Three Departments Take the Challenge

by mobrian on December 18, 2010

Pontiac, Walled-Lake, and Commerce Township

Lets face it, many of us in the fire service could use a change in our lifestyle.  This may be in cholestrol, loosing weight, or just living a healthier life.

Recently three top notch fire departments took the challenge which was highlghted on Fox Detroit:

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Semi Plows into Van Buren Fire Engine

by mobrian on February 6, 2010

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Protecting the Work Area Saves Firefighters Lives

VBFD fire fighters had extinguished a car fire on Eastbound I-94 near Rossenville Road early Saturday morning.  When Engine 1 was struck by a semi.  Two fire fighters were inside the engine at the time of the collision trying to warm up after extinguishing a car fire.

The engine was blocking one lane to protect the work [click to continue…]