Why Bother with Traffic Control?
Go inside the December 17, 2020 struck by incident that shook Citizens’ Hose Company to its core
Certified Traffic Incident Management Technician
Earn this new certification from the Fire Department Safety Officers Association
Helmets and Head Protection
Read the latest developments on this initiative to better protect emergency responders' heads when working on the roadway
New research underway in emergency lighting and improving the visibility of responders working on the roadway
Earn the National TIM Training Certificate Online!
Available at the Responder Safety Learning Network
Professionalism and Leadership in Roadway Incident Response
Take this free online module to learn from five leaders in emergency services how to render service with professionalism and lead at roadway incidents
Marc Bashoor Speaks to Firefighter Roundtable
"Helmets, Lights, and Culture"
Critical Safety Bulletin: Backing Fire Apparatus
Recent LODDs due to backing apparatus show we must re-train on safety practices to prevent tragedy
THE SAFETY FEED
News stories related to the broad subject of traffic incident management and responder safety at roadway incidents.
Line of Duty Deaths
News stories about responders struck and killed while working roadway incidents.
- (AZ)(11-10-2021) Off-duty MCSO deputy struck & killed in Scottsdale crash
- (SC)(11-07-2021) Tow Operator Struck & Killed on I-95 in Dillon County
- (PA)(11-06-2021) Tow truck operator fatally struck on I-80
- (OR)(11-03-2021) Roseburg tow operator struck & killed by a commercial vehicle on I-5
- (NH)(10-28-2021) NH State Police trooper killed in crash while working traffic detail on I-95
Struck By Incidents
News stories about struck-by-vehicle incidents involving emergency responders and/or their vehicles.
- (PA)(11-18-2021) Firefighter Struck at Williams Township crash scene
- (WV)(11-11-2021) Man charged after striking firefighter with his vehicle
- (DE)(10-30-2021) Seaford Fire Police Officer Struck At Crash Scene; Driver Charged
- (MI)(09-26-2021) Fire truck struck and firefighter injured in Highland Park Sunday night
- (SC)(08-30-2021) Trinity FD Engine Struck at the Scene of a Vehicle Fire on I-26