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Rick Havrilla
  • 46, Male
  • Nashville, TN
  • United States
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Traditional colors of Apparatus
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Rick Havrilla Dec 3, 2008.


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Lives in:
Nashville, TN
Franklin Fire Department
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Paid fire department
Top issues in your department:
Brotherhood, Mentoring, Pay
Professional Qualifications:
State of Tennessee FF 1, FF 2, Apparatus Operator, Instructor 1; High angle rescue, Industrial FF, confined space rescue, Haz mat tech, Haz mat EMT, Emergency Medical Technician Basic, Associate of Applied Science/ Fire Science
Areas of expertise:
I was good at riding backwards. Always keeping my forcible entry skills up. Safety, safety, safety!
Original from Northwest Indiana, where I started my career with the Chesteron VFD. I worked as an industrial firefighter for 4 years before being hired at Michigan City FD. I was hired on Franklin FD in 97 and have been working here since. I love my job and my family at the station, and truly feel they're an extension of my family at home.

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At 10:34pm on August 27, 2008, Garry W. Neal said…
What's shakin' Magilla?!?!?!
At 10:05am on August 23, 2008, Geoff Manfre said…
Hey brotha. Lets get PP,Miller and some of the other Misfits from the Island of Station #5 on this site.
At 12:45pm on May 9, 2008, Frank Ricci said…
Rick take a look and sign up to our group we could use your input. Tactical Building Blocks & Air Management. If you search groups by most members we are list at the top.
This group will focus on aggressive interior firefighting. We will address tactics that increase your chance of not getting jammed up and cover what actions to undertake if you do.We will cover some big issues as well as small tactical tips

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