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Started this discussion. Last reply by John Aldrich Apr 26, 2008.

The A,B,C's or The 1,2,3's............
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Kevin Schroeder May 26, 2008.

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Dave LeBlanc's Blog

Of Falsehoods and Agendas on Backstep Firefighter

Posted on February 26, 2015 at 2:13pm

44.7 Percent on Backstep Firefighter

Posted on December 31, 2014 at 11:29am — 4 Comments

Easy-Button Firefighting on Backstep Firefighter

Posted on December 20, 2014 at 7:13am

Who Looks After The Victims?

Posted on November 18, 2014 at 9:30pm — 3 Comments

Your Eyes Are Useless When the Mind is Blind, Part III

Posted on November 13, 2014 at 5:32pm — 2 Comments

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At 10:50am on November 22, 2014, Marques Bush said…

Great Piece on looking after the citizens. I find it refreshing when Brothers evaluate things for themselves and present facts and yet are said to be causing controversy, and trying to hold the fire service back from progressing. Keep speaking the truth. Many others including myself know exactly what you mean.

At 2:40pm on October 25, 2013, Nick Ledin said…
Dave, I really enjoyed your "Difficult Conversation" blog. Great piece.
At 9:01pm on September 27, 2012, DALE G. PEKEL said…

Hey Dave - Thanks for the invite bro! Tell your friend to email me at and I will forward what I have on the prop. I just finished designing and building a second addition (besides the Denver Hallway). I hope to post a YouTube video on it in the next few weeks.

Hope all is well,


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Mark vonAppen and Dave LeBlanc are now friends
Mar 16
Dave LeBlanc and Ron Smith are now friends
Mar 8
Dave LeBlanc posted a blog post

Of Falsehoods and Agendas on Backstep Firefighter

Challenge what you read.    Dave LeBlancEditor’s Note: The Facebook page below has corrected their post and attribute the error to incorrect second-hand information. The fire department PIO reported that there was no bailout and no firefighter injuries.Every day there is discussion about the “new” tactics and how we should be embracing change and improving our understanding.   Every day someone…See More
Feb 26
Dave LeBlanc's blog post was featured

44.7 Percent on Backstep Firefighter

The numbers don’t matter – Capt. Dave LeBlancAs we continue to discuss the future of the fire service and it’s mission as it relates to fire attack, protecting civilians and our safety, something has become clear.The numbers don’t matter. It was less safe to return from an incident this year than it was to operate on the fireground. 9 out of 87 deaths occurred on the fireground, while actively…See More
Jan 2

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Lives in:
Harwich, MA
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Paid fire department
Professional Qualifications:
Pro Board Certified Fire Officer I, Fire Instructor I, EMT - Basic

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