Archive by category Culture

These are the first responder situational awareness and decision making issues and opportunities related to culture.

Episode 140 | Speaking up

Episode 140 | Speaking up

    In this episode, I interview my son, Cameron Gasaway, a firefighter with the Madison, Wisconsin Fire Department, about why it is so hard to speak …

The Comfortable Routine of Complacency

The Comfortable Routine of Complacency

We all know we have habits. Some of them are good habits. And some of them are…well… not so good. The less often talked about cousin of a habit is …

Radio Discipline

Radio Discipline

A frequent contributing factor in firefighter casualty incidents is too much radio traffic. This can have a significant impact on first responder situational …

Episode 109 | The Perfect Storm

Episode 109 | The Perfect Storm

          This episode discusses the fire service “perfect storm” – a combination of unpredictable circumstances that lead to a …

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