Road Trip: Welcome to the ‘Stans

Eric Lamar Central Asia Ten hours to Istanbul and another four put me in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, yesterday in the middle of a sultry night. The plan is to see some of Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan and go trekking for ten days in Tajikistan before returning. These places are the crossroads of the world, famous and ancient […]

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Vision – Take the blinders off

~When you are in a leadership position, having a vision for your organization is more important than the words that you say. As leaders, sometimes we don’t realize how closely we are being watched by our administrative staff, our line officers and firefighters, and by our superiors. Many organizations publish information on their mission, vision, […]

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Rig of the Day: Robinson Township (PA) VFD Custom Pumper

chrism CHASSIS 100″ KME Predator LFD with 16″ Raised-Roof Cab TOP Rollover Protection System DRIVE TRAIN Cummins ISX 500-hp Engine Allison 4000 EVS Transmission PUMP & TANK 1,000-Gallon Polypropylene Water Tank 30-Gallon Foam Cell Hale Smart Foam 5.0 Single-Stage Pump Elkhart Sidewinder Front Bumper Turret Non-Traditional Pump Operator Panel Located on Officers Side of the […]

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Firefighter: City of Miami Beach Florida Deadline: July 26, 2018

firejobs Firefighter Deadline: July 26, 2018 Salary: $2,141.50 Biweekly Job Description: Specialized work in protecting life and property through controlling and extinguishing fires, providing emergency medical and rescue services, and participating in fire prevention and training activities. At times, work will involve strenuous, extended exertion and an element of personal danger. Prompt and correct reactions […]

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Secure Rectangular Quart and Half-Gallon Containers with Ziamatic Bracket

chrism YARDLEY, PA—Zico has added another new addition to its line of premix container brackets, introducing the QUIC-MOUNT Rectangular Quart & Half-Gallon Premix Holder, Model QM-PMH-RQHG. Model QM-PMH-RQHG secures 3-11/16-by-5¼-inch rectangular quart and half gallon cans from popular brands like STIHL, allowing you to safely store premix fuel beside your saws in the compartment where […]

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Epinephrine in Cardiac Arrest

medicscribe The use of epinephrine in prehospital cardiac arrest showed no difference versus placebo in determining favorable neurological outcome according to a long awaited randomized controlled study published yesterday (July 18, 2018) in the New England Medical Journal. The trial showed epinephrine produced a higher rate of survival at 30 days than placebo, but that […]

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