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Get Over Yourselves!

August 24, 2016 // 0 Comments

As most of you have probably heard, there is growing evidence that the death of a Virginia female firefighter may be the result, in part, of bullying by fellow [...]

0846

July 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

At 0846 Tuesday September 11th, the United States took a hit on the north tower of the World Trade Center. At 0903 a second passenger airliner slammed into the south tower. [...]

BlastMask

April 17, 2016 // 0 Comments

Holy cow, where do I begin??? BlastMask is a product made for firefighters by firefighters right here in the USA. Through the physical demands of their passion of [...]

Stickers

March 13, 2016 // 0 Comments

I am going to start this article off with a minor disclaimer before we get into the meat of the post. First, yes, I said meat…and this is not going to be anything about [...]

Know YOUR Role!

February 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

I’ve heard it more times than I have ever cared to hear it. It all started when I was new and sounded like, “yea, great kid, but shut up and know your [...]

My Black Helmet

September 16, 2015 // 0 Comments

As a young child in a small town, I grew up as the son of a paramedic, the grandson of a firefighter, and the great-grandson of a large town career fireman. I was raised [...]

Perceived Status

September 10, 2015 // 2 Comments

                                 How many times have you seen a T-shirt or patch from the FDNY, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, San Francisco, [...]

My Brother’s Keeper

September 4, 2015 // 3 Comments

The fire service is a very special field. Those of us that work in it know this, and those aspiring to enter the field hope to find out. I don’t think I have ever talked [...]