Category: Australian Fire news
The Secret Firefighter is back to talk fire behavior in this wicked training video! “This is a great video to test your knowledge of fire behaviour, I will attempt to break down and give my opinion on what the three extreme fire behaviours are in the video above.”
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Watch as a helicopter conducting firefighting operations in Portugal finishes a refill and strikes power lines on the way back to the fireground. It’s hard to see in the video, but apparently the lines dropped close to the people in the boat.
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Brookfield Rural Fire Brigade took delivery of their brand spanking new appliance, Brookfield 51. Speaking with them they mentioned they are looking forward to testing this one offroad, because the last one “was unstoppable!” Good luck, stay safe!
Reynir Potter was in Vanuatu and noticed the bright yellow Scania, so stuck his head and said g’day. He sent us these photos and also noted there was only half the roof and no watchroom left as the station was recently heavily damaged by wild weather!
Does your service have or operate anything similar to these? They certainly aren’t common place in Australia. Some of these seems like genuinely good ideas, others look like they are more work than actually rolling the hose itself.
Which do you like the most?