First Due Blog Carnival

Call for Submission – 2nd Episode of the First Due Blog Carnival

The subject of this second edition is “Influential Fire Reports”. What fire report, or reports, have had the greatest impact on you personally and professionally as a firefighter? This report can be of firefighter fatalities, close calls, near-misses and even fire or structural behavior. The report can be a federal, state, department or independent investigation, no matter so long as it is one that made a significant impact in the way you now think and operate as a firefighter or fire officer.

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I Am A Firefighter Because…

I am a firefighter because I love the tradition and the brotherhood. Furthermore, I understand the brotherhood and try to live by it. I love the adrenaline rush of going in a fire and providing life saving measures on an EMS call. I love seeing the "Run to the Curb" and I always wave even if they don't wave back. I want to be that firefighter that I used to wave to as a child.

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Introducing the First Due Blog Carnival

The first episode of the First Due Blog Carnival is “I am a firefighter because…”. All you have to do is write a blog answering the question and post it no later than March 22nd. Then email the link to me at and I will include it in the first edition of the First Due Blog Carnival on March 24th!

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