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HITT Treadmill Run

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=04T0oXblRjE] We all know physical fitness is important in the fire service. Cardiovascular disease is the leading killer among firefighters in the line of duty, and several of our brothers and sisters are not living much past their retirement ...

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Summer Time!

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zHztykjqXTE] Well the weather has finally broken here, and it is full on Summer time! As always this brings about unique challenges for us as we still have to deal with the routine emergencies, yet the conditions in which ...

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Another Example of Transitional Attack

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZW8FhFpCB0w] It is no secret that I think helmet cams, and cameras in general are great. Sure now we are always “on air” and a fire in your area could be on YouTube before you even finish draining the water ...

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May Drill Of The Month: Engine Company EMS

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GwZdLUff9bg] After taking a month off due to all of the time-consuming activities Drill of the Month is BACK! In the above video, we see an Engine company performing EMS on a victim. Every since the advent of Fire Service ...

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The Motorized “360”

Wal-Mart, Target, Home Depot, Toys R Us, or various other chain and brand name stores. No matter the name they go under they all have one thing in common. THEY ARE HUGE! They also provide a very difficult fire problem ...

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Something positive looms….

With all of the things happening in the world today, specifically the LODD’s in West Texas, and the Boston Marathon bombing it can be easy to dwell on the negative things in life. I was even discussing with my wife ...

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Simple Face Piece Enhancement

Do you ever have the problem on the fireground of not knowing who you are talking to? Sure we all have identifiers, apparatus or station numbers on our helmets, name tails on our coats, or even identifiers on our airpacks. Sometimes they are ...

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March Drill Of The Month: Hoselines

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xHzam9ijOA0] This is coming a little late in the month, but there is still time to do it! We just had a recruit school graduate at work and my shift was assigned a rookie. I love getting rookies. It really ...

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