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Camp Fire Safe Practices

My name’s Dale Douglas, I’m the Chief Fire Control Officer for the Shire of Woodanilling. Today, we’re going to look at how to put a camp fire out. I became interested in being a Chief Fire Control Officer because it is part of my duty as a farmer here, to be a volunteer. My role […]

Probationary Firefighter

It’s really a lifestyle change. You really start in with more serious classes, there’s a dress code for your classes, you’re not just showing up in your sweats and shirt and kicking back in your chairs. You’re, there’s a standard held to you. I’m Probationary Firefighter Connor Routzon. I graduated from NJC in May of […]

What Happened At Lakanal House?

I’m now going to briefly touch on Lakanal House. We’ve recently had the final coroner’s inquest has happened and the fines have now been in place. Just to give you background if you’re not aware of the Lakanal House fire. The fire occurred on the 3rd of July 2009 at 4:10 in the afternoon. It […]

Fire Safety Tips for Halloween

Hey guys! It’s Firefighter Pickle, and I want to keep you out of a pickle this Halloween. Keep all decorations away from open flames. Use battery-powered candles and glow sticks. And remind your children what to do if their clothes catch on fire. Stop, drop and roll. And don’t forget to cover your face so […]