Wives, husbands, siblings, grandparents, children, and fellow firefighters from across the country made the trip to Emmitsburg, Maryland for the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend. Read a personal account of this emotional event as seen through the eyes of a 3M Scott employee.
In firefighting, hard skills like rolling a dash or replacing a hose bed are critical for a successful fireground or rescue operation. However, the soft skills, how we approach others, also play a part in these successes, Here’s a look at the six top characteristics, soft and hard, to look for when recruiting volunteer firefighters.
You may think the comfort of an SCBA is subjective, but it's really not. Here are 10 obvious - and not so obvious - ways firefighters should judge the comfort of their SCBA.