TITLE

OUT WITH THE OLD

AUTHOR(S)
Cavette, Chris
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Feb2006, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
20016523

 

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