Whether you have a disability or you are a caregiver of someone who
does, you know how hard it can be to simply be prepared. Unfortunately,
when it comes to fire safety, preparation can be the difference between
life and death. There are specific
As early as the 1600's the American Colonists recognized the need for an organized firefighting crew. Unfortunately it took a fire wiping out over half to town for them to come to the realization of their need for firefighters.
Many of our towns and cities are protected by firefighters like your and
me; they provide fire protection and other emergency services to the
local citizens and do so not for a paycheck, but for a sense of
Firefighting is a fascinating profession. For gadget-lovers, few jobs get any better than being a firefighter. This article reviews basic (and not so basic) firefighting
equipment from a consumer's point of view.
The importance of fire safety should be instilled in children early in life. Below are a few fire prevention tips for parents as they teach their kids to respect and be aware of fire.
Especially in the dry summer months, the safety our firefighters is a
top concern. Especially in some areas of the country, firefighters face
possible brush fires and blazes and must risk their lives for the safety
of others. Making sure that your c
Firefighters, emergency medical technicians, and other emergency responders face danger everyday from exposure to smoke and toxins, deadly temperatures, and stress as well as issues surrounding personal protective equipment, vehicle safety, and personal h
Everyday we read news stories detailing the bravery of our Firefighting
brothers and sisters across America. Everyday, we feel proud. To honor
our friends, and the rest of America's finest and bravest, we've added a
few more career paths that are of