Dear Views Readers, I apologize for the long lay off from viewsfromthejumpseat. It has been since April and I have had some technical issues that seem to be resolved and View’s is officially back up and running. First I would like to catch everyone up with the happenings. I was recently selected to become a […]
Hello everyone in the fire service world…..Views from the jumpseat is going to be down for a few more days….The author had a major computer, well let’s just say IT DONE BLOWED UP!.. Views will be up and running soon……. Everyone keep the West Virginia Miners and Mine rescue teams in their prayers. 25 hero’s […]
I am sitting in the station waiting for the next alarm to ring out, surfing the internet looking at the latest information on the fire service. In my surfing I come across a touching video honoring the fallen firefighters nationwide. This touching video was narrated by a young girl that moved me to tears. My […]
My mind is racing as I sit at my computer reviewing material for a upcoming Emergency Medical Technician class that I will begin in two days to a fresh group of new firefighters. Teaching a new generation of EMS providers is a huge responsibility and a great opportunity to make a difference in the lives […]
Dear Jumpseat Readers, I haven’t been able to post many new updates due to the weather and the holiday season. But I received a HUGE email today. Ryan and Chief Winter from the Charleston Fire Department have been selected to present at Fire Rescue International in Chicago August 24-28 2010. It is a huge accomplishment […]
Hello from the jumpseat! Once again the blessing’s keep pouring out… View’s from the jumpseat has hit 700 hits now….just a few weeks from the 600 mark…..Thank’s agian for reading….I can’t count all the blessing’s in 2009. I look forward to some new and exciting post’s and experience’s in the year 2010! welcome to the […]
I heard a new saying around the fire service today. â€œThere is no common sense in the fire service, â€œEverything that we do is a learned behavior that must be learned, relearned and drilled on over and over again. So is it true, is there no common sense in the Fire Service? Does this statement […]
Hey everyone, View’s from the Jumpseat is moving up to the big leagues. Check out Views on Firehouse.com/members blogs. http://www.firehouse.com/blog/ryan-pennington/views-jumpseat Please take the time and check it out….Please leave comments. Thank you to Pete Mathews at Firehouse.com……You da man Pete! welcome to the jumpseat!