Fire Prevention Week, sponsored annually by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), is a time-honored tradition with a rich history dating back over a century. This week-long event, typically observed in the first week of October, holds immense significance in raising awareness about fire
When it comes to firefighting, one of the most crucial decisions you'll make is choosing the right turnout gear. Your safety and performance depend on it. In this guide, we'll break down the process into four simple steps to help you select the perfect turnout gear that suits your department’s
The Right Gear For The Right Call
Every Stitch Matters
Looking for purposeful work in a fun environment? If you have strong manual dexterity, the ability to multi task, are detailed oriented and dependable, we want YOU! Take a look as our wonderful team members tell you their experience being a part of our growing Fire-Dex Family!
Camden Fire Department has always been at the forefront of fire innovation since it originated in 1869. As one of the oldest fire departments in the United States, the department was the very first in the nation to own a fleet of fully motorized fire apparatus during a time when most large cities
Understanding the Dangers of the Job
For many firefighters, structural firefighting protective clothing and gloves can provide a sense of security that they are “safe”. Many believe that simply wearing turnout gear is enough to limit exposure to most cancer-causing agents encountered on the scene.
Camden Fire Department, organized in 1869, was the first career department in New Jersey and is among the oldest departments in the United States. Though rich with history, Camden Fire has always been on the forefront of fire innovation. Back in 1916, the department was the very first in the nation
Wildfires can be some of the worst and deadliest natural disasters. They are capable of wiping out millions of acres of land, destroying everything in their path and leaving families and animals displaced.