April 2010 Blog Posts (90)

This Is Awesome

Im Glad To Find A Website/Group/Page Designed For The Emergency Services....Were We All As Brothers And Sisters Can Come Together Inform And Learn From Each Other......Now Just To Learn How This All Goes.

Added by Ed Scott on April 6, 2010 at 1:35pm — No Comments

Household Hazmat - Not In My Back Yard

From this weekend at All Hazard Contemplations

In the world of preventing the occurance of harmful incidents, the fire-rescue community has few peers and often excels. Innovative ways to prevent and reduce harm have included smoke detector programs, fire…


Added by Ben Waller on April 4, 2010 at 8:26pm — 5 Comments

happy easter

just wanted to tell everyone happy easter and hope you all have a safe day on shift or with your families and remember what today is really about.

Added by robbie-volunteer on April 4, 2010 at 9:04am — No Comments

Last Nights Hospital Adventure...

So last night I went to the hospital. I was hanging with some EMT friends. It started out as a normal evening and I decided to take one of my pain killers, about 20 minutes after that David started to notice I was acting a little weird. I was complaining of my face being on fire but my body was freezing. My face was also flushed. I then preceded to go put on extra layers of clothes cause I was cold. That's when David ran downstairs to grab a cuff and steth to take my vitals. BP was 106 over 72.… Continue

Added by Christian Cossey on April 3, 2010 at 1:47pm — 2 Comments

what's bad, is good

I know that you should save the best for last. I think though that I will begin with one of the best. This is a story that I occasionally share with certain people, at particularly difficult times in their life. This story can be read different ways by different people. What this talks about though is social perception and personal perception. This is my favorite granddaddy story. Not just…


Added by Capt.Alex Arnold on April 3, 2010 at 12:46pm — No Comments

NVFC, FDNY & Virginia Fire Chiefs Association Receive Paul Sarbanes Award

NVFC, FDNY and Virginia Fire Chiefs Association Receive Paul Sarbanes Award…


Added by Fire Rescue Magazine on April 2, 2010 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Have you seen this??

I am sure some of you may have visited this site already or even submitted a story, if so, thank you!

This website was created as a place for us in the emergency services to vent, share, get a laugh, and shake our heads in disbelief of all the nonsense and unusual emergencies (or NONemergencies) we all encounter. No one would believe… Continue

Added by Jennifer on April 2, 2010 at 11:43am — No Comments

Natural Disasters: Are we prepared to respond anywhere, any time?

FireRescue magazine's Technical Rescue Web column

Natural Disasters: Are we prepared to respond anywhere, any time?

By Harold Schapelhouman

The recent earthquakes in Haiti, Chile, Japan and Turkey have people understandably wondering what’s going on with our planet, as seismic activity seems to be at an all-time high in many regions of the world, and whether an area near them may be…


Added by Fire Rescue Magazine on April 2, 2010 at 10:30am — No Comments

Rural Metro add’s Paramedics

Rural/Metro Medical Services will be adding 9 paramedics to the work force. The additional paramedics are graduates of the 2010 Monroe Community College Paramedic Program. The graduates are currently EMT certified employees and will now serve the community as paramedics, which is highest level in pre-hospital care. The EMT certification is a pre-requesite for the paramedic program. After completion of the 14 month program each graduate will receive a New York State (NYS) Paramedic…


Added by Davin Eshelman on April 1, 2010 at 12:13pm — No Comments

IAFF Announces New Volunteer Initiative with NVFC

Fire Rescue Magazine reported today that Harold Schaitberger, General President of the International Association of Firefighters met with representatives of the National Volunteer Firefighters Council at IAFF Local 4799 Fallbrook International Airport, PA to announce a new union initiative.…


Added by Peter Lupkowski on April 1, 2010 at 9:30am — No Comments

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