Getting Started With FireJournal LITE

FireJournal LITE is designed to provide key data for you when managing an incident. The first step when launching the application for the first time is to enter some personal information. In future releases, FireJournal will permit multiple users, so … Read More

Some Lessons From Sandy

As “Frankenstorm” Sandy approached the east coast of the United States, local, state, and federal agencies pulled their act together. The messages were clear: Be prepared. Evacuate if asked. Don’t drive or put yourself in a position where rescue would … Read More

Are Firefighting Tactics Changing?

It’s a warm summer day in 1985. You’re part of an engine company in New York City. Just before dinner, you get dispatched to a single family dwelling fire. On arrival, flames are pouring out of every window – a … Read More