This is Jonathan, I’m a Firefighter Medic in Southern California, and like all of you, love being a Firefighter, serving others, alongside the finest men and women I know!
I just wanted to take a moment and invite you to be a part of an incredible book that is all about Firefighters and the joys and hardships of our job! We are currently compling, editing, and carefully selecting the best stories to be featured in our book! These are the stories of men and women –…Continue
Added by Jonathan Hearn on October 27, 2012 at 2:51am — No Comments
Here is a great "memory jogger" for Command Functions and Size Up from one of our instructors, Scott Hulsey. I know it's short, but these little cheat sheets can be used during training evolutions or at the kitchen table to stay sharp as an incident commander.Continue
Added by Jason Hoevelmann on October 24, 2012 at 2:56pm — No Comments
Seems like forever, doesn't it?
I am ALIVE and well!!! I hope you are all well to!
Love your friend, Denise
Added by Aaron Zamzow on October 18, 2012 at 11:30pm — No Comments
Excerpt of Chicago Fire review reprinted with permission of pipenozzle.com:
According to the Chicago Sun-Times, “Chicago Fire” executive producer, Dick Wolf, said the new “Chicago Fire” television series would be character driven. In other words, another hose opera because the special effects would cost too much, not to mention the equipment…Continue
Added by LT. David B on October 16, 2012 at 2:21pm — No Comments
It is imperative that you bring your mind to the fight.
For those that follow this blog and Backstep Firefighter, you are aware of our catch phrase. “Expect Fire”. This phrase, inspired by the words of Andy Fredericks, was developed by…Continue
Added by Dave LeBlanc on October 12, 2012 at 7:54pm — No Comments
Hello, my father Bill Hennick wanted me to share this note with you on Baltimore's recent tragedy.
Brothers & Sisters,
Added by Rachel Hennick on October 11, 2012 at 6:44pm — No Comments
Hello Friends and Fellow Members,
I'm pleased to share the news that EMS World recently posted an interview on their website about my new book Ghetto Medic: A Father in the 'Hood. Ghetto Medic, is a true story chronicling my father's career as a firefighter and paramedic in the 1960s and 1970s, when the field of emergency medical care was at the dawn of a new era. I spent nearly a decade collaborating on the project with my dad, Bill Hennick. I'm…Continue
Added by Rachel Hennick on October 11, 2012 at 12:32am — No Comments