Archive for February2009

Brotherhood 101

BROTHERHOOD 101 (CLICK HERE) I found this Powerpoint on the Indy Metro FOOLS website and thought that it needed to be shared.  It talks about pride, integrity and mentoring in the fire service.  It questions how we do the job.  Do we take the good with the bad?  Do we let the “bad” affect how […]

Understaffed Truck Work: Ladders

Most fire departments, if they are even lucky enough to staff a truck company, often struggle with how to maximize the tasks that the truck can accomplish on the fireground.  Since times are tough and budgets are tougher, increasing staffing is unlikely. Below are some ideas to consider when trying to get the most from […]