"i completely understand why the HFD banned the cameras but i also see them as a very valuable training tool. yet saying that theres a huge responsibility that goes along with using a helmet cam and honestly a lot of people dont have the ability to…"
"i think lights and sirens should be allowed only if the operator has an EVOC
in my county we cannot run hot with lights or sirens unless your a chief or captain
but if you respond pov to a scene,say a house fire, you can use strobes when the vehicle…"
"i carry most of my tools and rope in my pants pockets
gloves in one jacket pocket and my hood in the other
tools i carry are a foldable spanner,door chock,and the channel locks 89 tool
i also carry 50 ft of escape rope wih 2 carabiners
we dont pulle…"
"I want trying to say they should get a gimmie.Im just saying they should get first crack. I know a lot of the volunteers wont even apply to CFD but some will.I for one have and hope to get lucky and get hired!"
"Im not saying they should be hired and not have training at the CFD.I cant speak for dallas bay or 58 but I can speak for Tri-Comm and we do have the stafifng even during the day to compare with CFD. We have 2-5 live-in residents at all 4 stations…"
"The biggest issue I have with the whole annexation on this city is that the members of the volunteer departments will be lost and have in no way asked them to try out for the CFD. The three volunteer departments affected will lose many firefighters…"
"McKenzie, 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…"
McKenzie, 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.