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The Science Behind Safety

Research tells us fires today are different than 50 years ago—so cutting-edge research must be readily-available and easy-to-understand. FSTAR is research ready for immediate application on the fireground. Access now

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Terrorism and the Fire Service: Where the Two Worlds Collide

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Residential Fire Sprinklers

This guide is a step-by-step approach to begin or enhance efforts to reduce community fire risk. Access the guide.

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Today more than ever, it's critical that chiefs work hard to strengthen community relations. Engaging the community begins with our local elected officials. More >

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We discontinued all MDC units and switched to tablets. At $400 per device compared to $5,000 we were able to put a tablet in all units (heavy, light, admin, Fire Marshal, etc) for the cost of 2-MDC un...

JoAnne, We went thru the exact same thing just a few months ago. We have had a split grade of 1/2/2/2 (1 in the city and 2 in contracted areas) for approximately 8-years. In the interest of "renewin...

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