- FIRIN' advICE. // Minnesota Fire Chief;Sep/Oct2004, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p8
Presents advice to fire chiefs who are facing problems related to work. Definition of volunteers; Ways by which companies in the private sector encourage employees to be involved in community events and activities; Tips on prioritizing the workload of the fire department; Reason for the...
- The future of volunteers in the Fire and Rescue Service. Levin, Catherine // Fire;Mar2013, Vol. 105 Issue 1355, p29
The article focuses on the volunteer workforce in the Fire and Rescue Services (FRS) in England. Mark Cashin, Cheshire FRS' deputy chief, said that volunteers' uses brings with it risk, work, and complications. It also mentions the Supporting Inclusion Programme administered by the Department...
- The volunteer fire service, as told by Darwin. COLEMAN, RONNY J. // Fire Chief;Sep2013, Vol. 57 Issue 9, p40
The article focuses on firefighting volunteer service in the U.S. and the survival of the volunteer service. It mentions that volunteer fire chiefs have much responsibility but have limited time to participate in training and education system for permanent fire chiefs. It informs that...
- 12 commandments for new fire chiefs. Crawford, Brian A. // Fire Chief Expert Blog;12/13/2012, p2
The article discusses the so-called 12 commandments for newly appointed fire chiefs which include prioritizing service to the citizens, never failing to lead and accepting the fact that they cannot please everyone.
- Those who can, teach. Coleman, Ronny J. // Fire Chief;Jan2003, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p42
Explores factors to be considered by fire chiefs when teaching firefighter students in the U.S. Student focus; Knowledge expectations; Delivery of course materials.
- Do you hear what I hear? Loeb, Donald L. // Fire Chief;Feb2003, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p60
Explores the importance of evacuation signals to protect the lives of firefighters in the U.S. Blowing of apparatus sirens; Importance of wearing appropriate protective gear; Duty of fire chiefs to prevent fireground deaths.
- FIRE BUFFS. // Ebony;Mar1959, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p63
The article features several African American fire fighter volunteers which include the fire buff chief Delmar E. Davis, Arthur Hardy, and Walter Turner.
- Tool establishes city volunteer fire department. Gartman, Barbara // Malakoff News (TX);4/24/2009, Vol. 100 Issue 17, p3B
The article reports on the establishment of the City of Tool Volunteer Fire Department by the Tool Volunteer Fire Department Inc. council members on April 16, 2009.
- Recruitment Help is on the Way. Rielage, Robert // Fire Chief Exclusive Insight;4/ 1/2011, p7
The article offers the author's insight on various encouraging signs of the recruitment and retention of volunteer firefighters across the U.S. in 2011. He mentions the summit held by the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC)'s Volunteer and Combination Officers Section (VCOS) in March...