My name is James Pointer and I am the Asst. Chief of Emergency Medical Services for the Aviation Volunteer Fire Department in Bronx, NY. The organization has been around since 1923 and took a dive for the bad in 2005 when the old Chief closed the department and sold all of the vehicles and equipment and ran off with $1.8 Million dollars. The department was reopened in 2008 by some of the old members who didn't want to see the department close down for good. Now the department has a rescue…Continue
Hebrews 4:15,16 Jesus understands every weakness of ours, because he was tempted in every way that we are. But he did not sin! So whenever we are in need, we should come bravely before the throne of our merciful God. There we will be treated with undeserved kindness, and we will find help. (CEV)
Added by Etta on January 30, 2012 at 6:49am — No Comments
Hello to all members;
Its friday Jan. 27, 2012 and its my B-day , Thanks for all the birthday wishes, anyway I have not been here for awhile as i have had eye surgery ( cataract removed) on my left and right eyes and wow I can see a whole lot better and the colors are richer. I have been wearing glasses for about 40 plus years and now i don't well sorta, just for reading, and its funny not to have them on my face as I still reach for my glasses on my face and they are not there,…Continue
Zechariah 4:6 So the angel explained that it was the following message of the Lord to Zerubbabel: I am the Lord All-Powerful. So don’t depend on your own power or strength, but on my Spirit. (CEV)
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released the following statement today regarding the conclusion of its safety defect investigation into the post-crash fire risk of Chevy Volts (…Continue
Added by Fyre Walker on January 24, 2012 at 9:33pm — No Comments
While working as a subway First Response Supervisor, I quickly learned the many pitfalls of this position.
My shift was the afternoon 3 to 11 shift, Saturdays to Thursdays of each week.
Now for those of you in large metropolitan areas, you will appreciate the concept of 'rush hour' traffic. We have close to 7 million people to deal with here in Toronto, and trust me...the roads are busy for approximately 4 hours of my shift every work day. (Weekends can still have rush hour traffic…
Added by Wayne G on January 22, 2012 at 10:30pm — No Comments
For years, Canadian homebuilder Murray Pound rejected home fire sprinklers based on notions of exorbitant cost and installation hassles. Now he's an outspoken sprinkler advocate on a mission to dispel the myths. He's also one of the latest additions to NFPA's "Faces of Fire" campaign. NFPA Journal® talks to Murray about his…Continue
Winter weather has arrived in much of the United States. Play it safe by checking if your cold weather-related products have been previously recalled before you use them this season. It could save your life or that of your family.
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