we are an Engine Co. so my primary job is putting wet stuff on the red stuff. Thus I/we train on interior fire tactics- hose evos regularly. Hazmat national opps level. Principals of Construction 1-2, arson detection,NIMS
I am a 15 year member of sta 70 Berwick Pa. My Father is a 25 year Member/Driver-operator, at the same Co. Both my little Brothers are also involved in the fire service. My middle brother is Chaplin at my Co. and my kid brother is a "truckie" at Sta 120 also in Berwick. Firefighting is a family affair! I am currently taking all the ness classes for Officer elegibility in 2011, so that i can run for 2nd Lut.
Artist/ Musician thats not a typo, that music you hear is me!
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
with my father being a Firefighter-EMT, i grew up in the emergency service life. Its what my family does! when i turned 17 i started as a junior FF and never looked back.
Why I Love Fire/EMS
directly helping people
Top Issues Facing Responders:
Budget cuts! politics, and the looming threat of terrorism.
you wanna hear some bullshit bro..... since you posted you video of the nescopeck fire i recieved an email through the defenders website from someone bitching cuz the video is supposed to show potential of what the company can do and it doesnt show it and its portrayed poorly ..... lol ....
yeah i know it is but its something i worked my ass off for.i did dual enrollment in high school.and you stay safe also.stuff is getting crazy here just the other day i had a fifth alarm fire it was a auto parts place it was jumping big time. it almost went to a general alarm. we where there half a day
Hi there; I’m Leo from Australia, Paramedic; Welcome to FFN hope U enjoy this site and gather many friends during your stay. If you read my profile and think that I am suited; please feel free to add me to your collection of FFN friends. If I have not added you as a friend, it’s because I have reached my Max and I am waiting for members to reply to me.
I also collect Patches and badges and would love to show one of yours in my collection. I am looking for Police, Medical, Ambulance, S&R; Dispatcher & Fire Service patches. If U are interested, or U know someone in these groups please contact me. My Email is firstname.lastname@example.org
If you fell like sending me one of your Service patch … don’t be shy….
My address is:-
Leo J. Cartwright
246 Kay Street
Allen, Welcome to the Firefighter Nation. I am glad you dropped in to join the group. Dont be shy. There is lots to do, read and be involved with. Your participation and involvement is important to us all.