Here's another thing today's "deflated ball" rants / debates have totally missed.... the "condition" or cleanliness of the balls.Read More »
Tag Archives: Statter 911
Video: “When Those Sirens are Gone”
The video and song is by Kevin Davidson . Kevin is a Volunteer Firefighter for Greenwich VFD in Kings County Nova Scotia. He is also a paid Paramedic for EHS in Nova Scotia.Read More »
Andrew "gets it". Tradition, Pride, Honor, Respect and the Brotherhood can be found in each article he posts.Read More »
Large section of SW. Va facing major changes to Fire/EMS Services
So what are your thoughts? Is it the Chiefs who control"the strings" or is it City / County Administration (the politicians )? Is the old saying about the "poop" running down hill true or do we .... the "boots on the street" also have a say in the direction a Department takes?Read More »
Gambling with Firefighter’s lives
Take Randy's new Department for example.... in my opinion ... just like others all across the Country (paid and volunteer); single member staffing and POV response is a gamble. IT'S A GAMBLE WITH FIREFIGHTER'S LIVES!Read More »
Not sure I’ll ever have another “Happy New Year”
This was not an accident. It wasn't a car wreck or an act of violence by someone else's hand. This wasn't a stranger I was looking at ... it was my brother laying there ... it was JACKSON and I knew what I was seeing. He was dead. What I didn't know was why.Read More »
Exceeding expectations ….
As always, THANKS for supporting both The Fire Critic and Ironfiremen.com We hope we're meeting your expectations and providing the news, training, entertainment and satire you've come to expect and enjoy from our sites. Look for us to continue our commitment to "giving back" in 2015 .... we have several plans in the making and look forward to making it our BIGGEST and BEST year yet .... we hope to see you there!Read More »
Retaining young members … our future.
These members are our replacements.... the ones we will train to do the job once we no longer can (or have to). It can be argued that they are our most valuable resource and I would tend to agree.Read More »
Day #12 Winners!! FireCritic / Ironfiremen 12 Days of Christmas!
The 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway has come to an end! THANK YOU for all the support! The winners for Day #12 are listed below. View the prize schedule and list of sponsors here. Today’s prizes wouldn’t be possible without our friends at TECGEN , America’s Female Firefighters, Firefighter Art by Jodi Monroe and Fire Cam. Be sure to check them out on Face Book and give them a “like”!Read More »
Day #11 Winners!! FireCritic / Ironfiremen 12 Days of Christmas!
Today’s prizes wouldn’t be possible without our friends at TECGEN , America’s Female Firefighters, Paul Conway Shields and Equipment and Fire Cam. Be sure to check them out on Face Book and give them a “like”!Read More »