Tag Archives: Truck Company Operations

Truck Company Makes the Hit With A Can!

Bellerose NY firefighters arrived to find a small fire working inside a store front. They quickly forced entry and used a water can extinguisher to gain control of the fire. Video courtesy of  jdegs318 Be sure to sign up below for up to the minute updates and job opening! Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: ...

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Close Call: Firefighter Breaks Wrist Using K-Saw on a Job

A brother firefighter would like to share his experience while cutting a chain link on a job.  The firefighter suffered a broken wrist during this incident. The amazing part of this is he continued to work at the fire with a broken wrist. This article is from FF/PM Michael Torres. The accident was from a candidate that he know. Thanks ...

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Threading The Needle When Positioning The Truck “Chicago Style”

Chicago FD Tower Ladder 23 setting up for water tower ops at an extra alarm fire last weekend. If you are the driver of any aerial apparatus, how comfortable are you putting the rig wherever it needs to be to maximize performance? Do you practice setting up in unique and unconventional locations or do you set up in a predetermined ...

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