A nationally recognized author looks at both the similarities and differencesin the engine company operations practiced by fire departments throughout the'nited States. He discusses the equipment, staffing, and operations of enginecompany firefighters at structural fires and emergencies.The obvious benefit to this is the protection of the firefighters hearing from the loud and damaging sounds of the apparatus engine, siren, and air horn. ... Another section of the crew cab is the actual front seat where the firefighter/driver/ operator and officer ride. ... Older pump panels were adorned with numerous manual pull valves for the outlets and gates, but the newer panels have various types ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Engine Company|
|Publisher||:||Fire Engineering Books - 2009|