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WE ARE BACK!!!!!

After a long trip to “The Most Magical Place on Earth” (no not the Seagrave Factory Walt Disney World) I am finally back home. I would say well rested but if you have ever been to WDW especially with children then you ...

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National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service

[vodpod id=Video.4554650&w=425&h=350&fv=videoId%3D54304594001%26playerID%3D30317508001%26playerKey%3DAQ%252E%252E%2CAAAABvaL9Hk%252E%2CmLC66bU8hPPEixOfY5Pc8DGh7QP3dFX0%26domain%3Dembed%26dynamicStreaming%3Dtrue] NFFF Memorial Service, posted with vodpod

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NFFF Weekend

This weekend is the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend at the National Fire Academy in Emmitsburg Maryland. While some of you may be going to this event, I know a lot of people not only do not attend but do not even know ...

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Still think you do not need to wear your SCBA?

On the heels of the “Respiratory Disease and the Fire Service” report released by the IAFF, and IAFC a few weeks ago http://averagejakeff.wordpress.com/2010/09/16/iaff-and-usfa-release-respiratory-disease-and-the-fire-service-document/ comes a study on how not wearing SCBA affects your heart as well. This study was done by the ...

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FDIC 2011

While I am usually always excited for FDIC as it is in my opinion the premier fire service conference in the world, this years is even more special. I have been selected to teach a “classroom session” (a 1 hour ...

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Brains or Balls?

The video link I posted here http://averagejakeff.wordpress.com/2010/09/13/aggressive/ has really sparked some serious conversation over at Statter911.com and TheBravestonline.com. Some more information is out about the video as well and it seems that the house was not 100% involved (2 rooms on ...

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EMS a “Drain” on the fire service?

Most of you who read this a lot know that I look at certain blogs and websites daily. One of those websites is “TheBravestonline.com”. It is a decent video site, and has a forum section for discussion, unfortunately the discussion is ...

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