Thousands Stand Down

July 2006
Fire Chief;Jul2006, Vol. 50 Issue 7, p11
Trade Publication
The article reports on the participation of fire departments from Gainesville, Florida in the International Firefighter Stand Down 2006 held on June 21, 2006 in Siloam Springs, Arkansas. The stand down focused on vehicle safety, which was organized to help reduce line-of-duty deaths in 2005 resulting from vehicle-related accidents. The Hickory Fire Department from North Carolina created a PowerPoint about vehicle safety that gave examples of deaths and survival of local firefighters.


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