Every day in some part of the world, the fire service is called upon to battle some form of major emergency. In the old days, we were primarily concerned with fighting fires. The classic fires of the past still crop up from time to time, but the list of things for which we must be prepared has surely grown over the years.
Now there is no telling what we will be facing as we roll forth on our Fire Chariots. No matter what the cause, we always seem to be starting off at some form of disadvantage or another. Usually there is a lot more of an emergency than there is fire department to combat it. We are the David