NC fire chief was on his way to accept an award. He died in a fiery crash on I-40.

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National Stop The Bleed Day Don’t Throw Away the Basics

Accidents and trauma are the 4th leading cause of death in the United States.    The top cause of preventable death in trauma is bleeding. 20% of people who have died from traumatic injuries coul... Read More...

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There’s No Place Like Foam

When it comes to hazardous materials, the one class that you will come in contact with more than any other is DOT Hazard Class 3, Flammable Liquids. Flammable liquids include materials such as gasoli... Read More...

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Technology is nothing...

Technology. Some futurists say that the next human evolution will be humans and technology merging together. When you think about it maybe we are already headed in that direction. How lost are you if... Read More...

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The Active Shooter Threat: Equipment Considerations

The threat of active shooters and active assailants continues. In the time between the publication of the last article in this series and this article, the United States experienced the deadliest mas... Read More...

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Social Media Outreach Becomes Christmas Miracle

Social Media has a negative connotation for some. I’m sure you’ve seen and heard nightmare stories about how it has ruined reputations, careers, business, etc. I agree; it can absolutely have a negat... Read More...

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Engaging Future Leaders

One aspect of my job that I enjoy most is traveling to fire service events and having the opportunity to address audiences who are interested in learning about the work being performed by the Congres... Read More...

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The Building Blocks of a Winning Team

As America’s fire service witnesses the retirements of the baby boomers, it is critical that leadership continues to build solid winning teams. It is important that we drill into the heart of what it... Read More...

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Benhaven Volunteer Fire Dept.

Benhaven Volunteer Fire Dept.

2016 Rosenbauer Commander Custom Side Mount Pumper w/Cummins ISL engine, 1500 GPM Hale pump, 1000 gal. UPF tank, multiplex elecrical system with dual displays.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Butner Public Safety

Butner Public Safety

Rosenbauer FX Commercial Side Mount Pumper w/Freightliner 114D chassis, 400 HP Cummins ISL Engine, 1500 GPM Rosenbauer “N” Series pump, 750 gal. UPF tank, wireless FireCom intercom.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Clinch Mountain Volunteer Fire Dept.

Clinch Mountain Volunteer Fire Dept.

Rosenbauer FX Side Mount Rescue Pumper w/Freightliner M2 106 plus Rosenbauer Smart Cab, Cummins ISL 350 engine, 750 GPM Waterous pump, 500/20 gal. UPF tank, enclosed pump panel.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Drewry Volunteer Fire Department

Drewry Volunteer Fire Department

Rosenbauer FX Custom Side Mount Pumper w/Rosenbauer Commander 4000 chassis, 450 HP Cummins ISL9 engine, 1500 GPM Waterous pump, 1000 gal. UPF tank, front airbags.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Mars Hill Fire Department

Mars Hill Fire Department

Rosenbauer Top Mount Commercial Pumper/Tanker with Freightliner M2 112 two door chassis, 540 HP Cummins ISL engine, 1500 GPM Hale pump, 1000 water/25 foam UPF tank.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Ranger Fire Department

Ranger Fire Department

2018 Rosenbauer Commercial Tanker w/Kenworth T440 chassis, PX-9EV 450 HP engine, 750 GPM Hale Q-Flo pump, 2000 gal. UPF tank, 6 Whelen M9 LED surface mounted scene lights.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Second District VFD

Second District VFD

2017 Rosenbauer Commercial Top Mount Pumper w/Freightliner M2 106 chassis, 350 HP Cummins ISL engine, 1500 GPM Hale DSD pump, 1000 gal. UPF tank, 2 overpump preconnected crosslays.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Supply Fire Department

Supply Fire Department

Rosenbauer FX Commercial Top Mount Pumper w/Cummins ISL9 45 HP engine, Rosenbauer Commander 4000 chassis, 1500 GPM Hale pump, 1500/20 UPF tank, Foam Pro 1600, EZ climb ladder.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Town of Tabor City Fire Dept.

Town of Tabor City Fire Dept.

2017 Rosenbauer Commercial Tanker w/Freightliner chassis, 400 HP Cummins ISL engine, 750 GPM Hale DSD pump, 3000 gal. UPF tank, ZICO Quick-Lift hydraulic portable tank mountain system.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Town of Tabor City Fire Dept.

Town of Tabor City Fire Dept.

2017 Rosenbauer Commercial Tanker w/Freightliner chassis, 400 HP Cummins ISL engine, 750 GPM Hale DSD pump, 3000 gal. UPF tank, 2 Fire Research Evolution LED telescoping scene lights.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Damascus Volunteer Fire Dept

Damascus Volunteer Fire Dept

2017 Rosenbauer Commercial Tanker w/Cummins 300 HP engine, Freightliner chassis, 500 GPM Darley pump, 2000 gal. UPF tank, 6 Whelen LED scene lights, LED lighting package.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Pine Terrace Volunteer Fire Dept.

Pine Terrace Volunteer Fire Dept.

2017 Rosenbauer Commercial Top Mount Pumper w/Freightliner chassis, Cummins 330 HP engine, 1500 GPM Hale pump, 1000 gal. UPF tank, Elkhart built-in foam eductor system.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Bahama Fire Department

Bahama Fire Department

2017 Anchor-Richey EVS Flatbed Brush Truck w/Dodge chassis, 6.7 liter Cummins diesel engine, 300 GPM Hale pump, 300 gal. poly tank, 12 volt LED extendable scene lights, custom tool mounting.

Provided By Anchor-Richey EVS
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Boydton Volunteer Fire Dept.

Boydton Volunteer Fire Dept.

2017 Anchor-Richey EVS Flatbed Brush Truck w/Ford chassis, 6.4 liter gasoline engine, 245 GPM Hale HPXB-200 pump, 225 gal. poly tank, dry reel for storage of forestry hose.

Provided By Anchor-Richey EVS
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East Howesville Volunteer Fire Dept.

East Howesville Volunteer Fire Dept.

2017 Ferrara Cinder Chassis HD77 w/450 hp Cummins engine, 1750 GP Hale QMax pump, Q2b, front discharge, full complement ground ladders, 6 man cab.

Provided By C&C Fire Apparatus of NC
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Bristol Fire Department

Bristol Fire Department

2017 Spartan/Smeal 75’ Quint Aerial w/Spartan Metro Star chassis, Cummins engine, 2000 GPM Waterous pump, 500 gal. UPF tank, Smeal GS-36 hot dip galvanized substructure.

Provided By Atlantic Coast Fire Trucks
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Gastonia Fire Dept.

Gastonia Fire Dept.

2017 Smeal 75’ Aerial Ladder w/Spartan Gladiator EMFD chassis, Cummins engine, 2000 GPM Waterous pump, 500 gal. UPF tank, rear aerial access, Smeal positional waterway.

Provided By Atlantic Coast Fire Trucks
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Lincolnton Fire Dept.

Lincolnton Fire Dept.

2017 Smeal Custom Mid-Ship Pumper/Engine w/Spartan Metro-Star EMFD chassis, Cummins engine, 2000 GPM Waterous pump, 1000 gal. UPF tank, custom low hose bed design.

Provided By Atlantic Coast Fire Trucks
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Blacksburg Fire Department

Blacksburg Fire Department

Pierce Dash CF PUC Pumper w/Detroit Diesel DD13 - 470 HP engine, 1500 GPM Pierce PUC pump, 750 gal. UPF poly tank, 11” raised roof, TAK-4 IFS, Harrison 6kW hydraulic generator.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Charlottesville Fire Department

Charlottesville Fire Department

Pierce Velocity Tiller w/Detroit Diesel DD13 - 525 HP engine, Pierce chassis, Oshkosh TAK-4 IFS, Blue LED aerial rung lighting, Tip loads, 500 dry/250 water, TFT Typhoon electric monitor.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Chesapeake Fire Department

Chesapeake Fire Department

Pierce Velocity Pumper w/Detroit Diesel DD13 - 525 HP engine, Pierce chassis, 2000 GPM Waterous S100 pump, 500 gal. UPF poly tank, 10” raised roof, Husky 60 foam system.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Cleveland Fire & Rescue

Cleveland Fire & Rescue

Pierce Velocity 100’ Aerial Platform w/Cummins ISX 600 HP engine, 1500 GPM Waterous CSU pump, 300 gal. UPF poly tank, 10” raised roof, TAK-4 IFS, 35 MPH wind rating/400 lb. tip load.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Fairfax Volunteer Fire Dept.

Fairfax Volunteer Fire Dept.

Pierce Velocity Pumper w/Detroit Diesel DD13 - 525 HP engine, 2000 GPM Hale QMax 200 pump, 700 gal. UPF poly tank, 10” raised roof, TAK-4 IFS, Husky 30 foam system, Pierce chassis.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Fayetteville Fire Department

Fayetteville Fire Department

Pierce Impel PUC 107’ Ascendant Aerial Ladder w/Cummins L9 450 HP engine, 1600 GPM Pierce PUC pump, 500 gal. UPF poly tank, 10” raised roof, red/white/blue LED aerial rung lighting.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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County of Henrico

County of Henrico

Three (3) Pierce Enforcer Pumpers w/Pierce chassis, Detroit Diesel DD13 - 505 HP engine, 1500 GPM Waterous CSU pump, 750 gal. UPF poly tank, 10” raised roof, TAK-4 IFS.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Orange Volunteer Fire Company

Orange Volunteer Fire Company

Pierce Velocity PUC Pumper-Tanker w/Detroit Diesel DD13-525 HP engine, 1500 GPM Pierce PUC pump, 2000 gal. UPF poly tank, 10” raised roof, Harrison 3.6kW hydraulic generator.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Pinehurst Fire Department

Pinehurst Fire Department

Pierce Enforcer Pumper w/Cummins L9 450 HP engine, 500 GPM Waterous CSU pump, 1000 gal. UPF poly tank, 10” raised roof, Husky 3 foam system, Harrison 3.6kW hydraulic generator.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Richmond Fire Department

Richmond Fire Department

Pierce Enforcer Pumper w/Cummins L9-450 HP engine, 1500 GPM Hale QMax 150 pump, 500 gal. UPF poly tank, Onspot automatic tire chains, side roll & frontal impact protection.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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County of Roanoke

County of Roanoke

Pierce Arrow XT Pumper w/Detroit Diesel DD13 470 HP engine, 1500 GPM Waterous CSU pump, 750 gal. UPF poly tank, 10” raised roof, Husky 12 foam system, Harrison 6kW hydraulic generator.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Wilson Fire-Rescue Dept.

Wilson Fire-Rescue Dept.

Pierce Enforcer Pumper w/Cummins L9 - 450 HP engine, 1250 GPM Hale QMax 125 pump, 500 gal. UPF poly tank, 10” raised roof, TAK-4 IFS, Harrison 3.6kW hydraulic generator.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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