Hey there, future firefighters! Today I want to share with you the top five skills you'll need to excel in this rewarding and vital profession. Being a firefighter isn't just a job; it's a calling to serve and protect our communities. So, let's dive in and explore the essential qualities that will set you up for success as a firefighter! 5 Skills To Become A … [Read more...] about Top 5 Skills Every Firefighter Needs To Succeed
Fires have the potential to cause a lot of damage and can happen when you least expect it. The more you know about how fires start and develop, the better prepared you will be to prevent them from happening. As a former firefighter with Western Wake Fire Rescue, Keith Sanders has a passion for giving back to his community and educating people on the importance of fire … [Read more...] about What Are The 4 Stages of a Fire?
Fires can happen when you least expect them, and it is important for everyone to be prepared so that you have the best chance of staying safe. Understanding how a fire starts and spreads is key to prevention and safety. As someone who is passionate about helping his community, Keith Sanders always knew he wanted to be a firefighter. He served on the Western Wake Fire … [Read more...] about What Is The Fire Triangle?
An essential part of fire safety is making sure that everyone in your home knows how to get out of the house in case of a fire. If you don’t already have a fire escape plan for your family, you should make one as soon as possible. As a former Raleigh NC firefighter, Keith Sanders is passionate about giving back to the community and educating people about fire safety. Today he … [Read more...] about How To Make A Fire Escape Plan For Your Home
When you bring a Christmas tree home to decorate for the holidays, the last thing on your mind is probably fire safety. However, each year in the United States, fire departments respond to about 210 Christmas tree-related fires. While rare, you should take some basic safety precautions so the worst doesn’t happen in your home. As a former Raleigh NC firefighter, Keith … [Read more...] about Christmas Tree Fire Safety