Fire Helmet Cam Footage

Helmet Cams on the Fireground: Part 1

Intro Recently, there’s been a lot of media attention on the role of helmet cams in the fire service.   The ban on helmet cams by the San Francisco Fire Department following an incident that occurred during the response to the crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 has garnered national attention:  Helmet cams: Should they…

Attic Fires: A tale of two tactics

First off let me acknowledge a few things. Every fire is different. Every department is different. I know staffing, manpower, rural, metro, training, experience, all of these factors play into how fire tactics are put in place. I also will admit, what works for one will not work for the other in the fire service.…

Stop playing with it!..sorta

Ferris Bueller said it best, but if you’re like me you take life waaay less serious than you should and as a backstep firefighter I truly only stop making dick jokes when the bell rings (and even then I’ve been known to throw one in while pulling slack). But I digress…The theme that A LOT of company officers, Chiefs…

Are you Playing or Working with it???

Ok…Let me let you off the hook right away. I’m talking about Helmet Cams. Well, we own and operate a fire helmet camera company, what’d you expect? But my question still stands. The wheels started turning the other day when I got a Tweet from our friend PJ Kellam from Facing Backwards blog. He shared some of…