Cavette, Chris
February 2006
Fire Chief;Feb2006, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p62
Trade Publication
The article discusses the reasons why fire departments in the United States need to replace their old firefighting equipment. Ten of the major reasons are improved safety, easier operation, better ride and handling, more equipment space, improved fire suppression, additional support systems, better parts and service availability, longer life of new apparatus, higher resale value and fire departments' capacity for growth. INSET: IT'S A MATTER OF SAFETY.


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