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Running head: UNIT I ESSAY1Unit I EssayBrian KreitzColumbia Southern UniversityFIR 2302 Unit I
UNIT I ESSAY2Unit I EssayWhen looking at the sixteen National Fallen Firefighters Foundation’s (NFFF) Life Safety Initiatives that my fire department needs the most attention would be technology. As we go on with this modern world as more and more products for the emergency services becomes electronical, most of the older members don’t see why we would need to change the way things were done in the past. Now with the younger members see the want for the newest technology to keep up with the modern technologies. We have to take a step back and look at the bigger pictureas far as what is best for the community that we live in and what’s going to better serve them. Technology has come a long ways from the early beginning of the fire service. The technology is always being modified to better the emergency responders on different type of calls they may come across. In my department, we just received a new air pack mask, made fromScott that has a thermal imager attached to it. Yet, this is a tool that we use, it has helped up