Fire Hoses News & Articles

Fire Hoses News & Articles
Pinching the supply line can spell serious trouble for an interior attack crew; here are ways to keep those lines kink-free.
Preventing back injuries is the only reason you need to buy hose rollers; here are four things to consider before selecting one.
Jake Starr is the founder of Recycled Firefighter, a company that makes accessories out of old fire hose
Fallen Boston firefighter Michael Kennedy’s mother founded the Last Call Foundation, which is funding research into fireproof hoses
Police said he was hit by the hose, wrapped up, and thrown to the ground before he could do anything
The bicyclist was taken to a hospital with scrapes and a broken leg; the line also hit and damaged three cars near the scene
The grant money will buy an SCBA fill station, hoses, thermal imagers and flashlights.
There will be numerous reels for firefighting and rescue applications on display at the Hannay Reels booth designed to maximize vehicle space limitations.
Getting water from a static source to an apparatus is a critical component of rural firefighting; here's the drafting equipment you'll need.
Business Name: HeatSeeker Technology & Design Product: HeatSeeker rehab caps by Firefighter Michael Robinson Website: What exactly is the
Getting the hose off the truck and ready for water is key to a quick knockdown; here are five variations worth a close look.
Loading, cleaning, storing and moving hose imporperly can greatly cut the life of the hose; here's what to do to get the most out of fire hose.
ALBUQUERQUE JOURNAL ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. —The most important tool for firefighters is probably their hoses. Because of this, it is important to make sure fire hoses are not in
ARLINGTON, Texas — The right fielder for the Texas Rangers has purchased a fire truck for his hometown, which lacks proper firefighting equipment. Nelson Cruz is originally
One of the downsides of all this hose-handling activity is that it is all after-action; the fire's been extinguished or the training or hose test is completed and everyone just
The Canada News Wire NORTHBROOK, Ill., — UL is notifying distributors, fire departments, regulatory agencies and Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJs) that the Aquaplus
One of the fundamental tactical functions of an engine company at any fire is to establish an adequate water supply. "Big fires need big water," as noted Chief Alan
The Chattanooga Times Free Press CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — One firefighter was injured Wednesday while fighting a large house fire at 705 Creek Drive. The call went out at 9 a.m.
Crew forced to crawl out of building when hose became inoperable during controlled burn exercise
How many have seen this act play out? The first-arriving company pulls up to a working house fire. They hop off and start pulling lines, sizing up the building and conditions. The

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