On a mission to honor, strengthen and support first responder marriages and families. 24-7 Commitment offers a safe community, along with tools and resources designed specifically for the firefighting community. These include online communities, guided marriage support programs, local fire events, live workshops and commitment weekends for firefighters and their spouses.Read More »
Tag Archives: MN8 FoxFire
FDIC and my Indy On Fire Top Ten!
The Fire Critic, Model City Firefighter and myself will be easy to find. As usual, we will be in many of the booths down on the exhibit floor as well as at many other evening events throughout the week. You can find our complete schedule in the links below... Be sure to drop by and say hello!Read More »
“Dear Me” … A letter to myself as a 21 year old Firefighter
You've always given 100% to everything you do but I want to ask you to hold back on this one. Save a little for your family, the ones who love you and for yourself. You are still naive, yet full of life, humility and compassion. The job will demand these qualities from you but it will also strip you of them over time.... be careful of that.Read More »
Products for Healthier Firefighters from Advocare
I had to be honest with them. I very seldom will even take an aspirin. I'm not the "muscle juice" or energy drink type (never tasted one), I'd rather eat the wrapper than an energy / health bar and, I never go to the gym or work out / lift weights.Read More »
Post MAYDAY…Firefighter says training saved his life.
The words no Firefighter wants to hear, "MAYDAY, MAYDAY, MAYDAY" was transmitted last week at a house fire in Roanoke County (Va). "MAYDAY" is the term Firefighters use when their life or safety is in jeopardy and they are unable to remove themselves from the situation.Read More »
By Firefighters for Firefighters
About his Carolina Fire Shields, Mark says; "My shields are far from flawless. They are firefighter made for firefighters. They are meant to be smoked up, charred, and used to Kick Ass"Read More »
Firefighters: Job Security
I usually don't run posts like this but today I couldn't resist. Here's an arson case where the person being interviewed knows who may have set the fire(s). You wont believe who it is or why she says he started it.Read More »
Firefighters and the Super Hero myth…
Firefighters all across this Country do EXTRAORDINARY things on a daily basis but we are NOT "supermen". Sometimes we may feel that way about ourselves and are often times viewed that way by the public but, I would suggest that if we wore that big, red and gold, "S" on our shirts it would mean so much more than "Super".Read More »
3rd Alarm Fire. Detroit and Highland Park
VIDEO: 3rd Alarm Fire, Detroit and Highland ParkRead More »
12 Days of Christmas Give-A-Way Winners!
The Fire Critic / Ironfiremen.com 2015 12 Days Of Christmas Give-A-Way has began! With over $10K in prizes, it's our biggest Give-A-Way of the year! It's EASY and FREE to enter. All you need is a valid e-mail address (one entry per e-mail).Read More »