Monthly Archives: April 2016
Bundling Your 2 1/2″ Attack Line for Relative Superiority

For those of you familiar with the work of Fire by Trade, it’s likely that you have seen their method…

Make It Personal

We live in a society that has shifted from valuing personal relationships to one that is satisfied with brief interactions….

The Rookie Mentality

At some point, all of us walked into the fire station for the first time as a firefighter.  For most,…

Survivor

On the recommendation of a friend, I read Lawrence Gonzales’ book Deep Survival: Who lives, who dies, and why*. The…

Single Firefighter Ladder Deployment

A quick search of “ground ladders” on YouTube will pull up dozens of videos showing how to deploy a ladder…