Officers Should Set the Tone When Inspecting SCBA

The pre-shift SCBA equipment check must be full service and thorough before shift change to send a strong message to others of the importance you place on your personal responsibility for your safety

What is a Fall Protection Configurator App? Harness the Power of Augmented Reality!

Want to plan out a full confined space solution without moving a single piece of physical equipment? The future is here.

10 Ways You Should Think About SCBA Comfort

You may think the comfort of an SCBA is subjective, but it’s really not. Find out more about how firefighters should judge the comfort of their SCBA.

The ANSI Standard and the Benefits of Hearing Protection Fit Testing

Learn about the benefits of this standard and fit testing workers, including helping to identify employees who are at risk of noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL).

Discover the Firefighter Combat Challenge: Founder Dr. Paul Davis, an Interview

The Firefighter Combat Challenge fuses firefighters’ competitive nature with the need for a standard measurement of firefighter fitness for duty into a one-of-a-kind exciting competition.

Six Things Every Volunteer Firefighter Must do to Reduce Their Cancer Risk

Help limit your exposure risk to cancer while still serving your community as a volunteer firefighter by following these recommendations.

Points to Consider When Selecting Fire Service SCBA

Seriously consider taking a holistic approach, including soliciting top-to-bottom feedback throughout your organization as well as understanding NFPA standards and municipality rules for SCBA expenditures.

What to Consider Before Purchasing a “Refurbished” SCBA

When contemplating the purchase of new SCBA, it is important to understand the compliance implications of purchasing “refurbished” SCBA from a supplier not authorized by its manufacturer.

Six Characteristics to Recruit for in Volunteer Firefighters

It is vitally important to approach recruiting and hiring volunteer firefighters with not just hard skills, but soft skills being front of mind.

Realizing Effective Firefighter Rapid Intervention Team Techniques and Equipment

With the many changes occurring in the field of RIT technology, all firefighters and fire officers need to be up to speed on the new equipment and tactics that are becoming available in order to have a proficient, safe, and successful rapid intervention team.