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New Fire Safety Management (FSM) Endorsement

The International Board for Certification of Safety Managers, also known as BCHCM, is proud to announce the new healthcare Fire Safety Management (FSM) designation. The FSM is a specialty endorsement designation to the existing Certified Healthcare Safety Professional (CHSP) credential. The Board is also proud to announce the issuance of the first FSM designations to more than 20 healthcare professionals that passed the challenging FSM Exam. The new FSM designation can only be earned by those already holding the CHSP credential in good standing. The CHSP was founded in 1978. To date, more than 3,200 healthcare professionals have earned the credential. Our credential holders come from a variety of healthcare backgrounds including safety, life safety, nursing, hazardous materials, allied health, environmental services, emergency management, facility management, risk management, security, and consulting. The Board recognizes the contributions the CHSP personnel make by coordinating and pr

New Fire Safety Management (FSM) Endorsement

The International Board for Certification of Safety Managers, also known as BCHCM, is proud to announce the new healthcare Fire Safety Management (FSM) designation. The FSM is a specialty endorsement designation to the existing Certified Healthcare Safety Professional (CHSP) credential. The Board is also proud to announce the issuance of the first FSM designations to more than 20 healthcare professionals that passed the challenging FSM Exam. The new FSM designation can only be earned by those already holding the CHSP credential in good standing. The CHSP was founded in 1978. To date, more than 3,200 healthcare professionals have earned the credential. Our credential holders come from a variety of healthcare backgrounds including safety, life safety, nursing, hazardous materials, allied health, environmental services, emergency management, facility management, risk management, security, and consulting. The Board recognizes the contributions the CHSP personnel make by coordinating and pr

German Fire Simulator Game

In my continuous search for fire simulators, today I came across a German PC game. The game is called Feuerwehr Simulator 2010 . Below is the trailer and I went to the website and used Google to translate it. Here are the details of the game: What Fire fans have been waiting for. The fire simulator 2010 provides for the first time a realistic fire simulation from a first person perspective of the fireman. The development studio VSTEP also stands out for professional fire simulations for firefighters. Take on the role of one or more men of a fire station. In various scenarios, you have to fight fires or rescue people. Here you have the extensive use your equipment vehicles: tubes / pipes, axes, aerial ladder, breathing apparatus etc. The following missions are in the simulation: •Small fire in a locked house •Burning gas station •Traffic accident in tunnel •Train accident •Save children from a burning building •Fire on a ship in port •Truck accident involving hazardous materials, etc

Arlington County Fire Department Honor Guard

A member of the Arlington County Fire Department Honor Guard stands at Present-Arms during a ceremony held at Fire Station No. 5, recognizing their heroic service following the 911 attack on the Pentagon. Arlington County Fire Station No. 5 is located within blocks of the Pentagon. Maj. Gen. Karl R. Hors Photo Credit: George Markfelder (JFHQNCR/MDW Photo Courtesy of U.S. Army http://search.ahp.us.army.mil/search/images/

Ramstein Air Base Fire Training

Spc. Christopher Page, a firefighter with the 23rd Ordnance Company and a native of Crossville, Tenn., along with Spc. Stephen Virgil, also a firefighter with the 23rd Ord. Co. and a native of Denver, extinguish a fire during a training exercise on Ramstein Air Base in Ramstein, Germany, March 23. Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Tramel S. Garrett, 21st TSC Public Affairs Photo Courtesy of U.S. Army http://search.ahp.us.army.mil/search/images/

Destry Horton Wildland Regional Fire School

Three firefighters handle a progressive hose while two instructors explain the best approach to extinguishing flames scorching high grass at Fort Sill's Blue Beaver Driving Range, Feb. 19. The training was part of the Destry Horton Wildland and Emergency Medical Service Regional Fire School, which was named Photo Credit: Marie Berberea (U.S. Fires Center of Excellence, Fort Sill) Photo Courtesy of U.S. Army http://search.ahp.us.army.mil/search/images/

Elim Church Road Fire

Local firefighters and others from Fort Stewart rendered aid during what is now called the Elim Church Road Fire, March 24. Photo Credit: Courtesy Photo Photo Courtesy of U.S. Army http://search.ahp.us.army.mil/search/images/

Fort Sam Houston Burn Room

A pair of firefighters work on putting out the burn room blaze during a live fire demonstration March 29 at their new training facility on Fort Sam Houston. Photo Credit: Steve Elliott

Fort Rucker Firefighter Training

Staff Sgt. Cory Morrel, Fort Rucker Military Police patrol supervisor with the 6th MP Detachment, drags a predetermined length of hose line to a target to simulate advancement of a fire attack line and applying water to the seat of the fire. Photo Credit: Breanna Walton Photo Courtesy of U.S. Army http://search.ahp.us.army.mil/search/images/

IMCOM Simulated Fire Exercise

Firefighters Michael Jackson and Cory Drake carry a "victim" out of Bldg. 219 during the IMCOM simulated fire exercise March 15. The victim, a dummy nicknamed "Lt. Rescue Randy," sustained no injuries. Photo Credit: U.S. Army Photograph Photo Courtesy of U.S. Army http://search.ahp.us.army.mil/search/images/

Fort Lee Firefighter Practice Drill

Fort Lee Firefighter Neil Hudgins pulls a hose off a fire truck during a practice drill. Photo Credit: Kimberly K. Fritz Photo Courtesy of U.S. Army http://search.ahp.us.army.mil/search/images/

Rock Valley Iowa Firefighters and Ambulance

Date: Aug 25, 2009 11:52 AM Original Source Picasa

Downtown Structure Fire Sacramento FD

Downtown Structure Fire Sacramento FD Author: Ed Fogle - http://www.maverickphotography.us/ Source: Picasa Photo reuse : Some rights reserved