Emergency Vehicle Technician Brian Brown on High-Tech Apparatus Components

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Firehouse.com writer Ed Ballam talks with Chief Brian Brown with the South Metro Fire Rescue Authority Fleet Services Bureau in Centennial, CO. Brown is an award-winning emergency vehicle fire apparatus technician level I and II and an academy instructor for the Colorado Fire Mechanics Association.

Chief Brown shares his thoughts on the proper way to maintain high-tech apparatus and components advising fire departments to inspect and test all functions of apparatus, document the findings and repair deficient items immediately.

This podcast is part of a year-long series that explores the recommendations and philosophies of manufacturers and maintenance crews. The series continues on page 90 of the August issue of Firehouse Magazine and continues with the links below.

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