Watch Your Step

Tobia, Matt
July 2004
Fire Chief;Jul2004, Vol. 48 Issue 7, p78
Trade Publication
Focuses on training of fire fighters to avoid landmines. Certification of firefighters; Importance for chief firefighters to address every fire personnel.


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