Only the Brave Need Apply

“Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened.” — Billy Graham “Only the Brave” is the name of a recently released movie about the Granite Mo... Read More...

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Waterfalls Rescue and Recoveries

It is that time of year when people will inevitably visit these powerful natural features to awe at their beauty, to photograph them, and for some, to be hurt or killed by the unsuspected dangers the... Read More...

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School Bus Extrication

We’re starting to see the signs of spring with the green and blooming of the trees, letting us know that warmer weather is right around the corner. This is also the best time for training to hone our... Read More...

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The PreHospital Trauma System From 20,000 Feet

While the title takes a metaphorical stance on the viewpoint below, it is safe to say that prehospital providers should have an understanding of how everything works. The adage that “trauma is easy” ... Read More...

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‘Finding a Problem Is Like Finding a Diamond’ Improving Patient Safety and Reporting Systems

EMS agencies must focus on how they act as a system. Patient safety should be a central part of all EMS agencies. Looking at each EMS agency as part of a system of care is the only way to make this h... Read More...

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The Importance of Education in EMS

As the Spring issue of Fire Rescue Journal goes to press we have just wrapped up a very successful 2018 SC EMS Symposium. The weather was quite the hodge podge; from 35 and flurries at the beginning ... Read More...

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Calling All Citizens Mass Notification in the Fire Service

On Nov. 17, 2011 around 6 p.m., I sat in the fire station listening to possible reports of a tornado in my community. My municipal fire department was not receiving any calls for service but the coun... Read More...

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Moving Cancer Education Forward

By this point, most of us have seen the numbers illustrating the occupational cancer problem in the fire service. Multiple studies have been conducted by the National Institute for Occupational Safet... Read More...

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Fire Wipes Getting Rid of the Carcinogens

If you are a member of any firefighter Facebook group, read magazines like this one, or tend to have good conversations in the firehouse, you have undoubtedly heard a lot recently concerning firefigh... Read More...

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NIOSH Pocket Guide A Tool For Both Ops and Technican

Everyone would agree that the world of hazmat has changed dramatically since the 1980s when HAZWOPER was published. The OSHA regulation established five training levels — Awareness, Operations, Techn... Read More...

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Cary Fire Department

Cary Fire Department

Pierce Enforcer 105’ Aerial Ladder w/Pierce chassis, Detroit Diesel DD13 525 HP engine, 1500 GPM Waterous CSU pump, 300 gal. UPF poly tank, TAK-4 IFS, 13” extended bumper.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Crozet Volunteer Fire Dept.

Crozet Volunteer Fire Dept.

Pierce Velocity PUC Pumper w/Pierce chassis, Detroit Diesel DD13-525 HP, 1500 GPM Pierce PUC pump,750 gal. UPF poly tank, Husky 12 foam system, 10” raised roof.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Farmville Volunteer Fire Dept.

Farmville Volunteer Fire Dept.

Pierce Enforcer PUC Pumper w/Pierce chassis, Detroit Diesel 505 HP engine, 1500 GPM Pierce PUC pump, 750 gal. UPF poly tank, 10” raised roof, TAK-4 IFS, 26” front bumper.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Fayetteville Fire Department

Fayetteville Fire Department

Pierce Impel PUC 107’ Ascendant Aerial w/Cummins L9-450 HP engine, 1500 GPM Pierce PUC pump, 500 gal. UPF poly tank, 10” raised roof, 750 lb. tip load, 19” extended front bumper.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Greensboro Fire Department

Greensboro Fire Department

Pierce Enforcer Pumper w/Cummins L9-450 HP engine, 1500 GPM Hale QMAX 150 pump, 500 gal. UPF poly tank, 22” extended bumper, Williams WATP A/B foam system.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Greenville Fire Department

Greenville Fire Department

Pierce Impel PUC 107’ Ascendant Ladder w/Cummins L9-450 HP engine, 1500 GPM Pierce PUC pump, 500 gal. UPF poly tank, TAK-4 IFS, 750 lb. tip load, 10” extended front bumper.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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City of Radford

City of Radford

Pierce Enforcer 75’ Aerial Ladder w/Cummins L9-450 HP engine, 2000 GPM Waterous CMU pump, 500 gal. UPF poly tank, TAK-4 IFS, 750 lb. tip load, 10” extended front bumper.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Delivered by Atlantic Emergency Solutions

Delivered by Atlantic Emergency Solutions

Pierce Enforcer PUC Pumper w/Cummins l9-450 HP engine, 1500 GPM Pierce PUC pump, 1250 gal. UPF poly tank, 10” raised roof, TAK-4 IFS, 26” extended bumper.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Stewartsville-Chamblissburg Fire Dept.

Stewartsville-Chamblissburg Fire Dept.

Pierce Arrow XT Pumper w/Cummins L9-450 HP engine, 1500 GPM Waterous CMU pump, 1000 gal. UPF poly tank, 10” extended bumper.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Thanksgiving Fire Department

Thanksgiving Fire Department

Pierce Enforcer Pumper w/Cummins L9-450 HP engine, 1500 GPM Waterous CSU pump, 1000 gal. UPF poly tank, 10” raised roof, 19” extended bumper.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Warrenton Volunteer Fire Company

Warrenton Volunteer Fire Company

Pierce Arrow XT 100’ Aerial Platform w/Detroit Diesel DD13-525 HP engine, TAK-4 IFS, 26” extended front bumper, 35 MPH wind rating, 400 lb. tip load allowance.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Wilson Fire-Rescue Department

Wilson Fire-Rescue Department

Pierce Enforcer Pumper w/Cummins L9-450 HP engine, 1260 GPM Hale QMAX 125 pump, 500 gal UPF poly tank 10” raised roof, TAK-4 IFS, 26” extended front bumper.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions
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Broad River Fire and Rescue Dept.

Broad River Fire and Rescue Dept.

2018 Marion Body Works Commercial Pumper w/Kenworth chassis, 380 HP Paccar engine, 1500 GPM Hale DSD pump, 1000 gal. poly tank,aluminum tread plate hosebed cover.

Provided By Anchor-Richey EVS
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Northeast Guilford Fire Department

Northeast Guilford Fire Department

2017 Spartan Metro Star ER Custom Pumper w/Spartan chassis, 450 HP Cummins engine, 1500 GPM Darley pump, 1250 gal. poly tank, EMS compartments in cab, front suction.

Provided By Anchor-Richey EVS
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Oak Hill Volunteer Fire Rescue

Oak Hill Volunteer Fire Rescue

2017 Anchor-Richey EVS Flatbed Brush Truck w/Ford chassis, 6.7 liter diesel engine, 300 GPM HPX200-KBD24 pump, 300 gal. poly tank, large pull out under body tray, dual booster reels.

Provided By Anchor-Richey EVS
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No. 9 Township Fire & Rescue

No. 9 Township Fire & Rescue

No. 9 Township Fire & Rescue

Provided By Midwest Fire
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Levine Cancer Institute

Levine Cancer Institute

2017 DurStar International Mobile Lung Screening Unit w/diesel engine, on-board full body 32-slice Body Tom CT Scanner,Modular Body Pop-out for maximum patient space.

Provided By Frazer, Ltd.
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Hilltop Fire District

Hilltop Fire District

2018 Cinder Custom Pumper w/Ferrara chassis, Cummins ISL9 450 HP engine, 1500 GPM Hale QMax, 1000 gal. poly tank, Hannay booster reel, rescue compartments, extruded aluminum body.

Provided By Ferrara
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Salisbury Fire Department

Salisbury Fire Department

2018 8 MVP Rescue Pumper w/ Interno chassis by Ferrara, Cummins 500 HP engine, 2000 GPM Hale QMAX pump, 750 gal. poly tank, roof top compartments w/access ladder.

Provided By C&C Fire Apparatus
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Salisbury Fire Department

Salisbury Fire Department

2018 HD-100 Mid Mount Platform Aerial w/Interno chassis by Ferrara Cummins 600 HP engine, 2000 GPM Hale QMAX pump, 300 gal. poly tank, extruded aluminum body, 100 ft. aerial.

Provided By C&C Fire Apparatus
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Bristol Fire

Bristol Fire

2017 Spartan/Smeal 75’ Quint Aerial w/Spartan Metro Star chassis, 2000 GPM Waterous pump, 500 gal. UPF tank, Smeal QL-12 wiring harness, custom rescue style front bumper.

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 w/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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Harrisburg Fire Department

Harrisburg Fire Department

2018 Smeal Custom Mid-Ship Engine/Pumper w/Spartan Metro-Star chassis, 2000 GPM Waterous pump, 750 gal. UPF tank, Smeal hydraulic ladder rack, custom rescue tool bumper.

Provided By Atlantic Coast Fire Trucks
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Lincolnton Fire Department

Lincolnton Fire Department

2017 Smeal custom Mid-Ship Pumper/Engine w/Sparan 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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Carova Beach Volunteer Fire & Rescue

Carova Beach Volunteer Fire & Rescue

2018 Rosenbauer 51’ RoadRunner Watertower w/International chassis, Cummins ISL9 engine, 1250 GPM Rosenbauer N series pump, 750 UPS tank, LG Alert Anti-Rollover Warning System.

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

Damascus Volunteer Fire Dept.

2018 Rosenbauer Side Mount Tanker RXT w/Freightliner MS 112 chassis, Cummins ISL 330 HP engine, 500 GPM Darley pump, 2000 gal. UPF tank, Whelen LED light package.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Durham Highway Fire and Rescue

Durham Highway Fire and Rescue

2018 Rosenbauer Commander 4000 Side Mount Pumper w/Cummins ISL9 engine, 1500 GPM Waterous CSU C20 pump, 1000 water/20 foam UPS tank, IMMI’s Roll Tek/4-front airbag system.

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

Fairview Fire Department

2018 Rosenbauer Commander 4000 Side Mount Pumper w/Cummins ISL9 engine, 1500 GPM Waterous CSU C20 pump, 1000 water/20 foam UPF tank, Smart Power hydraulic generator.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Town of Hope Mills

Town of Hope Mills

2017 Rosenbauer Commander Custom Top Mount Pumper w/Cummins ISL 450 HP engine, 1500 Waterous pump, 1000 gal. UPF tank, Fire Research Evolution LED brow light.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Town of Hope Mills

Town of Hope Mills

2017 Rosenbauer Commander Custom Top Mount Pumper w/Cummins ISL 450 HP engine, 1500 Waterous pump, 1000 gal. UPF tank, Task Force Tips Crossfire portable monitor.

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

Jacksonville Fire Department

2017 Rosenbauer Commander Custom Top Mount Pumper w/Cummins ISL 400 HP engine, 1500 Waterous pump, 500 gal. UPF tank, 92” Whelen Ultra Freedom IV LED lightbar.

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

Newland Volunteer Fire Dept.

2018 Rosenbauer Commercial Top Mount Pumper w/Cummins L9 400 HP, 1500 GPM Hale DSD pump, 100/12/12 gal. UPF tank, 304 stainless steel body construction, Insta Chains.

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

Roanoke Fire Department

2017 Rosenbauer Commander Custom Top Mount Pumper w/Cummins ISL 455 HP engine, 1500 GPM Hale pump, 750 water/30 foam UPF tank, FireCom 5100 six position Intercome System.

Provided By C.W. Williams & Co.
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Boiling Springs Fire District

Boiling Springs Fire District

2018 Pierce Enforcer Pumper w/DDC DD13 engine, 1500 GPM Hale pump, 750 gal. water tank, 1500 GPM Hale QMAX pump, 750 gal. water tank, Zico ladder rack, rear inlet.

Provided By Spartan Fire & Emergency Apparatus
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St. John’s Fire District

St. John’s Fire District

2018 Pierce Enforcer Pumper, w/Cummins L9 engine, 1500 GPM Hale QMAX 150 pump, 1000 gal. water tank, no extended bumper, Husky 3 foam system no driver side discharges.

Provided By Spartan Fire & Emergency Apparatus
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