This week Jared interviews Deputy Chief Steve Sloan from the Westbrook, Maine Fire Department. He recounts what happened on the night of December 30th, 2018 where firefighters entered a building and an explosion occurred and knocked both of them over.
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Check out my video of the Portland, ME Fire Department! They gave me a great tour! Link to their website.
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This is Part 2 of a 2-part interview with Dr. Rich Gasaway. He is the host of the SAMatters show and teaches firefighters from all over the world about the importance of Situational Awareness and as his tag line goes “how to see the bad things coming, in time to avoid bad outcome.” This is IMPORTANT STUFF!
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If you haven’t listened to Part 1 yet, I would suggest going back and listening to Part 1 so you know what we were talking about.
In this episode I interview Dr. Rich Gasaway from the SAMatters Radio Show. This interview is Part 1 of a 2 Part interview. Dr. Gasaway teaches firefighters from all over the world about the importance of Situational Awareness and as his tag line goes “how to see the bad things coming, in time to avoid bad outcome.” This is IMPORTANT STUFF!
For more information all about what he does, listen to Part 1 of the interview with Dr. Gasaway, and click on the links below:
Situational Awareness Matters:
I have reached episode 25 of The Fire-Rescue Show! To celebrate, I am giving away a Pierce Manufacturing Sticker! *MAKE SURE YOU DO WHAT IT SAYS OR YOU WON’T GET ENTERED!* Click HERE to see how to enter!
I also take a look back through the last 25 episodes and also play clips of when Dave Jackson from the Podcast Rodeo Show reviewed my podcast back on episode #5.
The 2019 E-ONE Calendars are out! They are very nice and an upgrade from last year. Order now while supplies last!
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Captain John Brennan is today’s guest. He works at the Portland Maine fire department and he is on to talk about what it is like to work in a bigger department and also talks about Portland fire companies, staff, stations, fire marshals, and a LOT more. Listen in now! Link to the episode.
Here are some links so you can learn more about Portland FD:
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Some photos of my model of Engine 3.
Would you like a custom wooden emergency rig? Order a wooden 1/18th scale version of your favorite truck now at Chief Phil Beehler’s website “Sixfingerfiremen.com“! If you would like more information about what he does, listen to episode #11 where I had him on the show.
A 18 wheeler tractor-trailer truck rolled over on Route 17 half full of Burger King products in Rockport last week. Please listen in to find out more and here is the full article.
A Cushing fire was quickly contained on Cushing Rd. I have a video of some of the fire trucks and units that will be up on my YouTube channel in a week or so, keep an eye out for that!
In this weeks episode I have a great time talking with Sanford Captain Scott Lizotte. I have him on to talk about the 4 alarm fire they had October 19th, 2017. For more information on the Sanford Fire Department click here. And for an article, photos, and video of the fire, click here!
In the Fire News segment I read a story from PenBay Pilot about a 2nd alarm fire Rockland Fire Department had. Click on the link, or listen in, to learn more.