Truck Co Operations

NIOSH LODD Report: Colorado Firefighter Falls Through Roof


Truck 8 engineer stepped onto a translucent corrugated roof panel, which cracked under his weight.

September 1916 Fires

09/01/2016 Paul Hashagen looks at fires that occurred 100 years ago, in September 1916.

Fighting Fire on the Roof


Greg Jakubowski looks at commercial building metal deck roof fires.

Roll-Down Security Gates, Part 3


Paul DeBartolomeo looks at cutting-roll down gates in part three of this three part series.

Roll-Down Security Gates, Part 2

07/01/2016 Paul DeBartolomeo looks at common security feature in part two of this three part series.

High Rise, Big Water, Part 1

05/01/2016 Paul Shapiro looks at high-flow tandem pump operations for high-rise fire protection systems.

First Due Response to Auto Accidents

05/01/2016 Greg Jakubowski looks at companies that are first due on extrications—what to do and how to get started.

May 1916 Fires

05/01/2016 Paul Hashagen looks at fires that occurred 100 years ago, in May 1916.

A Small Line with a Big Punch

04/01/2016 Paul Shapiro looks at the large flow handline flow concept with a different twist to it - using 1¾-inch high-performance attack hose for the high flow handline for the purpose of making this big hit line easier to deploy.

April 1916 Fires

04/01/2016 Paul Hashagen looks at fires that occurred 100 years ago, in April 1916.

Engine Operations in Multiple Dwellings

04/01/2016 Mike Kirby and Tom Lakamp offer tactics for conducting engine company operations in multiple dwellings on fire.

Are You Prepared To Handle More Than The “Routine” Incident?


March 1916 Fires

03/01/2016 Paul Hashagen looks at fires that occurred 100 years ago, in March 1916.

Cross Country Support

03/01/2016 The United States will provide support to Ukraine for implementation of reform in field of firefighting.

Funeral Guidelines

02/01/2016 Strategies for properly honoring fallen brothers.

Engine Company Cold Weather Operations

02/01/2016 Mike Kirby and Tom Lakamp offer strategies for overcoming the impact of cold weather on firefighting operations.

February 1916 Fires

02/01/2016 Paul Hashagen looks at fires that occurred 100 years ago, in February 1916.

Public Safety Diving

01/06/2016 Keeping divers safe in manmade fish habitats

Roll-Down Security Gates, Part 1

01/01/2016 Paul DeBartolomeo looks the different styles and types of gates in part one of this three part series.

Operational Guidance

01/01/2016 The National Operational Guidance Programme was created in the United Kingdom in 2012. Catherine Levin looks at the ways that, once the program is completed in 2018, it will develop a national guidance for the fire service.


Volume 12, Issue 5

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