News & Events

News and Events

 

The Fire Department will be testing hydrants throughout the city during the month of June.


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FORT THOMAS EDUCATION FOUNDATION
2016 
“RIDE TO SCHOOL ON A FIRE TRUCK” WINNERS
ETHAN AND AVERY SCHWEITZER and Friends WITH SHIFT 3 – FTFD
MOYER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
MARCH 29, 2016

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News 1 News 2The fire department has been fortunate to train in an acquired structure. While we cannot burn the structures any longer due to safety and environmental issues we can do many simulations. At right a firefighter works his way through a simulated ceiling collapse with many entanglement obstacles. At right another firefighter begins his way through the entanglement training.

 

 

 

 

 

 News 4News 3A common event when working a zero visibility event is to become separated from the crew and disoriented. One method to find your way out is to find the attack hose and to feel the couplings. This task sounds easy but with no visibility, high adrenalin and little ability to feel through thick protecting gloves, it can be very difficult and dangerous.

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