Sometimes it’s hard to get back to the basics with all the noise
Maybe we don’t need to close the door, maybe we need to stop screwing around and just get water on the fire!
The department was alerted to the possibility of a fire in the area and proceeded to investigate.
A soldier can receive the latest “in-country” training and intelligence on his enemy, but if he walks point with his rifle slung over his shoulder like he’s taking a stroll through the mall, he’ll be killed fast. Firefighters are no different.
Are we trendy and lazy?
Just imagine the immediate impact if we took 20% of the funding used to conduct all of the studies and let firemen practice putting out real fires!
When the devil is in the details you have to ask “is the greatest detail being overlooked?”
Hey, I ‘like’ you, but I don’t ‘like like’ you, if you know what I mean.
Until we accept the fact that what happens to them can happen to us, there will always be a reluctance to learn from the lessons of others.
If they fail you have failed. There is no need to look any farther than the mirror for the answer as to why.