The Wildland Fire Lessons Learned Center staff members share their favorite incident reports from 2022.
You should let the Wildland Fire Lessons Learned Center prioritize your shopping list. We have the data.
Knowing where to find your AED, how and when to use it, and how to store and maintain it are critical. Much like with a fire extinguisher, an AED must be maintained, batteries checked, and people must be trained in its use.
Looking at 2022’s reported instances of chainsaw injuries, one number jumps out: More than twice as many cuts to swampers as sawyers.
In 2022, the Wildland Fire Lessons Learned Center recorded 12 different events that meet the NWCG definition of “Entrapment”.
“Being able to carry people through their journey and help them grow. That's my jam. If I could come in every day and my job was to empower people and teach them—that's like my dream job.”
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Use these 10 pages to spur discussions during your Annual Fire Refresher.
While a cluster of similar events may not necessarily be enough to call a trend, it is worth a focused analysis of the events and the recurring lessons. Often a clear recommended action is revealed and needs to be highlighted.
The 2022 Year-End Infographic is out. Take a look. Ponder. Discuss. Then take action on the lessons.