Blowin’ Smoke with Chief Peter Lamb

Chief Peter Lamb is a 35 year veteran of the fire service and has led three suburban fire departments (Harris Fire District, Coventry RI, Tiverton Fire Department, Tiverton, RI, and recently left the North Attleboro Fire department in Massachusetts.) In addition, he has served ...

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Brotherhood: Always Just A Phone Call Away

Brotherhood. The Oxford Dictionary lists brotherhood as: brotherhood [ ˈbrəT͟Hərˌho͝od ] NOUN noun: brotherhood the relationship between brothers. synonyms: comradeship · fellowship · brotherliness · fraternalism · kinship · camaraderie · friendship · bromance More the feeling of kinship with ...

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Training Drill: LEGO Communications

Today, our shift took part in a Communications drill at headquarters that was a little different from other drills that I have had. The goal was simple: Communication. As we all know communication is a key element on the fire ...

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Interactions with Kids While on the Job

Since coming on the job seven years ago, I would like to think that I have changed in several ways. One, I know that I have realized the importance of physical fitness and how much of an impact it can have on my ability to perform on the job. I would also like to think that I have expanded my knowledge base for this career that requires a state of constant learning. As the days click by, I have also realized the importance of a positive interaction with children and the community.

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