Do you know how to fill the can? We all know the can is a valuable piece of equipment on the truck. The can can be used on small fires to extinguish them before the engine gets the line stretched. It can also be used to protect the search by helping keep fire in the room of origin.
But in order to fully tap into its potential the can needs to be…
Posted on August 11, 2019 at 3:30pm
I would think it’s safe to say that practically every truck company in the US carries a K-12, whether Partner, Stihl, or Husqvarna. Departments without dedicated trucks often carry these versatile saws on their engines. Obviously we also find them on squads and heavy rescue companies.
They are a great tool to have and if you’re lucky you have at least two. There’s a lot that can be…Continue
Posted on June 4, 2019 at 3:22pm
A couple of weeks ago I had the honor to deliver a short invocation at the inaugural Deep South Fire Conference in Birmingham, Alabama. What follows is an updated format.
If you are reading this, you have probably heard of Andy Fredericks? You’ve probably also heard of “Andy’s Ambassadors”. You…Continue
Posted on April 9, 2019 at 11:45am
Last week I came across a post on Facebook titled “Dailey’s Top 10 to SGMs, in his own words”. Dailey is Daniel A. Dailey, Sergeant Major of the Army. For those that do not know, the SGM of the Army is the top enlisted position in the United States Army. He is a combat infantry veteran, an Army Ranger, and has received numerous awards including the Bronze Star numerous times. I really enjoyed reading through these and thought they…Continue
Posted on November 28, 2018 at 1:36pm