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 Jinnie Chua
Communication is crucial in any response, but especially in large-scale complex incidents. Learn how agencies can create a shared platform for information flow between the fire service, police, and other public safety stakeholders.
By Brad Davison
A research study found that increasing call volumes and training requirements are some of the most pressing challenges for combination fire departments in the Midwest. How can fire chiefs better understand these issues?