The occurrence of emergency vehicle accidents is surprisingly high, with well over 10,000 incidents a year in the United States. Preventing such accidents should be a high priority for fire chiefs and department leaders. Bill Jenaway, who was a fire chief for 25 of his 45-year fire service career, discusses best practices for developing a comprehensive fleet development and safety program and strategies for purchasing new vehicles.
It’s estimated to be a movement 300,000 strong across the nation with anti-government beliefs and tendencies for violence. But, unfortunately, many police officers know little about the sovereign citizen movement and haven’t received sufficient training to identify and protect themselves against this domestic terrorism group.However, it’s an issue that has garnered some attention lately.