Warehouse fire that claimed the lives of six firefighters. A...

    Podcast • October 27th, 2008

  • The NFPA's Fire-Safe Cigarette Campaign

    In this segment of the National Fire Protection Association Podcast, we focus on the Fire-Safe Cigarette (FSC) campaign. Already a majority of states have passed FSC legislation to require manufacturers to produce and market only cigarettes that adhere to...

    Podcast • September 25th, 2008

  • Preview of Firehouse Central 2008

    Firehouse.com offers an update on the upcoming Firehouse Central Conference, taking place in Las Vegas, Oct. 13-17. We talk with Program Director Harvey Eisner and Show Manager Mary Velline about the great education and networking opportunities offered at...

    Podcast • September 10th, 2008

  • Fire Codes and the Upcoming Residential Sprinkler Vote

    The National Fire Sprinkler Association presents a panel discussion featuring Chief Billy Goldfeder, Chief Sean Decrane, the Home Safety Council's Meri-K Appy and Jeff Shapiro from the IRC Fire Sprinkler Coalition. The NFSA's Shane Ray moderates the panel...

    Podcast • August 21st, 2008

  • Community Fire Protection: Common Voices with Important Safety Messages

    The National Fire Sprinkler Association is proud to present a panel discussion featuring three Common Voices Coalition advocates, Bonnie Woodruff, Vina Drennan, and Amy Acton. This trio is joined by Chief Ron Siarnicki of the National Fallen...

    Podcast • July 14th, 2008

  • Fire Panel Tackles Issues from Community Fire Protection to Line-of-Duty Deaths

    The National Fire Sprinkler Association is proud to present a panel discussion featuring Chief Alan Brunacini, Chief Dennis Rubin, Chief Sean Decrane, Chief John Buckman, and Bob James with Underwriters Laboratories. NFSAÂ’'s Shane Ray will be the...

    Podcast • June 19th, 2008

  • An Inside Look at Firehouse Expo 2008

    This year, Firehouse Expo will celebrate it's 25th Anniversary in Baltimore, MD. The week-long event, starting July 22, features the best fire service instructors from across America and the largest exhibit floor to date. Hear from Firehouse Expo Program...

    Podcast • June 8th, 2008

  • Preview of the The Charleston Fire Department Memorial Safety & Survival Seminar

    Firehouse.com talks with some of the key players who have organized The Charleston Fire Department Memorial Safety & Survival Seminar slated for April 26-27, 2008 Deputy Chief Robert Cobb from Jersey City, NJ, Fire Department tells us how this seminar...

    Podcast • February 2nd, 2008

  • Preview of Firehouse World 2008

    Firehouse.com talks with Firehouse World 2008 program director Harvey Eisner and Show Manager Mary Velline about the upcoming West Coast conference. Harvey Eisner discusses the top-notch training that's offered over five day, including both hands-on and...

    Podcast • January 6th, 2008

  • Minneapolis Bridge Collapse 911 Audio

    Listen to calls made after the I-35 bridge collapsed in Minneapolis at approximately 6 p.m. on Aug. 1. Audio released by the Minneapolis Emergency Communication Center

    Podcast • August 27th, 2007