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Hands-free Hose Operation

Hands-free Hose Operation

The Aqua Blaster harness frame incorporates a fire hose and nozzle to allow users to operate a charged fire hose with less strain on their back and joints.

October 13, 2021

Ladder Use at Industrial Emergencies

Ladder Use at Industrial Emergencies

This seemed like a good time to review the need for aerial apparatus at industrial fires. The focus here is the municipal aerial apparatus.

October 12, 2021

Storage Tanks
Vaccine Mandates and the Law

Vaccine Mandates and the Law

The jury is out about whether vaccine mandates will stand up to legal challenge. In the meantime, attorneys recommend collaborating with employees to develop sound vaccination policy.

October 6, 2021

Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment
Have You Established a Safety Culture?

Have You Established a Safety Culture?

To save lives, a safety culture must be created to include the water tank, fire protection system, tank owners, and those who perform work on the tank.

October 4, 2021

Cybersecurity for Fire Protection Systems
Preparedness - A Shared Responsibility

Preparedness - A Shared Responsibility

Shared responsibility goes beyond the organization and calls for the involvement of everyone – not just industry, government or civilian – in preparedness efforts.

September 28, 2021

How to Position Fixed Monitors

How to Position Fixed Monitors

Each monitor nozzle must have a clear path to the protected object and the monitor must be placed close enough for the discharging water to reach the object with enough authority to protect it.

September 28, 2021

Why Ammonium Nitrate Needs Safety Measures
Where Do Safety Officers Fit in Incident Command?

Where Do Safety Officers Fit in Incident Command?

Managing a disaster on the scale of the World Trade Center is different from managing a simple car fire. Different mindsets apply when trying to impose incident command on situations of varying magnitude.

September 20, 2021

Purchasing Apparatus: How Much Is Too Much?
How Drones Advance Firefighting Capabilities
Risk Assessment

Risk Assessment

Preplanning: The need to test assumptions

September 14, 2021

Encouraging and Enabling Critical Thinking

Encouraging and Enabling Critical Thinking

In contrast to a centralized, rules-based leadership system, mission-driven culture relies on disciplined individual initiative and professional judgment in interpreting a set of principles.

September 14, 2021

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