Firehouse

June 2011

Firefighters battle a four-alarm fire in Leominster, MA, involving a large, 2½-story/three-story wood-frame structure on March 5, 2011. The fire had a good start prior to arrival and heavy fire was on the second and third floors. Mutual aid was called from six departments.

Dedication: This month’s Firehouse® is dedicated to Firefighter Larry Gressett Sr., 33, of the Toomsuba, MS, Volunteer Fire Department; Firefighter Thomas V. Regan, 82, of the Garden City Park, NY, Fire Department; Firefighter/ Forest Ranger Technician Donald R. Lam, 58, of the Kentucky Division of Forestry in Frankfort, KY; Firefighter/Paramedic Glenn L. Allen, 61, of the Los Angeles, CA, Fire Department; and Chief Chris Stock, 49, of the Westport, KY, Volunteer Fire Department, who died in the line of duty, February 2011

Cover by: Michael S. LaPrade

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Fire Technology: Preparing for Coexistence

Fire Technology: Preparing for Coexistence

Trainer's Guide

Trainer's Guide

Lincoln Hose Company

Lincoln Hose Company

April 21, 2011
From Smeal Fire Apparatus
Coolville, OH, Fire Department

Coolville, OH, Fire Department

April 21, 2011
From Sutphen Corporation
Elizabeth, NJ, Fire Department

Elizabeth, NJ, Fire Department

April 20, 2011
From Spartan ERV (Emergency Response Vehicles)
Saddle Brook, NJ, Hook and Ladder Company

Saddle Brook, NJ, Hook and Ladder Company

April 20, 2011
The Windy Hill Fire Department

The Windy Hill Fire Department

April 20, 2011
From KME Fire Apparatus
Newark, NJ, Fire Department

Newark, NJ, Fire Department

April 21, 2011
From Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc.
West End Volunteer Fire District

West End Volunteer Fire District

April 20, 2011
From Danko Emer. Equip. Co.
Troy, IL, Fire Protection District

Troy, IL, Fire Protection District

April 20, 2011
From American LaFrance, LLC
Seabrook, TX

Seabrook, TX

March 25, 2011
From Seabrook, TX, Fire Department
Fairlawn, NJ

Fairlawn, NJ

March 25, 2011
From Fairlawn, NJ, FireDepartment
Secaucus, NJ

Secaucus, NJ

April 20, 2011
Brooklyn, NY

Brooklyn, NY

March 25, 2011
Fire Apparatus

Fire Apparatus

From Spartan ERV (Emergency Response Vehicles)
Pre-Plan Diagrams

Pre-Plan Diagrams

From The Cad Zone, Inc.
Flame Detectors

Flame Detectors

From MSA Company
Fire-Rescue Work Light

Fire-Rescue Work Light

From Streamlight, Inc.
Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus

Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus

From Draeger
Suction Hose

Suction Hose

From AWG Fittings
Single Connection Coupler

Single Connection Coupler

From Amkus, Inc.
Rescue Tool

Rescue Tool

From Channellock, Inc.
 

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