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  1. Manhattan Crane Collapse: First-Due Rescue Company Operations

    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 1 May 2008

    Tom Donnelly This article focuses on initial rescue company operations at a collapse. This operation lasted ..... operation but rather takes a look at initial rescue company operations and rescue company tactics that fire department rescue/US&R

  2. "Man In Machine" Response Challenges FDNY Rescue Company 3

    Online Articles

    Mon, 22 Aug 2005

    By George Healy Forty years ago, FDNY's Rescue Company 3 was summoned to the emergency room of Lincoln Hospital ..... scene. Members assembled the tools and equipment the rescue company officer ordered them to utilize for this sort of entrapment

  1. The Rescue Company - CAR IN A CANAL

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Dec 2003

    At 1523 HOURS.on April 1, 2003, the City of Miramar (FL).Fire Rescue Department's Dive Rescue Team (DRT) responded to a report of a car in a canal along the Florida Turnpike in the area where the turnpike intersects with I-75. The turnpike at this location is also the dividing point between Dade ...

  2. Sandy Hook Chief Speaks Out On Mutual Aid, Community Responses

    Online Articles

    Tue, 18 Dec 2012

    FireChief.com: By Janet Wilmoth Newtown (CT) - William Halstead, chief of Sandy Hook (CT) Volunteer Fire & Rescue Company , expressed his gratitude for the offers of support from across the United States in the aftermath of the devastating

  3. Patient Packaging for Rope Rescue Operations

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Sep 2008

    operations is a skill that all rescue company members must possess. Rapid ..... ONE-INCH TUBULAR WEBBING Most rescue company firefighters carry a 24-foot ..... until it becomes second nature; a rescue company firefighter in a rope rescue operation

  4. RESCUE AND SQUAD COMPANY OPERATIONS

    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 1 Sep 2005

    T he rescue company is one of the most versatile and highest ..... found in the fire service. The fire rescue company is usually set up to perform everyday ..... Click here to enlarge image The heavy rescue company also operates at most working fires

  5. THE BACKUP HOSELINE

    Magazine Articles

    Sat, 1 Apr 2006

    companies, one truck company, one rescue company , and a chief has just been dispatched ..... According to a radio report, the rescue company is about to enter the building to ..... building besides Engine 33. The rescue company was doing a search, probably

  6. St. Louis Firefighter Derek D. Martin recipient of 2003 Ray Downey Courage and Valor Award

    Online Articles

    Fri, 11 Apr 2003

    of injuries sustained while attempting to rescue his colleague, 38-year-old Captain Robert Bruce Morrison of Rescue Company 1, during a fire at the Gravois Refrigeration Company in St. Louis on May 3, 2002. In accepting the Courage and

  7. Volunteer Fire Department Consolidation in Pennsylvania

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 22 Jul 2014

    they are most needed based upon risk analysis, not just because a fire company 'wants' to be a truck company or rescue company . Over extended time periods, this will save money by reducing the number of apparatus in the field. But I do not

  8. Fire Safety: Responsibility and Response Ability, Part 2

    Online Articles

    Wed, 30 Apr 2014

    associate degree in fire science and earned professional certification in emergency management through the state of Pennsylvania. He is also a volunteer firefighter with the West Hempfield (PA) Fire & Rescue Company .