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4 Things Fire Departments Forget When they Design Fire Apparatus Specifications

Posted by Robert Avsec on March 24, 2017

Jim Lyons is a seasoned professional with more than twenty-five years of experience in sales, marketing and management. He’s a nationally recognized expert in fire apparatus specification, design, quality assurance and training. Jim is the President and Owner of J. Lyons Fire Consultants providing consultation services to fire departments, municipal government agencies and companies engaged in purchasing and servicing of firefighting equipment and apparatus.

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Topics: Fire truck, Mobile Command Post, mobile command vehicle, Training, Pre-construction

Police, Fire, and EMS Must Stop Fighting!

Posted by Paul Calderwood on March 15, 2017

In the past few months, there has been a lot of bad press for the fire and police services across the country. I have watched the videos where police officers and firefighters get into arguments over who is in charge, who is right, who can break windows at a fire and who can block a road at an accident to name just a few.

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Topics: 911, Dispatcher, Training, EOC, ECC

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