Two firefighters in Daly City, CA, were badly hurt when two fire apparatus collided at an intersection.
Geneva, IL, firefighters are expecting to receive a $1.2 million quint by mid 2022.
Members hope its 1938 Maxim pumper will be fully refurbished by the end of the year.
The new 47-foot-long midmount aerial platform will replace a unit that is nearly half a century old.
City officials were planning to apply for an Assistance to Firefighters Grant through FEMA.
Champaign (IL) Fire Department walk-around heavy rescue. Cinder cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; 19-foot rescue body; Will-Burt Night Scan Powerlite light tower; Harrison 20-kW generator.
Nashville (TN) Fire Department, 101-foot AerialCat tractor-drawn aerial. Predator tractor cab; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; 500-pound unrestricted wet-dry tip load rating.
The new trucks will join more than 100 KME apparatus currently in service at the Orange County Fire Authority.
East Pennsboro Township, PA, pumper. Severe Service cab and chassis; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; Hale Qtwo 2,000-gpm pump; UPF Poly 500-gallon tank; 20-gallon foam cell.
The real value of acquiring a CDL is the knowledge obtained from your state’s CDL handbook that pertains to many facets of operating a commercial vehicle, including operating a fire apparatus.