From something as simple and very often overlooked as stable footing in icy conditions being corrected with commercially available boot chains, to traffic incident management in a place where it is dark during the day in winter months, to proper arctic weather rescue tool choice and crew well-being monitoring, we all have unique and common considerations that go into our vehicle rescue operations.
The fan delivers a 9,650-cfm output and up to 45 minutes of run time at max airflow, depending on battery selection.
On the front bumper, the members created more storage by mounting small hand tools onto the inner section of the compartment’s lid. Here they have quick access to a seat belt cutter, windshield saw, and a cable cutter.
Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Rescue has replaced every SCBA in the department with 3M Scott Fire & Safety Air-Pak X3 Pro units.
The V320 has a high-resolution 320x240 sensor that allows firefighters to navigate through zero visibility conditions. Lightweight at 2.2 pounds and ruggedly durable, the V320 performs in extreme high temperature environments with minimal maintenance.
REV Group TITAN® 6×6 Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting (ARFF) vehicle is the second configuration in E-ONE’s new line of ARFF products. With the 6×6 configuration and its new, optional, 65-foot high reach extendable turret (HRET), the TITAN 6X6 EXT offers additional capabilities and performance for today’s first responders. The E-ONE TITAN 6×6 and 6×6 EXT...
Three-pass scans, preflashover situations, fire attack, overhaul, search and rescue, hazmat calls, motor vehicle incidents, and heat pattern identification are all areas where TICs are useful at incidents.
The new cutter offers an 8.03-inch blade opening to get around tougher metals and newer designs in the posts.
Hydraulic rescue tool manufacturers have made dramatic changes to some of their units, from lightening the tools, adding operational capabilities, and new tool designs.
Maintaining your camera will ensure it works properly when you need it.