Category: NHFD Staff News

Storing And Moving Commodities In Support Of Survivors Around The Country

Storing And Moving Commodities In Support Of Survivors Around The Country

On this episode, we take a tour of the FEMA Distribution Center located in Frederick, Maryland and dive into all aspects of the on-hand commodity mission, which stands always at the ready for when...

Collect and update member photos

Collect and update member photos

All departments should have a collection of member photos on hand for media inquiries See more here: https://www.firerescue1.com/line-of-duty-death/articles/collect-and-update-member-photos-vvhequkDqKu002CC/

Compassion, Fairness, Integrity and Respect: FEMA’s Pub 1

Compassion, Fairness, Integrity and Respect: FEMA’s Pub 1

On this episode we sat down with FEMA’s Administrator, Pete Gaynor to talk about how Pub 1 and these core values form the foundation of who we are, what we believe, and who we...

Always Ready: FEMA’s Incident Management Assistance Teams

Always Ready: FEMA’s Incident Management Assistance Teams

On this episode we sit down with National IMAT lead, Tito Hernandez and Regional IMAT lead, Keith Denning, to dive into the unique nature of these Incident Management Assistance Teams from both the National...

Achieve optimal sleep: Avoid caffeine, alcohol, tobacco before bed

Achieve optimal sleep: Avoid caffeine, alcohol, tobacco before bed

Stimulants or depressants that are ingested or inhaled can make it more difficult to fall asleep See more here: https://www.firerescue1.com/health/articles/achieve-optimal-sleep-avoid-caffeine-alcohol-tobacco-before-bed-i8V1XWF5i4FS7TeI/

Trotwood Strong: A Story Of Recovery From The Ohio Memorial Day Tornadoes

Trotwood Strong: A Story Of Recovery From The Ohio Memorial Day Tornadoes

On this episode we sit down with Trotwood Mayor, Mary McDonald, as well as Trotwood City Manager Quincy Pope and look back to how this community came together in the immediate aftermath to respond...

How to manage cold-weather calls

How to manage cold-weather calls

Simple measures for firefighters and fire departments can make winter a little more pleasant See more here: https://www.firerescue1.com/weather/articles/how-to-manage-cold-weather-calls-P7feabJZC6JMadkr/

The FEMA Podcast: Favorite Episodes. Future Episodes. A Discussion With Our Hosts

The FEMA Podcast: Favorite Episodes. Future Episodes. A Discussion With Our Hosts

On this episode, Minh Phan sits down with Mark Peterson, a familiar voice on the FEMA Podcast and FEMA Region V’s External Affairs Director. We’re going to take a step back and talk about...

Trust no one on the road

Trust no one on the road

Driving defensively is a critical step in avoiding apparatus collisions See more here: https://www.firerescue1.com/fire-truck-crash/articles/trust-no-one-on-the-road-YKI1fWvFwNmMlb4L/