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FDIC 2014!!!!!!

Registration is OPEN for the greatest fire service conference on the PLANET!!!!!! There looks to be a ton of great classes this year (as usual) and a lot of good events as well. It all kicks off on Monday April ...

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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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Is this how you feel?

I was recently made aware of a great fire service blog written by Mark Vonappen. The blog is called fully involved and it is full of great leadership examples and quotes. While I was thumbing through them the other day ...

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Whats Our Creed

A few weeks ago I read a post on WWW.Workingthejob.com by Jason Jeffries. In his post he dissected the Navy Seal Creed and how its ideals applied (or should apply to the fire service). While he is not comparing the Firefighters to ...

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Wildfire Pro App Review

I was contacted a few weeks ago by Firewhat.com (www.firewhat.com) and asked to review their Wild Fire Pro App for the Iphone, well since I don’t have an Iphone I had to pass the review on to my brother Danny O below ...

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It has been a tough year for Virginia already and today with the announcement of the loss of another brother this time from Norfolk Fire and Rescue. Lets keep the family of Jonathan Myers and the Norfolk Fire and Rescue ...

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