Other Past or Current Departments and Organizations
Luzerne Co. Technical Rescue Task Force
ProBoard /IFSAC Certified in the following:FF1, HazMat Tech, Vehicle Machinery Rescue, Fire Instructor 1
After high school spent 6 yrs. in the Navy on tincans (USS Stribling DD-867 & USS Mitscher DDG-35) in the early 70s as a ping jockey. Worked as alarm service technician and then moved into telephone interconnect side before taking the civil service test for fire driver.
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
Grandfather was fire chief, father was in fire service & lived next to the fire station for quite a few years (my playground)
Why I Love Fire/EMS
You can plan for it but you never know whats going to happen next.
Top Issues Facing Responders:
Lack of volunteers, attitude of "youngsters" vs "old timers"
HELLO JUSTIN WELCOME TO FFN. I'M SURE YOU WILL ENJOY THE SITE. FEEL FREE TO ADD ME AS A FRIEND IF YOU WANT TO. ONE CAN NEVER HAVE TOO MANY FRIENDS IN THIS WORLD. HAVE A GREAT NEW YEAR AND BE SAFE OUT THERE.