loader from loading.io

Trapped Under A Ceiling Collapse. The Ron Hunter Story (SAM 291)

SAMatters Radio

Release Date: 10/22/2019

Sharing multiple near-miss experiences including being held-up at gunpoint. The Jim Arie Story – Part 2 (SAM 332) show art Sharing multiple near-miss experiences including being held-up at gunpoint. The Jim Arie Story – Part 2 (SAM 332)

SAMatters Radio

This episode is Part 2 of a 2-part interview where we learn about multiple near-miss events experienced by retired Fire Chief, Jim Arie throughout his 43-year career and he’ll discuss the situational awareness lessons from being held-up at gunpoint in March, 2020.

info_outline
Sharing multiple near-miss experiences including being held-up at gunpoint. The Jim Arie Story – Part 1 (SAM 331) show art Sharing multiple near-miss experiences including being held-up at gunpoint. The Jim Arie Story – Part 1 (SAM 331)

SAMatters Radio

This episode is Part 1 of a 2-part interview where we learn about multiple near-miss events experienced by retired Fire Chief, Jim Arie throughout his 43-year career and he’ll discuss the situational awareness lessons from being held-up at gunpoint in March, 2020.

info_outline
Seven Situational Awareness Thieves (SAM 330) show art Seven Situational Awareness Thieves (SAM 330)

SAMatters Radio

This episode discusses seven ways situational awareness can be flawed.

info_outline
The 360 Degree Size-up (SAM 329) show art The 360 Degree Size-up (SAM 329)

SAMatters Radio

You might think that by now the importance of completing a 360-degree size-up would be second nature for firefighters. But it’s not. In fact, failing to complete a proper size-up remains one of the most often cited contributing factors in NIOSH Line-of-Duty death reports. There are lots of reasons why proper size-ups are not completed. Here we will explore 10 of them.

info_outline
The Impact of Understaffing (SAM 328) show art The Impact of Understaffing (SAM 328)

SAMatters Radio

The pandemic has been tough on everyone, especially first responders who have stepped up to the task. But for many first response agencies, the worst is yet to come as the economic fallout will likely create budget shortfalls that will, in turn, cause fire departments to reduce staffing and services. This show looks at the impact of reduced staffing on safety.

info_outline
Bravado – A barrier to situational awareness (SAM 327) show art Bravado – A barrier to situational awareness (SAM 327)

SAMatters Radio

In this episode, we discuss how bravado impacts situational awareness.

info_outline
Situational Awareness Best Practices for Incident Commanders (SAM 326) show art Situational Awareness Best Practices for Incident Commanders (SAM 326)

SAMatters Radio

This episode discusses best practices to improve incident commander situational awareness.

info_outline
What we fear most Part 2 (SAM 325) show art What we fear most Part 2 (SAM 325)

SAMatters Radio

What do people fear more than death? The fear of public speaking, and for good reason.

info_outline
Deadly Methyl Bromide exposure: The Misty Worrell story – Part 2 (SAM 324) show art Deadly Methyl Bromide exposure: The Misty Worrell story – Part 2 (SAM 324)

SAMatters Radio

This show is part 2 of a 2-part interview with Misty Worrell, discussing her exposure to deadly Methyl Bromide on an EMS call.

info_outline
Deadly Methyl Bromide exposure: The Misty Worrell story – Part 1 (SAM 323) show art Deadly Methyl Bromide exposure: The Misty Worrell story – Part 1 (SAM 323)

SAMatters Radio

This episode is part 1 of a 2-part interview with Misty Worrell, discussing her exposure to deadly Methyl Bromide on an EMS call.

info_outline
 
More Episodes

 

Ron Hunter is a Lieutenant with the Spartanburg (South Carolina) Fire Department, working out of the Southside station. He has been with the City for 23 years, starting out as a firefighter and advancing to the driver of the Rescue, to shift training coordinator, to the driver of the truck company, to his currently held Lieutenant position.

He is the recipient of the department’s life-saving awards in 1998 and 2005 and was named firefighter of the year in 1997.

 

Contact Us

www.SAMatters.com

 

www.RichGasaway.com

 

612-548-4424 (office)

 

651-331-8518 (cell)

 

Contact our guest

Lieutenant Ron Hunter

Spartanburg Fire Department

864-596-2083

rhunter@cityofspartanburg.org

 

 

Get connected with SAMatters

 

Facebook: Follow SAMatters

LinkedIn: Follow Rich Gasaway

Twitter: Follow Rich Gasaway

Instagram: Follow SA_Matters

Youtube: Subscribe to SAMattersTV

Itunes: Subscribe to SAMatters Radio

Stitcher Radio: Subscribe to SAMatters Radio

Google Play: Subscribe to SAMatters Radio

iHeart Radio: Subscribe to SAMatters Radio

 

Premier Sponsor

Midwest Fire

MidwestFire.com

 

Feature Segment Sponsor
Sims-U-Share
Simsushare.com

Associate Sponsor

Chief Miller

Instagram: @Chief_Miller

 

Firefighter Near Miss Reporting System

http://www.firefighternearmiss.com/
 

SPONSOR THIS SHOW

The SAMatters Show is the longest running, fastest growing, safety focused weekly program on the Internet. If you know a company that might be interested in advertising their product or service to our listeners and viewers, ask them to contact us by clicking the “Contact us” tab at the top of the SAMatters.com website.