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Calls from fire departments about the Cyanokit occur weekly and the leading question is: Do you know how many departments are deploying Hydroxocobalamin/Ctyanokit? The answer is simply: no – we don’t know. Knowing which departments are utilizing the antidote would be extremely helpful to other departments waging a war to secure the drug and […]Read more ›
Rob Schnepp: What is Fire Smoke?
Rob Schnepp shares the truth about Fire Smoke. This is a preview of the Virtual Smoke Symposium and available to members for a limited time only. Click here to watch 7-minute video.Read more ›
Santa Clara FD – Draft SOP (Overhaul)
Santa Clara Fire Department has shared a new SOP – still in Draft format – for Overhaul.Read more ›
Fort Collins and Phoenix Wrap-Up
The Coalition presented “Know Your Smoke” in Fort Collins and Phoenix in February. According to those who attend this training, it is “life-changing” and “life-saving.” Here are a few of the highlights. Phoenix Fire Department – Special Operations Center During the burn smoke practical session, a 5-gallon lid was heated. As you will see […]Read more ›
Chesterfield Fire & EMS
Rick Edinger, Chesterfield Fire & EMS, shared the following document, which is the basis for change in fireground operations as a result of its acceptance of fire smoke toxicity and the hazard it has on firefighters. Please take a moment to read and share with your department. Chesterfield Fire & EMSRead more ›
Conserving Your Air
Are you familiar with the RBT? If not, you should be. This short video is a segment included in Out of Air. While this is a controlled study, it can absolutely translate to fireground operations. Firefighters not only realized an increase in time on the bottle, but lowered blood pressures and heart rates. Watch and […]Read more ›