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November 2, 2016

Blog: #WednesdayWisdom from FDNY Pro Battalion Chief James M. Canty

Cast-iron columns supporting the first floor may be found in the cellar of taxpayers. These columns are unpredictable and fail, on average, about 30 minutes in fire endurance tests. Here are some other safety considerations for Cellar Fires… When advancing a hose-line into a store cellar, […]
October 31, 2016

Green Energy: Part III–Firefighting Procedures and Fire Protection for Energy Storage Systems

October 31, 2016

Auditory Exclusion and How the Sympathetic Response Affects Our Operational Performance on the Fireground

October 31, 2016

FDNY First on the Scene at Attempted Bank Robbery in Lower Manhattan

October 31, 2016

Second Alarm at 171 Adelphi Street in Brooklyn

October 31, 2016

FDNY and its Use of Tethered Drones

October 31, 2016

Dangerous Renovation Technique Discovered at Manhattan Box 66-0575

October 31, 2016

Preparing for the High-Rise Building Fire

October 31, 2016

How Would Marine Operations Respond to Such an Event?

October 31, 2016

The Hazards of Emerging Fuels and an Inadequate Infrastructure

June 1, 2017

NOAA Predicts Above Average Hurricane Season

May 26, 2017

S2, E18 Peer Support Groups with FDNY Captain Frank Leto

FDNY Captain Frank Leto describes how the FDNY Counseling Service Unit’s Peer Support Groups support all members with an array of services. Captain, and Executive Officer to the Fire Commissioner, Elizabeth Cascio hosts.
May 25, 2017

Manchester Arena Device Triggered Outside Security Perimeter

May 18, 2017

Hospital Computer Systems Targeted as Part of Global Ransomware Attack

May 11, 2017

Rare, but Serious, Tick-borne Disease Spreading in NE, Great Lakes Regions

May 4, 2017

Narcan Dosage ‘Ineffective’ on ‘Elephant Tranquilizer’ Overdoses in Northeast

April 28, 2017

An Enigma Wrapped in the Predictability of Weather Forecasts

April 28, 2017

S2, E17 Terrorism and Intelligence with FDNY Captain Chris Ward

FDNY Captain Chris Ward discusses the role that intelligence plays for first responders, including how the FDNY keeps terrorism awareness on the front lines through its weekly intelligence product, Watchline. Captain Sean Newman, of the FDNY Center for Terrorism and Disaster Preparedness, hosts.