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D.C. Battalion Chief Tony Carroll is bringing a new element to his long-running Mayday Monday series: long-form videos that focus on the incidents in question. In the inaugural video, Tony speaks with Pete Van Dorpe and Bobby Halton about the death of Chicago (IL) Fire Captain Herbie Johnson.
The city of Madison Fire Department officially takes over fire protection responsibilities for town residents at midnight on Sunday in preparation for the eventual dissolution of the town of Madison in two years.
In this “Homegrown” Training Minutes video, Mark Gregory, Jim Sandas, and other members of PL Vulcan continue their look at operational details for rescuing a victim with an extremity trapped in an auger.