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Simulated Smoke Search & Rescue Drill

The Blue Barn in East Berne provides the perfect environment for search and rescue training. A non toxic smoke machine is used to simulate a fire scene in which firefighters must navigate the building’s interior without the ability to see, to find and rescue a “victim”. 47 more words


Having a Blast at Berne SummerFest 2014

Members of the Berne and East Berne Volunteer Fire Companies set up the “Water House” so the kids could have fun playing firefighter on a hose line. 31 more words

Why Become A Firefighter

Researchers in Houston to Study Health of Volunteer Firefighters

(HOUSTON) — The University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston received a $1.5 million grant to study the health of volunteer firefighters.

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No more room for fallen Texas firefighters at memorial

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A memorial that honors fallen Texas firefighters has run out of room for new names.

The Volunteer Firemen’s Monument on the south side of the Texas State Capitol grounds is the only memorial that honors firefighters who have died in the line of duty. 206 more words