The Streets Radio


Taking it to the Streets, A monthly Fire Service radio program hosted by Christopher Naum

The Newest radio show on FireFighter at Blogtalk Radio…

Taking it to the Streets

with Christopher Naum

On the Air Monthly on Firefighter  A Series and Firefighter Production 

Advancing Firefighter Safety and Operational Integrity for the Fire Service through provocative insights and dynamic discussions dedicated to the Art and Science of Firefighting and the Traditions of the Fire Service. 


Ten Minutes in the Street

Presenting an informational recap and discussion on leading topics, events and issues from the past 30 days

Feature Segments

Program will have one (1) selected segment based upon topic and guests 


  • Addressing today’s topical issues within the areas of Firefighting, Building Construction, Dynamic Risk Assessment, and Command & Tactical Safety
  • Street Stories
    • Presenting first-hand accounts and insights on an event, response or operation with a featured guest 
  • Smoke Showin’
    • Featured Guest Interviews and discussions focusing on the NFFF Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives and Everyone Goes Home Campaign 

HRE History Repeating Events  

  • Discussion on recent History Repeating Events, LODD, NIOSH Reports or other timely issues

A View from the Street

  • Closing Commentary on timely and relevant issues affecting the Fire Service

 Watch for the Latest Programming and Guest Announcements on, and on Firefighter 

 Listen to all of the Taking It To The Streets shows here

Christopher J. Naum, SFPE
Executive Producer and Host of Taking it to the Streets
Chief of Training, Command Institute, Washington, DC
Second Vice President, International Society of Fire Service Instructors      

 A 36-year fire service veteran and former Fire Chief/ Coordinator at a U.S nuclear power plant in the Northeastern United States, he is a nationally recognized authority on building construction, structural collapse and command management, and has traveled throughout the United States and internationally delivering training programs on building construction, command risk assessment and firefighter safety. An Adjunct Instructor with the National Fire Academy and a NFFF/EGH Firefighter Safety Advocate, he is member of the Board of Directors, IAFC Safety, Health & Survival Section and the ISFSI. A former architect and fire protection engineer and was the 1987 ISFSI George D. Post National Fire Instructor of the Year and is a technical reviewer to the NIOSH Firefighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention Program, Firefighter LODD Reports & Investigations. He is the Chief of Training for the Command Institute in D.C, the Second Vice President with the International Society of Fire Service Instructors and a Contributing Editor with Firehouse Magazine and where he authors the Structural Anatomy of Buildingsonfire column and blog series. He hosts the monthly online radio show  Taking it to the Streets on and continues to present his popular structural anatomy building construction & firefighter safety training series throughout the United States and internationally and is the developer of the informational portal  dedicated to building construction, command risk management and firefighter safety. He is also the executive producer of  and  . You can also follow him on Facebook at Buildingsonfire and on twitter. He can be contacted at [email protected]

Executive Producer and Host Christopher Naum

For a Link to a full bio HERE

Publishing on the following Fire Service eMedia Sites….

Fire EMS Blogs


BuildingsonFire Web Portal  (launching  2011)

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