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The Rookie Firefighter’s Top 10 Tools – Part 2 | FireFighterToolBox

The Rookie Firefighter’s Top 10 Tools – Part 2 | FireFighterToolBox

Rookie firefighters are expected to know all of the equipment that is on their fire truck.  The great rookie firefighter knows the following about their truck’s equipment: how to use it, when to use it, and where everything is located.  It takes time, effort, and consistency in building this mastery.

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Smooth Bore Nozzle Advancement – Fire Engineering Training Community

Smooth Bore Nozzle Advancement – Fire Engineering Training Community

For years nearly every nozzle manufacture has been attempting to bring some type of new and attractive technology to the tried and true smooth bore.  

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The Rookie Firefighters Top 10 Tools – Part 1 | FireFighterToolBox

The Rookie Firefighters Top 10 Tools – Part 1 | FireFighterToolBox

Rookie firefighters are expected to know all of the equipment that is on their fire truck. The great rookie firefighter knows the following about their truck’s equipment: how to use it, when to use it, andwhere everything is located. It takes time, effort, and consistency in building this mastery.  In this article,...

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Crews Respond To House Fire In High Point, 9 Displaced 

Crews Respond To House Fire In High Point, 9 Displaced 

      Firefighters are responding to a house fire in High Point.

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Hedges Leather Product Review 2015

Hedges Leather Product Review 2015

Hedges Leather Product Review 2015 Shield and Koozie If you’re on Facebook much and follow companies that cater to the fire service, you have probably seen the increase in leather products being made by firefighters for firefighters. While looking for a new shield, I came across a company out of Texas by the name...

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Fire Department Ranks In Top 100 In US

Fire Department Ranks In Top 100 In US

The High Point Fire Department, including the emergency communications system and water supply system, has been named one of the top 97 fire departments in the United States.

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Video: Car Crashes Into High Point Church

Video: Car Crashes Into High Point Church

A car drove into a church in High Point Wednesday morning.High Point firefighters and police responded to Oakview Baptist Church located at 810 Oakview Road.

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Car Collides With Power Pole In High Point

Car Collides With Power Pole In High Point

A vehicle collided with a power pole in High Point Tuesday evening.

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SecondAlarmCustomLeather.com

SecondAlarmCustomLeather.com

Last month I posted some pictures on Facebook of my new truck belt that I received from SecondAlarmCustomLeather.com, let me say I was blown away with the attention to detail put into this belt. I have been assigned to two different ladder companies since 2010, and I am always looking for ways to make the job easier. From...

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Photos: Crews Respond To Working House Fire On Fairlane

Photos: Crews Respond To Working House Fire On Fairlane

Crews from the High Point Fire Department responded to a house fire in a single story residence on Fairlane at Old Mill. Engines: 5, 4, 13, 26 Ladder: 4 Rescue: 1 BC: 1 [Show as slideshow] ...

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NC Fire News

Video: West Market Street Reopens After Fire

West Market Street is closed near Friendway Road due to a fire.


Video: Tractor-Trailer Driver Killed In Wreck 

The driver of the tractor-trailer, L. B. Williams, died on the scene


Video: Volunteer Firefighter Rescued After Serious Wreck 

A volunteer firefighter was one of at least two injured 


Video: Winston-Salem Firefighter Recruits Use Controlled Burn As Training Exercise

It started with small fires in bales of hay and ended with a house consumed in flames, just for the experience

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Video: Special Camera Helps Durham Firefighters Save Man

A Durham man is recovering at the hospital Sunday after firefighters carried him to safety from a burning home.

 


Video: Fayetteville Family Forced Out Of Home By Fire

A Fayetteville family is in need of a place to stay

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Video: Child Accidentally Sparks House Fire

A child accidentally set a house ablaze

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Firefighters Hit The Ice For A Benefit

Firefighters will be “sticking-it to cancer” with a hockey game benefit on Sunday.


Video: Firefighters Struggle With Grief After Fatal House Fire

The mood at the E.M. Holt Fire Department


Charlotte High-Rise Growth Creates Firefighter Challenges

Towering above Charlotte’s recent apartment boom are several high-rise projects


House Fire Displaces Man in Midway

House Fire Displaces Man in Midway

One person has been displaced

Midway Fire & Rescue

 


One Year Later: Lessons Learned From Elm Street Fire

This Friday marks one year since an auto shop fire injured four Greensboro firefighters


Photos: Greensboro Firefighters Rescue Person From House Fire

 Firefighters in Greensboro are investigating a house fire


Wednesday Morning Fire Damages Fayetteville Home

Firefighters were called to a burning Fayetteville home


Video: Firefighters Battle House Fire At The Crossings Golf Course In Durham

Firefighters battled a massive house fire


Photos: Early Morning Fire Guts Old Dock Elementary School in Columbus County

Fire gutted the main building at Old Dock Elementary School


Video: Criminal Investigation Underway For Fatal House Fire In Wilmington

Investigators believe a fatal house fire


Photos: Firefighter Injured When Fire Truck Overturns in South Charlotte

Fire truck crash in south Charlotte.

 


Video: Three Adults, Five Children Displaced By House Fire

Video: Three Adults, Five Children Displaced By House Fire

Three adults and five children were displaced after an early morning electrical fire


Video: Fire At Hickory Hosiery Mill Was Arson

 The fire at the Hickory hosiery mill was set on purpose.


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US Fire News

Video: Fresno Firefighter Critical After Falling Through Roof Of Burning Home

Video: Fresno Firefighter Critical After Falling Through Roof Of Burning Home

A Fresno firefighter is in critical condition


Phoenix Underpaid 192 Firefighters For Up To 4 Years

Phoenix Underpaid 192 Firefighters For Up To 4 Years

A payroll error that resulted in 192 Phoenix firefighters being underpaid


‘Mayday! Mayday!’ How A Firefighter Lost His Life

‘Mayday! Mayday!’ How A Firefighter Lost His Life

“Mayday! Mayday! Mayday! We have a firefighter down!”


Video: Buffalo Firefighters Rescue Man from Blaze

Video: Buffalo Firefighters Rescue Man from Blaze

A man rescued from a burning East side home


Video: Fire Engulfs Abandoned Philadelphia Store

Video: Fire Engulfs Abandoned Philadelphia Store

 Firefighters were on the scene of a three alarm fire  FOX 29 News Philadelphia...


Photos: Fire Raging Out-Of-Control In Edgewater, New Jersey

Photos: Fire Raging Out-Of-Control In Edgewater, New Jersey

The fire broke out inside the Avalon apartment complex 


Video: Bel Air Paramedic Killed By Utility Truck While Trying To Reach Injured Person

Video: Bel Air Paramedic Killed By Utility Truck While Trying To Reach Injured Person

A Harford County volunteer firefighter was killed


$500K Gift To Fire Dept. Closes Firm’s Chap. 9 Role

$500K Gift To Fire Dept. Closes Firm’s Chap. 9 Role

A global law firm that billed Detroit taxpayers millions 


Video:10 Killed In 4 Separate Fires in SC

Video:10 Killed In 4 Separate Fires in SC

Authorities in South Carolina are investigating 


Video: Boston Firefighters Injured in Four-Alarm Blaze

Video: Boston Firefighters Injured in Four-Alarm Blaze

 Boston and Brookline fire departments responded to a four-alarm fire   


Video: Maine Apartment Fire Claims Sixth Victim

Video: Maine Apartment Fire Claims Sixth Victim

Firefighters work to douse a fire


Audio/Video: Detroit Firefighter Falls from Tower Ladder

Audio/Video: Detroit Firefighter Falls from Tower Ladder

 A Detroit firefighter is in stable condition


Video: Three Buffalo, N.Y. Firefighters, Cop Hurt in Suspicious Fire

Video: Three Buffalo, N.Y. Firefighters, Cop Hurt in Suspicious Fire

Three firefighters and a police officer were injured 


Oakland Rope Rescue

Oakland Rope Rescue

Two window washers had to be rescued


Man Rescued from Fire in Everett, Wa

Man Rescued from Fire in Everett, Wa

Everett firefighters were dispatched


Video: Welding Causes Los Angeles Pier Fire

Video: Welding Causes Los Angeles Pier Fire

A spark from a welder’s torch


Video: 4 Kids Dead, 2 Adults Injured In Roseland Fire

Video: 4 Kids Dead, 2 Adults Injured In Roseland Fire

 Four children were killed and two adults were seriously injured


40% Of DC’s Ladder Trucks Fail Inspection

40% Of DC’s Ladder Trucks Fail Inspection

Forty percent of the ladder trucks in the District of Columbia have been taken out...


San Diego Should Hire More Firefighters

San Diego Should Hire More Firefighters

San Diego should hire more firefighters


Video: Fort Lauderdale’s Firehouse 2 Ranked Busiest

Video: Fort Lauderdale’s Firehouse 2 Ranked Busiest

“No one runs as many calls as we do,”  


Video: Fire Truck Falls Into Hole

Video: Fire Truck Falls Into Hole

Officials with the Summersville VFD


New York’s Bravest Rescue 3 Kids Trapped In Blaze

New York’s Bravest Rescue 3 Kids Trapped In Blaze

Firefighters rescued three children Tuesday  


Video: Arson Investigators Looking Into S. 4th Street Bar Fire

Video: Arson Investigators Looking Into S. 4th Street Bar Fire

Arson investigators are looking into who and what caused a  fire      


Photos: Seattle Home Damaged In Suspicious Fire

Photos: Seattle Home Damaged In Suspicious Fire

A home in the Roosevelt neighborhood of Seattle


Video: Cause Determined in Brooklyn Fire That Claimed FDNY Officer

Video: Cause Determined in Brooklyn Fire That Claimed FDNY Officer

FDNY Lt. killed in high rise fire


Fort Worth Firefighter Hurt in Ceiling Collapse

Fort Worth Firefighter Hurt in Ceiling Collapse

A Mayday was called early Friday morning  


Video: Retired Fire Chief Named FDNY Commissioner

Video: Retired Fire Chief Named FDNY Commissioner

Mayor Bill de Blasio appointed Daniel Nigro Friday       


Video: Memphis Firefighters Caught in Collapse

Video: Memphis Firefighters Caught in Collapse

Officials say four Memphis firefighters were rescued from a burning building


Video: Firefighters Fight Flames On Jasper Street

Video: Firefighters Fight Flames On Jasper Street

Firefighters attacked the flames through the front door  


Firefighter Hurt At South Side Fire

Firefighter Hurt At South Side Fire

A Chicago firefighter was hospitalized    


Video: 5-Alarm Construction Project Fire Causes Building Collapse

Video: 5-Alarm Construction Project Fire Causes Building Collapse

An apartment complex under construction


Video: Buffalo Firefighters Make Valiant Rescue Attempt

Video: Buffalo Firefighters Make Valiant Rescue Attempt

Just before 7 a.m. Sunday firefighters arrived on the scene


Video: Fire At Old American Furniture Plant In Martinsville

Video: Fire At Old American Furniture Plant In Martinsville

A huge fire burned for several hours


Explosives Force Kingsport Firefighters to Evacuate | Model City Firefighter

Explosives Force Kingsport Firefighters to Evacuate | Model City Firefighter

The loud air horns blasts and “Everyone Evacuate “   More News and...


Video: Firefighter Critically Injured While Training In Selma

Video: Firefighter Critically Injured While Training In Selma

A Valley firefighter suffered a training tragedy


Video: Firefighter Killed After Falling Off Dallas Bridge

Video: Firefighter Killed After Falling Off Dallas Bridge

  A firefighter with Dallas Fire – Rescue 


Video:  Fire Trucks & Food

Video: Fire Trucks & Food

We all have to shop for food, but what about firefighters doing it while on the clock? NBC-2.com...


Video: Getting To The Bottom of Don Austin’s Resignation

Video: Getting To The Bottom of Don Austin’s Resignation

Buried in this week’s news was the story of yet another    


The Fire Was Nearly Gone, But Then Came The Crash

The Fire Was Nearly Gone, But Then Came The Crash

Detroit firefighters made their way into the house  


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