Fire & Emergency Service
By Bill Pessemier
Among western industrialized nations, the United States has one of the highest rates of firefighter fatalities and injuries. What are other nations doing differently and how can the U.S. follow suit?
By Michele Ice
Women firefighters are a huge asset to any fire department. Find out how they are proving their strength, leadership and resilience in a traditionally male-dominated profession.
By Brad Bouchillon
Vicarious trauma is when trauma is experienced secondhand, and it is more likely to affect individuals who dedicate themselves to helping others. Learn more about who is susceptible to vicarious trauma and how those in high-risk professions can protect themselves.
By Brad Davison
EMS students learn vital skills in school, but what should they know before entering the field as a working professional? Here are five tips to prepare aspiring EMTs and paramedics for a long and successful career in EMS.