Being invited to contribute to a "Guest Column" printed in the same space previously commanded by Mr. Jorgensen is both an honor and a little daunting.
Hazmat professionals form a unique fraternity of men and women who rely heavily on one of their most essential tools - their hazmat suits - for safety and protection.
The upgraded 2009 edition of the National Fire Protection Association 1901 apparatus standard is in effect for new orders signed after Jan. 1, and prices are going up.
The revised National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1901 automotive fire apparatus standard is being published, and it will go into effect Jan. 1, 2009.
The Hamilton Township (Ohio) Fire Department was looking for a relatively lightweight and maneuverable apparatus to add to its fleet and, like many other small departments, elected to go with a quint, its first aerial.
For the past two months, I have been discussing why National Fire Protection Association proposals and comments are rejected.