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Mechanicsville Va Fire

In the video below is a fire that occurred in my home town of Mechanicsville Va. I started my fire department career with the Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department at age 15, and my brother and dad (who is a volly Lt.) still ...

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This is why!

First off I want to give credit where credit is due, I did not find this video on my own I saw it on Jason Jefferies blog “Working The Job” http://workingthejob.blogspot.com/ Jason is a no-nonsense blogger, and he really lets you know ...

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What would you do?

Take a quick look at these pictures. Do you notice anything missing? There is no fireman’s service function on this elevator, so we have no way to control it, or place it in phase 2 operations. This makes this elevator ...

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Sleep

Sleep, you love it, you need it but sadly a lot of us do not get a lot of it, especially when we are on duty. Sleep deprivation can be a major problem in regular people’s overall health, as you know though ...

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Well Run Fire

I have posted videos from this Chief in San Bernadino before, but I can not emphasize how well his fires seem to run. Sure he might only post the good ones, but they are very good. The biggest talking point ...

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June Drill Of The Month

Take a look at the picture above. I noticed these while I was on my beach trip (I told you I can not turn it off) and immediately wondered how to combat them. The reason they are in place is ...

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Back in the Saddle

Well I am back from the beach after attending my brothers wedding in the Outer Banks (and getting a much-needed vacation). Even though I was there to serve in the wedding party, and do wedding things, you all know me ...

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Beach Bound

Just wanted to drop a quick line, im headed to the beach for about 4 days for my brothers wedding. So while posting chances will be limited you know me if something is blog or twitter worthy you will see ...

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