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What’s on the end?

One of the techniques the department I work for utilizes is a leader line for stretches over 300 feet. This leader line is 3 inch hose, dead loaded in the rear next to the 5 inch supply hose. The length ...

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2013 Richmond VA 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

It has been announced via the Richmond Remembers 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/pages/Richmond-Remembers-9-11-Stairclimb/211763862249836 That the 3rd Annual Richmond Va 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb will be Sunday September 8th 2013! More details are to follow. I have had the honor ...

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HITT Treadmill Run

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=04T0oXblRjE] We all know physical fitness is important in the fire service. Cardiovascular disease is the leading killer among firefighters in the line of duty, and several of our brothers and sisters are not living much past their retirement ...

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Summer Time!

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zHztykjqXTE] Well the weather has finally broken here, and it is full on Summer time! As always this brings about unique challenges for us as we still have to deal with the routine emergencies, yet the conditions in which ...

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Another Example of Transitional Attack

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZW8FhFpCB0w] It is no secret that I think helmet cams, and cameras in general are great. Sure now we are always “on air” and a fire in your area could be on YouTube before you even finish draining the water ...

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May Drill Of The Month: Engine Company EMS

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GwZdLUff9bg] After taking a month off due to all of the time-consuming activities Drill of the Month is BACK! In the above video, we see an Engine company performing EMS on a victim. Every since the advent of Fire Service ...

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The Motorized “360”

Wal-Mart, Target, Home Depot, Toys R Us, or various other chain and brand name stores. No matter the name they go under they all have one thing in common. THEY ARE HUGE! They also provide a very difficult fire problem ...

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