February 2020 On-Duty Deaths

The total number of firefighters killed while inside a burning structure stands at three at the end of February.

January 2020 On-Duty Deaths

This is the highest January total in six years.

The Roundtable: Chimney Fires

Take a look at the replies to this month's question. Add yours if you wish.

The Future Firefighter Podcast: Becoming a Los Angeles City Firefighter

Host Chris Baker talks LAFD recruitment with City of Los Angeles Fire Department Captain Rick Najera.

The Minimum Standard

By what metric are we measuring success?

The Roundtable: Most Fundamental Fireground Responsibility

See what readers had to say about this month's question.

The Africa Fire Mission

20 firefighters from across the United States and one from Poland came together under overwhelming odds with one purpose and we would all do it again in the blink of an eye.

The Roundtable: 3 Most Important Skill Sets

Opinions from Around the Country Bobby Halton and Bill Carey We are reinitiating the Fire Engineering Roundtable column however it will be...

The Value of Mentorship

Mentorship is how we leave the fire service better for future generations.

Leaders Eat Last

A servant leader needs to look at the goals of their employees as their number one focus.


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