• After Some Help from the UK

    Hi All from the UK,Hope everyone is well and staying safe in these very strange times, I’m after some help, my wife works for the Fire Service here in the UK and they are selling some items to raise money for the Brigade Charity, and I’m after some help identifying a couple of US helmets (Photos…

    By Peter Collett

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  • Firefighter, Military and Essential Worker Fishing Tournament

    I'm a Lieutenant with the FDNY (32 years and still active) and I'm working with the Terry Farrell Firefighters Foundation (I worked with Terry before 9/11). We're holding a 3 month Fishing Tournament for First Responders, Military and Essential Workers and their families. We hope it will give these…

    By tom

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  • New Fire Truck for Athens Volunteer Fire Station

    Dear friends,I am writing on behalf of our volunteer fire station located in Athens. We are completely self-funded and attend around 400 incidents per year providing support to the Hellenic Fire Service and local communities in the Northern suburbs. We are in desperate need of a new fire truck due…

    By Carlos Silvera

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  • Standing in the Gap

    That defining moment will one day come for youWill you truly be able to answer the call or are you lying to yourself? (Pexels)By Ric Jorge“One day, in retrospect, the years…

    By FFN WebTeam

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  • FireRescue Magazine: The Assessment Center

    What does your agency expect of a member in this position?To properly prepare, you need to understand the position that you are testing for. (Wayne Barrall photo)By Lisa…

    By FFN WebTeam

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  • For Volunteers, Do your engineers work on the apparatus?

    When I started 30 years ago our engineers did minor maintenance on our engines. Now the guy we have favorite words are, "get it towed to the dealer" I understand things have changed since then but are there engineers that still change the oil and stuff?

    By Just Plain Craig Moyer

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  • Stoicism and the Art of Fighting Fire

    “A blazing fire makes flame and brightness out of everything that is thrown into it.”–M. AureliusThe stoic does not overreact. (Unsplash)By…

    By FFN WebTeam

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  • The Assessment Center

    What does your agency expect of a member in this position?To properly prepare, you need to understand the position that you are testing for. (Wayne Barrall photo)By Lisa…

    By FFN WebTeam

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  • COVID 19 Novel Corona Virus Info

    More helpful info from Northwestern Doctors:The Chinese now understand the behavior of the COVID 19 virus. Through autopsies they’ve learned that the virus is characterized by thick mucus obstructing respiratory pathways that solidifies and blocks airways and lungs. In order to apply medicine and…

    By Alvin Gonzalez

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  • Mobile App to Manage Fire Hydrants

    Hi, I am the creator of the app / service called Fire Hydrant Manager (http://firehydrantmanager.com). I invite all fire departments / fire chiefs to sign up for my service and to download the app on iOS and Android. Fire Hydrant Manager was designed for…

    By Aaron Wright

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