Greg Jakubowski has over 130 articles published to his credit. As a fire attack editor of Fire Rescue magazine, he has authored the Tactics column for more than thirteen years. Fire Rescue has grown significantly to its current circulation of 50,000.
He has co-authored Rapid Intervention Teams, a book and accompanying training curriculum on firefighting safety for Fire Protection Publications of the Oklahoma State University. The Rapid Intervention Teams book sold out its initial printing of 5,000 in 13 months and continues to sell at a brisk pace. The training curriculum has sold almost 1000 copies across North America.
His articles are referenced in training documents for fire departments across the US, including Houston, Texas; Greater Brighton (CO) Fire Protection District; Snake River Valley Training Association (ID and OR); and Salisbury, North Carolina. The Rapid Intervention book is one of 11 references utilized for the El Paso, Texas Fire Department’s Examination for Battalion Chief.
by Greg Jakubowski
CD available from Fire Protection Publications
by Greg Jakubowski
Book available from Fire Protection Publications. Sold more than 15,000 copies, required reading for Chief’s tests in some cities.
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New York City building industry professionals begin a formal organization of people interested in learning more about BIM (Building Information Models), a powerful new software tool set that radically alters business processes.
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Article by Greg Jakubowski
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Good investigations of firefighter fatalities and serious injuries including recommendations to prevent them – many include the recommendation: conduct pre-incident planning and inspections of buildings within their jurisdictions to facilitate development of safe fire ground strategies and tactics.
Downloadable Textbook and Training Resources – Free from the Propane Education and Resource Council
NFPA, National Propane Gas Association (NPGA), and the Propane Education and Research Council (PERC) have issued a Fire Safety Analysis Manual, which provides forms and a step-by-step method for completing a written Fire Safety Analysis (FSA) as required in NFPA 58, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code.
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Resources from the US Fire Administration
Resources all about ISO, community and building ratings, and tools for fire departments to learn more about and improve their rating
Pennsylvania State Fire Commissioner’s office – state training resources, grants
Grants can be utilized for preplanning
Resources for students and their families