Category Archives: PODCAST

Firefighter Training Podcast – Houston LODD – RECEOVS

LISTEN TO THIS WEEKS EPISODE HERE.

Acknowledgement of the Houston LODD at the Southwest INN Fire

Captain EMT Matthew Renaud Age 35 – Engine 51

Engineer EMT Operator Robert BeBee Age 41 – Engine 51

Firefighter EMT Robert Garner, Age 29 – Engine 68

Probationary Firefighter Anne Sullivan, Age 24 – Engine 68

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the additional 13 members injured including the Captain of Engine 68 still hospitalized in critical condition as of this episode.

A subject that was requested from a listener on Fireground operations.

R E C E O V S

Rescue , Exposures, Confinement, Extinguishment, Overhaul, Ventilation, Salvage.

Ventilation belongs somewhere between confinement and extinguishment and if you follow those steps in order you will have a more successful fireground operation.

Pete Lamb
Copyright 2013

Firefighter Training Podcast – Episode 12 – The Safety Officer

This week we look at the on scene safety officer and offer a review of some check sheets that might assist in making the job easier.

Acknowledge the LODD of Phoenix firefighter Bradley Harper.

Acknowledge the LODD of Dallas Firefighter Stanley Wilson

Safety Checksheets reviewed:

Structure Fire, major vehicle accident, Hazardous materials incident, water and ice rescue, and technical rescue

Listen to podcast HERE.

Stay safe, and stay thinking!

Pete Lamb
Copyright 2013

Firefighter Training Podcast – Episode #9 – Social Media & The Fire Service

This week special Guest Ellen Rossano and I discuss social media use.

Listen to the podcast HERE..

We look at the organization use, interaction with the media, and personal use by members.

This one is not a “tactical” fire service training in any way, but more of an administrative look at this interesting topic.

Contact information for Ellen is Included in the episode. ellen.rossano@gmail.com

Pete Lamb
Copyright 2013

Podcast Episode West Texas – Boston – Police Ops – Preventing the Mayday

Listen to This week’s episode HERE.

This week’s episode, 3 single LODDs from earlier this month, and the 11 or 12 LODD from West Texas explosion

Talk about West Texas and preplanning target hazards in your community and learning about Ammonium Nitrate.

Some discussion about the Boston Marathon, operating with police agencies in tactical scenarios and lessons to be learned.

Preventing the mayday and what to teach firefighters, and more.

Pete Lamb
Copyright 2013

Fire Service History and Traditions – Podcast Episode # 5

Special guests Fire Chief Jim Blanchard (Retired) from Saugus Mass discusses some fire service facts, legends, and lore.

Listen to the podcast. HERE

The Maltese Cross
The Jenks Engine
St Florian
The Helmet
The Civil War and Zouaves
The Bell Cap
The Pompier ladder

…and more!

Send comments and feedback for Chief Blanchard to Pete@petelamb.comor use the send voicemail tab on the side of this page.

Pete Lamb
Copyright 2013

Firefighter Training Podcast – Episode 4 – Tactical Rules

Listen to this episode HERE

This week:

Some Current Events

(2) LODD Binghamton NY and Philadelphia

Hidden Dangers of garage fires

Baltimore Mayor vs Union

Dallas Helmet Cam Video issue

Renewed sifting of debris from 9/11
FDNY EMS vs. PD in ambulance

Md. Engine taking wrong turn to a fatal fire.

Training segment:

Tactical Rules for the Fireground

Please take a moment to go over to ITunes and rate if you would.

Pete Lamb
Copyright 2013

Firefighter Training Podcast – Episode 3 RIT Timeline

This week we discuss some current events and the RIT timeline and crew survivability.

Listen HERE

Current Events:

Coventry RI Fire Department being dissolved

Fire engineering Forcible entry drill and Oxygen and smoking fire in Massachusetts

Another FDNY EMS Lt. In trouble on social media and more hate speak in support of him

Utica NY FD SUV accident

Missouri chief seriously hurt in tanker roll over

DC firefighters take a vote of no confidence in their chief

Ice smashing an engine windshield in Wayne Twp Indiana

Dayton Ohio Captain struck while operating on the roadway.

More from Firegeezer about dangerous roadway operations.

Ekom South carolina fire station burns

LODD of NJ wildland FF Jeff Scheurer age 35.

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Pete Lamb
Copyright 2013