New Safety Features in 1998 Model Vehicles

Understand the extent of the 'New Technology' features of 1998 model year vehicles.


Task: Using this list, inspect 1998 model year vehicle identify location and operation of various new technology features and determine changes necessary in your department's current vehicle rescue standard operating guidelines.


Ron Moore, a Firehouse? contributing editor, is a battalion chief and the training officer for the McKinney, TX, Fire Department. He also authors a monthly online article in the Firehouse.com ?MembersZone? and serves as the Forum Moderator for the extrication section of the Firehouse.com website. Moore can be contacted directly at Rmoore@firehouse.com.