My unit is called " Flying Squad ", we are a heavy rescue, We're trained in most facets of rescue, High Angle, Confined Space, Trench, USAR, Extrications, our unit is the Decon Team for Haz-Mat incidents...
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
Heredity, Stupidity, you figure it out!, I would do it all again if I had to...
Hey man, we're still here. Had a few NOFD guys staying in our stations to help with calls. Alot of good guys on that dept. I had some damage to my house, need a new roof & my fence took out my a/c unit. I just got power, cable & internet back at home last night (9/8). How did you guys make out?
Hey :-) Thanks for the add !! Still cleaning up form Gus'aftermath what a mess !! Yuck ! my apt had 6'' of water in it can't complain though others have it worse than my family, at least we have our utilites. Well have to go doing triple duty-dept. , our home cleanup and my son's apt., he lives in the other half of the duplex apt. that I live in . He's away with the Army Nat. Guard on Gus duty down there where you and your people are, so I am cleaning up storm damage for the two apts. what a mess his carpets are a total loss and he lost any and everything that he left on the floor. Well let's hope the Ike isn't as bad and that he goes on a different path Stay safe and try not to work yourself to chronic exhaustion like I have. Love to you all there you are all in my prayers as always ,
Your Sis in the Brotherhood,
Dawn "Angel" Melody Bladel
Dawn, We just got the electricity back, sorry I was not able to answer sooner, As a dept. we made out fine and so did my property but I'm little concerned about MJ down in the Homa area, I believe they got hit hard....
Hi ! Hometown girl serving here in central Louisiana with AVFD
hope that all goes well for all of you there with Gustav heading this way. If you guys need anything down that way keep me in the loop and I'll do what I can to get what you guys may need. I at one time lived in Slidell and was a Phleb. tech @ Slidell Memorial Hospital(1992).We'll talk again soon.Pls add me to your list of friends if you want to. Stay safe and God bless you .
Your "Sis" in the brotherhood,
Dawn Melody Bladel