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David W. Harper II's Blog – October 2011 Archive (1)

Dual role firefighters? Still in the cards for the future of the Fire Service, or obsolete cost saving system?

Good morning,


1.) What are the thoughts on dual-roled firefighters? (Firefighter/ Medic)  

2.) Do you see this trend continuing in the future?

3.) Does the community seem to benefit from this type of service?  

4.) What draw backs to this trend have you noticed?


I am with an organization that has had FF/Medic's in our system since 1995.  I myself, am a cross trained officer and came in under this new program.  There have been several noted…


Added by David W. Harper II on October 14, 2011 at 5:35am — No Comments

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