Public works into the breach

McDonald, Doug
March 2003
Fire Chief;Mar2003, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p66
Trade Publication
Demonstrates how fire departments in the U.S. can team up with local public works departments to fill their heavy-rescue needs. Creation of the Marin County Urban Search and Rescue (US&R) Team in California in 1995; Capabilities of the Marin County US&R Team; Benefits that fire departments and public works departments derive from partnership; Importance of joint training.


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