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Hannay Reels will showcase hose and cable reels designed for firefighting and rescue applications at the 2014 Fire Department Instructors Conference, April 10-12, 2014, at the ...
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: http://www.firegroundrehab.com/ 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 ...
Anyone can make a decision to use only a single nozzle and try to make all situations fit that nozzle's parameters. This is a false supposition and could create safety issues for ...
Many times we get caught with too many firefighters pushing toward the nozzle and not assisting in manipulating the hose line. Here are a few ideas on how to ensure that the water ...
Pre-connected hose lines are utilized by most departments, and work well in many situations. However, what do we do when the pre-connect is not long enough? ...
Kinks in hose lines will kill firefighters, which is the biggest and worst handicap. Other issues arising out of a kink will be the fire's ability to gain the advantage and grow, ...
By Mara H. Gottfried The St. Paul Pioneer PressST. PAUL, Minn. — A fire hose fell off a fire engine and onto Interstate 94 in St. Paul on Thursday night, damaging four ...
The Times-StandardARCATA, Calif. — The Arcata Fire Protection District purchased a pair of new tools recently, thanks to a $5,000 grant from the Pacific Gas and Electric ...
Applying water to the fire around the steering column caused the blast, according to a report by the department ...