September 11, 2001 was, and I am stealing a quote from Franklin Roosevelt “A day that will live in infamy”. Thirteen years later we take time to remember what happened, the sacrifice that was made, and the aftermath that is … Read the rest
I've found 3 main reasons that firewives have issues with women firefighters. Incompetency, worry about sexual harassment and jealousy. Hold on while I try not to rant. This is a hot button for me and only getting hotter by the … Read the rest
There is a post going around about the 10 … Read the rest
Hey (insert name here) there is a training opportunity, you interested?
This is a question that almost every firefighter has been asked.
FEMA and State agencies spend millions every year offering up training for first responders across the country. The … Read the rest
What does it take to be an officer? For me it was eleven years and two attempts. I signed up for a lot of classes in leadership, strategies and tactics, and professional development. I studied for written exams. I practiced … Read the rest