No part of the country is immune from a natural or man-made disaster. You should be thinking of not only getting your equipment and facilities prepped, but also your personnel for the disasters you can prepare for.
Rehab can last for weeks
More than 30 percent of the nation is obese (not just overweight) and this percentage has increased dramatically in the past 20 years. And firefighters aren't exempt from this trend. Managing your weight will decrease injury and increase efficiency.Preventative measures