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Watch this FREE Green Building Webnair

This webinar will cover the results of a study commissioned by the Fire Protection Research Foundation to develop a baseline of information on the intersection of “green building” design and fire safety. The study identified gaps and specific research needs associated with understanding and addressing fire risk and hazards with green building design. Instructor: Brian ...more

Wait a minute!

A few decades ago firefighters were asked to include EMS to their skill set. It took some time but it’s now pretty much expected that firefighters be medically trained. It’s kind of funny how if a firefighter complains about doing EMS he is considered lazy or behind the times. If a paramedic or EMT balks ...more

57 Year Old Male–Chest Discomfort

  It is a bright Sunday morning when you and your partner are dispatched for an “adult male-chest pain”. You arrive at a well kept residence, noting a ladder and paint cans as you enter. You find your patient, a 57 year old male, sitting on the sofa in mild distress. “I was doing some ...more

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Watch this FREE Green Building Webnair

Watch this FREE Green Building Webnair
This webinar will cover the results of a study commissioned by the Fire Protection Research Foundation to develop a baseline of information on the intersection of "green building" design and ...more

Movement Monday; July 28, 2014

This week, you'll have some flexibility to adapt the workout to your fitness level and equipment availability.  If this is your first week of "Movement Monday", welcome and please don't ...more

Wait a minute!

A few decades ago firefighters were asked to include EMS to their skill set. It took some time but it's now pretty much expected that firefighters be medically trained. It's kind ...more

57 Year Old Male--Chest Discomfort

57 Year Old Male--Chest Discomfort
  It is a bright Sunday morning when you and your partner are dispatched for an "adult male-chest pain". You arrive at a well kept residence, noting a ladder and paint cans ...more

Another Spray Polyurethane Foam (SPF) Attic Fire

Another Spray Polyurethane Foam (SPF)  Attic Fire
Spray Foam has struck again! Back in September I wrote a post to raise awareness of Spray Polyurethane Foam (SPF) for the fire service. In this article I referenced that there had ...more

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