It is up to us to be vigilant when it comes to keeping ourselves safe.
A number of factors can determine just how severe a patient’s financial toxicity is, such as the type of cancer, the course of treatment required, age, race, and income.
One of the most stressful roles in the fire service is being an officer of the first-arriving fire company at a structure fire.
Starting in January 2017, the Wyoming State Fire Marshal began focused effort to increase National Fire Incident Report System (NFIRS) reports from Wyoming fire stations.
The accumulating cortisol shuts down the prefrontal cortex–in other words, critical thinking gets hijacked, resulting in thoughts that tend to be irrational and illogical.
As much as we dislike the duty, we must make sure to write factual, defensible, and accurate reports that clearly describe our actions and provide sufficient detail to stimulate our memory months or even years later.
Before you hit the send button on a social media post, ask yourself if your customers will want this information.
Firefighters draft from the Channel to fight Eastbourne hotel fire.
“When we turned to walk back to the north entrance, it only took us approximately 12 seconds, the smoke was now down within approximately four feet of the floor."
The greatest area we can improve is from our zero-impact time, which is the time from the parking brake to water on the fire.