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by goosebump
Fri Mar 23, 2007 9:45 pm
Forum: Firefighting
Topic: Cell Phone
Replies: 29
Views: 3247

We have no rules about personal cell phones at our dept. Being a Volunteer I have used mine a few times in the truck to tell my family I won't be home for dinner. It's safer to call from there then from my car while flying to the hall (at the posted speed limit of course) One of our guys was using h...
by goosebump
Fri Jan 05, 2007 7:54 pm
Forum: Firefighting and Rescue Headlines
Topic: Pull over!
Replies: 26
Views: 1714

We were responding with lights and sirens on the Sea to Sky highway for an MVI and when we were climbing one of the hills someone actually passed us, only to stop in the traffic line up ahead. We gave the license plate number to our RCMP and when the car was passing the scene he pulled him over. I n...
by goosebump
Sun May 07, 2006 12:03 am
Forum: Firefighting
Topic: How Many Years Poll!!
Replies: 75
Views: 7386

on my second year as a volunteer. I had no idea I would like it so much! I want to make it a career now. I just gotta get in better shape first :)
by goosebump
Thu May 04, 2006 10:07 am
Forum: Special Operations
Topic: Car Batteries???
Replies: 29
Views: 3076

I have heard but have been unable to confirm wheather this is fact or fiction. After cutting the battery cables at an MVA, the negative first, can you grab both cut cables and touch them together for a few seconds to disable/drain any capacitors which are still energized and ready to deploy airbags...
by goosebump
Thu May 04, 2006 1:25 am
Forum: Greetings
Topic: Just came in
Replies: 9
Views: 1006

welcome to the site. what part of the country are you in?
by goosebump
Thu May 04, 2006 1:00 am
Forum: Accreditation, College, Courses, and Testing
Topic: VFFABC Spring Training Seminar
Replies: 1
Views: 2774

oliver spring training seminar

Was anyone at the Spring Training Seminar in Oliver last weekend?
It was the 1st one I've attended. What did you think? I thought it was very well put together.
by goosebump
Wed Apr 26, 2006 12:57 am
Forum: Volunteer
Topic: Your _other_ job ?
Replies: 234
Views: 38019

I'm a "stinky garbage man" as 4 year old likes to say.
by goosebump
Sun Oct 23, 2005 7:19 pm
Forum: Reading & Texts
Topic: Essentials Study Guide 4th edition
Replies: 13
Views: 3582

We're growing but are still behind the times. I think some of the town homes in the area have street addresses for mail, and most buisnesses.
by goosebump
Sun Oct 23, 2005 6:54 pm
Forum: Reading & Texts
Topic: Essentials Study Guide 4th edition
Replies: 13
Views: 3582

BCFFFV wrote:Try ordering one from the IFSTA website. http://WWW.IFSTA.ORG

Thanks. I tried but they won't mail to a po box???? and that's all we have here in Squamish. I'll keep looking.
by goosebump
Sun Oct 23, 2005 1:03 pm
Forum: Reading & Texts
Topic: Essentials Study Guide 4th edition
Replies: 13
Views: 3582

Essentials Study Guide 4th edition

I'm looking for the Study Guide for Essentials Of Fire Fighting 4Th Edition. I'm in B.C. Does anyone know where I could get one?