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From Tactical to Practical: The Fire Investigation Team at High-Rise Fires

July 19, 2021 | 1 PM EDT: This webcast highlights the important functions of the Fire Investigation Team (FIT) during the first few crucial minutes of a high-rise incident, which will undoubtedly set the tone for the entire incident. The FIT becomes the incident commander’s (IC’s) “eyes and ears.” The instructor walks you through the front door of a high-rise building and methodically works your way up to the fire floor.

Making the Grab

This call proved that having the right resources and training can make all the difference.

Live Fire Training in Jeanette, Pennsylvania

Firefighters from several fire departments got a hands-on commercial building fire training in Jeannette.

Lessons from the Groove

If things don't go as expected, check the ego and share so that others may grow.

EMS Today 2022 Call for Presentations

We are looking for innovative sessions our attendees won’t find at any other conference.

Engine Work: Foam, Dollar Stores, and Long Stretches

There's a little bit of everything in this engine company discussion.

Training Keeps Volunteer and Career Firefighters on the Same Level in Oklahoma Fire Department

"We hold our volunteers to a higher standard, as our fire is just as hot for a full-time and volunteers, so we train them to the same level and our expectations are the same,"

NIOSH: Sudden Cardiac Event Claims Illinois Firefighter at Home after Shift

Autopsy findings included cardiomegaly, biventricular myocardial thickening, and left ventricular dilation. Two main arteries had calcified atherosclerotic plaque. The left anterior descending artery had significant stenosis.

Aerial Scrub Extension

Simple concept with the aerial that starts with truck placement, can provide some big benefits, and options.

First-In Challenges

Apartment fire helmet cam video along with a discussion about challenges from the first-in engine company officer.

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