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The collision ripped lights off the engine, damaged a water pump and hose, dented the roof and destroyed other tools ...
With the different financing options, it is important to know where the department wants to be at the end of the payment schedule. ...
Emergency vehicle repair experts weigh in on how to keep your engine in fighting form. ...
The fire truck was surrounded by 130,000-volt power lines, one burned nearly through a back hand rail. ...
Knowing the difference between what you need and what you want will make you a smarter shopper when it is time to buy your next engine. ...
These unwieldy beasts make up a large percentage of apparatus crashes; follow these sound safety procedures to tame that beast and keep firefighters safe. ...
More than a shiny place to mount the Q, planning the front bumper function is a big part of specifying a new truck. ...
Each grant is worth $50K; one will help buy a new ambulance, the other will go toward a new pumper. ...
Both trucks being replaces are more than 30 years old; mayor objects to the purchase saying money is not available. ...
Two firefighters were ejected and three had to be extricated; two are in critical condition and three are in serious condition. ...
Gary Lee Philpot, 34, was released from duty because he did not comply with the terms of his probationary status ...
Grants can be used for repairing, building or renovating facilities, new equipment purchase, debt reduction and training and certification of staff. ...
After a lifetime of building aluminum trucks, E-One rolled out a 105-foot steel tower. ...
The recalls are related to sudden engine shut down and malfunctioning handles that may cause doors to open during a crash. ...
Like beauty, perfection is in the eye of the beholder, and when it comes to ladder trucks, truckies have a keener sense than most of what makes a perfect truck. ...
Restored with care and love or rusting alone in a forgotten field, old fire trucks contain what we value most — stories. ...
One firefighter is in critical condition; the others were transported to a hospital, with undisclosed injuries. ...
It's a big purchase that's meant to last a long time; fire truck buying is not something any department can afford to get wrong. ...
Firefighter Patrick Cullum discusses the pain and lessons from an incident that killed Chief Kenneth Lehr and his desire to honor his mentor and friend. ...
Roadsides are among the most dangerous environments firefighters and medics enter; here are ways to keep your crew safe on scene. ...