Other Past or Current Departments and Organizations
Goodwill Hose Company #3 serving at level of Lieutenant.
Fire 1, Instructor 1, Hazmat Ops, Vehicle Rescue, Trench Rescue, Collapse Rescue, Incident Command, Emergency Medical Technician-Basic, Garden Style Apartment Firefighting, Courtroom Preperation, ICS/EMS, ICS/Structural Collapse, Building Construction and numerous others.
I joined my fathers' fire company at the age of 16, after serving 9 years there, I then left his fire company to join another local fire company due to personality changes in other persons as well as my self.
In a Relationship
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
I joined the fire service to fulfill childhood dreams and to also follow in the foot steps of my father.
Why I Love Fire/EMS
I am able to serve my community doing something I enjoy and love.
Top Issues Facing Responders:
Construction, Accidents, Avoidable Accidents, Building Conditions, Fire Load, SCBA Useage, Personal Protective Equipment.
Eric, welcome to the FF 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. Takes a bit to kinda figure it all out but you will be glad you did. Have fun and look around.