This Week in Fire Weekly

“It’s not cool to not know what you’re talking about.”

"In politics and in life, ignorance is not a virtue."

Clayton County (GA) ladder truck struck by vehicle- Victim crew resuscitates 6-year old

According to a report by WSN-TV: Clayton County Fire Chief David Vasquez said the wreck was reported about 11 a.m. at Upper Riverdale and Old...

Good FF Bad FF- Onley VA Lt charged, others may follow

A firefighter with Onley VA Fire-Rescue has been arrested and charged following an investigation into several suspicious fires. News out of Virginia of another firefighter/arson...

“Tonight, it was a phone call from a 6 year old boy.”

The following Facebook post was submitted this week.  It's from the timeline of Jason Harmsen, a firefighter st Clayton County Fire Department, a Paramedic/Lieutenant at Metro...

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FDIC InternationalRT @chiefdavecline: @FDIC @firenation We need to better train FFs in 'RIT prevention'; better size up, ongoing size ups, fire behavior, per…8 hours ago 3 0
FDIC InternationalRT @Commandsafety: Discuss tactics & OPS this evening for this 4S Type IV bldg.;Fire,collapse,search,airmgmt,ICM etc @firenation @FDIC http…9 hours ago 5 0
FDIC InternationalRT @dtucker4218: RITs must b assembled as early as possible, and NOT to be used for any other function hours ago 2 0
FDIC InternationalDoes your department have a quint? 🚒 #firetrucks #firefighters10 hours ago 0 0
FDIC InternationalRT @BobbyHalton: Firefighter's at FDIC International 2016 Raises $18,340 for Terry Farrell Firefighters Fund - Thank you!…12 hours ago 10 0
FDIC InternationalTaking Advantage: Making a Lesson Out of Every Opportunity via @FFBehavior #firefighter12 hours ago 0 3
FDIC InternationalRT @jasonhoevelmann: Engine House Training providing instruction on truck ops!! hours ago 1 0
FDIC InternationalRT @fireengineering: Via @FDIC, Rob Fisher on the effectiveness of quints: hours ago 4 0
FDIC International"RITs must be ready to go to work, and go to work fast, even though the rescue may take a while to complete." hours ago 4 7
FDIC InternationalRT @MDallessandro: My session proposals are in for @FDIC #FDIC2017 fingers crossed, can't wait.14 hours ago 1 0
Fire Daily3 FIREFIGHTERS ESCAPE BEING TRAPPED AT PA FIRE #fire #firefighter14 hours ago 1 1
FDIC InternationalRT @FireBooks: Watch a video of @FitForTheFire discussing their new book The Station-Ready Rookie @FDIC #FDIC2016 hours ago 4 0
FDIC InternationalRT @firefighterbw: ETA USA Fall 2016. Who wants to give me the chance to show you more of what you see @FDIC? @FFKazman @bobbyhalton #emplo15 hours ago 2 0
FDIC International25 days & counting! Submit your proposal to present at #FDIC2017: Deadline: 6/20/1615 hours ago 1 0
FDIC InternationalRT @The_Battalion: The current video for the @FDIC Experiance featuring Chief Halton found on @fireengineering and @FireApparatus1 https://…
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FDIC InternationalRT @DanKerrigan911: #Firefighter Functional #Fitness workshop proposal submitted to @FDIC 2017. Good luck to all who submit proposals! http…16 hours ago 6 0
FDIC InternationalYour Attittude Could Save Your Life via @NYfiretraining #firefighter16 hours ago 0 4
FDIC InternationalRT @jimmoss911: You are first due. What's your plan of attack? What are your priorities?
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FDIC InternationalRT @FireBooks: Watch @SubFireTactics discussing the new DVD - SUBURBAN FIRE TACTICS FROM THE RIGHT SEAT @FDIC #FDIC18 hours ago 3 0
FDIC InternationalRT @Commandsafety: Know your 1st-Due:Looks are deceiving&will impact Tactics&Safey;TypeIII&Type V engineered;discuss at TKT @firenation htt…18 hours ago 6 0
FDIC International"The quint seems to be the truck company of the suburban fire department." #firetruck19 hours ago 1 1
Fire DailyAMBULANCE CRASH IN HUBBARDSTON – MASSACHUSETTS #fire #firefighter19 hours ago 1 0

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