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Joe Kvacik
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Michael Yinhar replied to Joe Kvacik's discussion What to Carry in the group Structural Collapse Rescue
"hope this is useful this what I have in my ready sack I'm in the Reserves and am called from home in an collapse incident here in Israel they're not in order of importance and I'm sure to have forgotten something some ear plugs First…"
Oct 7, 2010
David O. Couvelha replied to Joe Kvacik's discussion What to Carry in the group Structural Collapse Rescue
"Here's a link to FEMA's site where you can download the FOG either as a pdf or MSWord file:"
Aug 27, 2010
Michael Yinhar replied to Joe Kvacik's discussion What to Carry in the group Structural Collapse Rescue
"G******** What is and where can one get the FEMA FOG manual ? Michael Yinhar"
Aug 25, 2010
Chris Rios and Joe Kvacik are now friends
Jul 17, 2009
Joe Kvacik added a discussion to the group Structural Collapse Rescue

What to Carry

I am new to this whole thing and just starting out in the Tech Rescue / Collapse team. I was wondering what everyone carried with them (personally) when deployed on a Collapse incident. Is there something that you carry that you would recommend others carrying? Can you give me a basic list on things to carry...Hammer, tape measure, speed square, level,pencils...ThanksSee More
Jun 18, 2009
Joe Kvacik joined John O'Connell's group

Structural Collapse Rescue

discuss issues, incidents, causes and prevention of Structural collapse in rescue operations
Jun 18, 2009
Joe Kvacik joined Todd Kornacki's group

Fire Marshals Office/Arson Investigation

To Discuss matters relating to the FMO and Arson Investigation.
Jun 18, 2009
Joe Kvacik joined Art Bloomer's group

Technical Rescue

Does your department have technical rescue capabilities? What kind of problems are you facing in regards to staffing, training and equipment? If you have any gadgets or special techniques, this is the place to share them.
Jun 18, 2009

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At 10:02pm on January 24, 2009, Ray McCormack said…
Thank You Joe
At 8:43am on January 24, 2009, Ray McCormack said…
Hi Joe
Would you be willing to send me copy of Sunset Plaza fire photo and the story behind it. Contact me at .
Thanks Bro

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