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Mobile Apparatus: United States v Europe

I was recently directed to an article written by George Potter by a Chief in Chile, which compares North American Fire and Rescue vehicles…

Started by Chris Gannon

0 Apr 25, 2010

Western Maine Fire Attack School

Hey, for anyone interested we've got a great school here in western Maine. This year the White Mtn National Forest is offering the Wildland…

Started by Vicki Schmidt

0 Apr 18, 2010

Fireworks and LP Gas: Good Mixture?

Do you see the problem here? Sorry about the picture, I had to use the camera on my phone and it just didn’t turn out. Click on the pictur…

Started by Jason Hoevelmann

2 Apr 18, 2010
Reply by Dan Rice

Cleveland Load

Does your department use the Cleveland load? If so, how do you use it and do you have any problems with it?

Started by Collin Skipper

6 Apr 16, 2010
Reply by Collin Skipper

Sears Salute to Heroes Sale - April 17, 11 AM to 2 PM.

Are you a local hero? If you’re a veteran, a firefighter, teacher, hospital staffer, with the police or military, the answer is yes! Sears…

Started by shana Weiss

0 Apr 16, 2010

Entanglement Awareness: Part 4

Not much to say. This shows some great techniques. Keep training and something different coming tomorrow. More from Captain Pekel.

Started by Jason Hoevelmann

0 Apr 14, 2010

Entanglement Awareness: Part 3

Here is part three of this series from Dale Pekel. Dale is a Captain from Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. I failed to mention Dale in the prior posts…

Started by Jason Hoevelmann

0 Apr 13, 2010

Entanglement Awareness: Part 2

Here is the second video on entanglement and having the right tools to get yourself out of a bad situation. Remember, having these tools ma…

Started by Jason Hoevelmann

0 Apr 12, 2010

Door Hinge Tool

A co-worker showed me a homemade door hinge tool that he used to keep a door open. It was made out of a piece of angle iron and a hook that…

Started by Pete Garcia

6 Apr 11, 2010
Reply by David Dionne

Entanglement Awareness: Part 1

This video is one of a series that explains how to identify, prevent and remove entanglement hazards. It is very basic and very well explai…

Started by Jason Hoevelmann

0 Apr 11, 2010


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