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February 9, 2016
09
Feb

40th Anniversary: Writing about Emergency Vehicle Operators

FDNY Firefighter Dennis Smith, with 13 years on the job, had a vision to start a monthly fire service publication for firefighters by firefighters. Born out of that vision, in October 1976, Firehouse Magazinebecame a reality. You may recall Smith wrote a bestselling book “Report From Engine Company 82,” which chronicled life as a South...
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09
Feb

EVOC: Studying Current Events

With many fire departments experiencing unprecedented turnover, having older, experienced veteran drivers being replaced by younger, less experienced operators, it is important to try to learn from current events so that history does not repeat itself. So in the spirit of education and learning, we will present several recent incidents and highlight some of the...
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