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The Delayed Triple Split

March 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

In apartment complexes and commercial strip malls across the country, we have issues with line placement through narrow or obstructed paths. These can be caused by parked [...]

The Volunteer Solution

July 15, 2015 // 33 Comments

The volunteer firefighter problem in America may appear to be a massive one, but its entirety is made up of small issues that smoosh together creating the illusion of one [...]

Soap Opera

June 30, 2015 // 3 Comments

  Growing up, I got to see what the fire service is really like. I can remember my first ride in a fire truck with my dad when he was a Lieutenant. I remember the [...]

Accepting Mediocrity

April 13, 2015 // 0 Comments

Mediocrity is a dangerous blight on the fire service.  In volunteer and full-time departments alike, we accept mediocrity in our equipment, personnel and even in ourselves. [...]