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It is very helpful for everyone to have actually discharged one of every kind of fire extinguisher at least once in t...
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It is always a good idea to practice regularly with your firearm. At least once a year. During this period you get a ...
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Decades ago I assisted in fighting a brush fire that encompassed over twelve square miles. It burned for almost three...
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This is image of the kind of a fire that can be effectively contained with two Indian pumps, a few refills, and a sec...
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A fire swatter is a common effective tool for fighting brush fires. They are a large flexible "swatter" attached to a...
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Indian pumps have been around for decades and are used in every fire department in the United States. New, they ron f...
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Breaking the driver's or passenger side window is the quickest method to gain entry to a vehicle in an emergency. Ame...
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Paramedic seven-inch stainless steel utility (or trauma) shears make a valuable addition to every emergency first aid...
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Vehicles, equipment and aircraft may be easily removed from a flooded area through the use of flotation gear specifi...
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In the even of a true fuel shortage you can expect your gas tank to be siphoned during the night. This happened durin...
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This is an accessory to permit crossing of small gaps in a highway, to traverse mud, or small obstacles. Or to assist...
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When purchasing a knife, obtain a rigid knife sheath, either of Kydex(tm) or nylon. There is nothing that makes me mo...
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Military flashlights have a "clip" to attach to your belt or web gear and the head is at a ninety-degree angle to the...
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The ability to see at night may mean the difference between life and death. The human eye has two types of cells i...
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The first rule is to let someone know exactly where you are and how long you expect to be there. Think of this as "fi...
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The first thing to do it to always read the safety card instructions and pay close attention to the briefing by the a...
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Oil in an emergency generator must be changed regularly, regardless of hours on the "clock". This means that if yo...
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A duty roster is a written organized method of equitably assigning tasks and ensuring that everything that needs to g...
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Keeping your feet dry and healthly are a priority. In business and life we tend to flavor colored socks. Nice for ...
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After an evacuation during an emergency food supplies are often given out. The sure way to precipitate a fight betwee...
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