Certain fire calls that we respond to will have nothing showing when arriving on scene, causing a need for an investigation. While waiting, the apparatus operator should put the pump in gear to be ready if the situation changes.Getting ready
"Chief Thiel makes avery good point regarding state procurement laws. The public demands our accountability for their tax dollars, but on the other hand, if it's their family that needs the 'blanket,' there is no cost or accountability."
—Al Beardsley in response toHow are a blanket and a bandage different?