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by hfdjuniorbezant
Thu Feb 09, 2006 11:28 am
Forum: Greetings
Topic: hello everyone
Replies: 9
Views: 1002

hello

hey chris welcome to the firefighting club. hope you can become a regular firefighter sometime soon.
by hfdjuniorbezant
Thu Feb 09, 2006 11:24 am
Forum: Cadets / Juniors
Topic: Junior Fire Departments
Replies: 15
Views: 8295

One question- If you have had a memeber since they were 14 and they are hired when they turn 18 is a probationary period still nessicary??? we have a junior program in our fire department and i went through it for a bit before i turned 19 and got voted in as a regular firefighter. i am in the proba...
by hfdjuniorbezant
Tue Jan 24, 2006 2:03 pm
Forum: Stress & Emotional Wellness
Topic: Stress in the Fire Department
Replies: 19
Views: 3261

wilderness wrote:who said anything about blaming anyone....... take a chill pill and relax, if you can't stand the heat, step away from the stove..........
sorry i wasn't trying to get pissy or anything i thought u were blaming the juniors when u said they cause all the stress. sorry
by hfdjuniorbezant
Tue Jan 24, 2006 8:54 am
Forum: Stress & Emotional Wellness
Topic: Stress in the Fire Department
Replies: 19
Views: 3261

we usually chat with our members after the bad call. we tell jokes and stuff to lighten the mood and just talk. our DC's are alot of help because they are trained in this kind of stuff. our chief is a big help also.
by hfdjuniorbezant
Tue Jan 24, 2006 8:42 am
Forum: Stress & Emotional Wellness
Topic: Stress in the Fire Department
Replies: 19
Views: 3261

oh yeah blame the jrs

oh yeah instead of blaming yourself or another full member your blame the jrs. aren't you nice. you gotta remember we jrs are still learning and we need help every now and than from the other members.
by hfdjuniorbezant
Tue Jan 24, 2006 8:32 am
Forum: Stress & Emotional Wellness
Topic: Stress in the Fire Department
Replies: 19
Views: 3261

Stress in the Fire Department

I am doing a project in school about stress in the fire department. I was wondering how you guys/and gals deal with your stress and who you have to help your department.
by hfdjuniorbezant
Mon Jan 23, 2006 8:44 am
Forum: Apparatus and Vehicles
Topic: most used piece rig in your hall?
Replies: 14
Views: 1802

furniture

we don't really have much furniture in our department. we have big hard wooden chairs and we have 2 swivel chairs up in the radio room. they are a little coushioned but are still hard.
by hfdjuniorbezant
Wed Jan 18, 2006 9:45 am
Forum: Volunteer
Topic: EMS Rideouts?
Replies: 8
Views: 1295

As a junior we get to go along on most of the trainings that the full members do but we dont usually get to go to fires and to car accidents, sure the stuff we could see could potentially scar us but if we weren't ready for it we wouldn't have applied in the first place! Tell me what you think abou...
by hfdjuniorbezant
Tue Jan 17, 2006 11:45 pm
Forum: Cadets / Juniors
Topic: young firefighters
Replies: 28
Views: 4726

i'm sorry if my last email sounded harsh but i'm trying to make things clear. next time I'LL keep MY mouth shout.
by hfdjuniorbezant
Tue Jan 17, 2006 10:41 pm
Forum: Cadets / Juniors
Topic: young firefighters
Replies: 28
Views: 4726

respect

hfdfirejr if u want respect u have to show it to other members. i know alot of members that respect juniorsbut if you say bad things you will lose respect fast. you may think juniors get the bad end of the pole and that we get no respect but that is not true. juniors have to earn respect and juniors...