"I disagree. The axe and haligan tool should be inspected and cared for at the beginning of each shift or after use. These tools should be treated as any other tool used for forcible entry. Do you check the compressor and fittings for the jaws…"
"We do a few fun drills every six months or so, just to change it up and have competitive fun. One drill we do, is instead of creating our own search & rescue simulator, we go to our local park and ultilize the playground and add a little rope…"
"I agree with you on most points.We have a Combination Dept and the Volunteers are so ethusiastic and eager to learn,that on many occassions, the bar has been raised on training.This has caused a change in mentality and has improved…"
"Chad, Welcome to Firefighter Nation. I am glad you joined the group.There is lots to do, read and be involved with. Your participation and involvement is important to us all.
Chief William Sharp
Brookings Fire / Rescue"