FDNY Pro Blog

September 21, 2017

London Commuters Escape Devastation As Bomb Mechanism Fails

September 14, 2017

Irma Puts Disaster Preparedness Cycle to the Test

September 12, 2017

The Value of “Plan B” at the Nomad Six-Alarm Fire

September 7, 2017

Irma Tears through Leeward Islands, Headed to Florida

August 31, 2017

Harvey Aftermath: Rescue Operations

August 31, 2017

S2, E21 The Right Tools for the Job with FDNY Lieutenant Yonatan Klein

August 24, 2017

Rotterdam Concert Cancelled, Terror Averted

August 17, 2017

Pedestrians Killed in Terrorist Vehicle Ramming on Busy Barcelona Promenade

August 10, 2017

Early-Morning IED Shakes Worshipers at Minnesota Mosque

August 8, 2017

From the Editor’s Desk, 2nd/2017 WNYF

Hope you are enjoying the 2nd/2017 issue of WNYF. I’ve been fortunate to keep my string going of introducing a brand-new author for each issue. This second issue for 2017 features three new writers: Battalion Chief Thomas Lapolla and Lieutenant John V. Kazan, who write about […]
January 19, 2017

The ‘Paperfuge’ That Diagnoses Malaria

January 18, 2017

#WednesdayWisdom from…FDNY Pro Lieutenant Robert Wilson

Is the line in a spot where it is likely to get stuck if it is advanced? Is it positioned directly beneath a fire escape drop ladder? Is it beneath a window air conditioner or large pane of glass? If so, take the appropriate action. Additional […]
January 12, 2017

Facebook ‘Safety Check’ Made U.S. Debut in 2016

January 11, 2017

#WednesdayWisdom from…FDNY Pro Lieutenant Farooq H. Muhammad

Key points to remember during patient care… Tourniquets used in high-threat environments, such as active shooter incidents, should be placed high and tight; can be placed over clothes, but not bulky items, such as wallets. Tourniquets used in safe environments should be placed at least two […]
January 5, 2017

Pesticide Use Turns to Haz-Mat Tragedy for Texas Family

January 4, 2017

#WednesdayWisdom from…FDNY Pro Deputy Chief Cesar A. Escobar

Reviewing the dispatch data, identifying potential issues with access and egress of the location, discussing the call type and other dispatch information with your partner and having an initial plan of action should be done on every emergency response. Although at times the information obtained in […]
December 29, 2016

Riots Break Out in 15 Shopping Malls on Boxing Day

December 22, 2016

Man Sickened by Fumes in Home Prompts Arrest, Terror Investigation