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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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Simple Face Piece Enhancement

Do you ever have the problem on the fireground of not knowing who you are talking to? Sure we all have identifiers, apparatus or station numbers on our helmets, name tails on our coats, or even identifiers on our airpacks. Sometimes they are ...

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Traditions Training Coming To West Point VFD

Coming VERY, VERY soon to the West Point (VA) Volunteer Fire Department Traditions Training (www.traditionstraining.com) will be offering there 16 hour Forcible Entry Academy! This is sure to be some excellent hands on training with top-level instructors that teach al over ...

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How can we stop the real killer?

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KU05-OahbvY] The video shows the example of a working fire, and 2 victims being removed. The company on scene did a great job, getting to and removing the victims. However even with their great efforts both victims died http://www.enewspf.com/latest-news/latest-local/34880-two-dead-following-fire-at-ash-street-cooperative.html . ...

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