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Fire Fighting

FIRE, A VERY REAL AND POTENTIAL THREAT ABOARD ANY SHIP, IS WHY SAILORS UNDERGO RIGOROUS TRAINING IN ORDER TO COMBAT THIS ENEMY WHEREVER IT MAY REAR ITS UGLY FACE. IF ANYTHING DOES HAPPEN TO THE SHIP, IT CAN HAPPEN ANYWHERE, AND EVERYBODY ONBOARD NEEDS TO KNOW WHAT TO DO AND HOW TO REACT. ALSO, JUST […]

Common Errors in Fighting Forest Fires (~1942)

Narrator: Elaborate road and trail systems have been constructed in the national forests, well equipped motor-trucks, packed trains, and airplanes are pressed into use, transporting supplies and firefighters. Specially designed tools, equipment, and power implements have been developed and are contributing their part to the difficult task of suppressing fires in the national forests. Great […]

Crowd watches Carmichael Denny’s restaurant burn for Sacramento firefighter training

[BLANK_AUDIO] All right, as soon as that goes we’re out. [BLANK_AUDIO] All right, let’s start moving. [BLANK_AUDIO]>>Whoa. [BLANK_AUDIO]>>This trainiing is really to help us practice, just like anany kind of sports or athletic team would do for their playbook for the game. For us, we have standard operating guidelines. They help us actually respond to […]