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    Alabama: Ga - Gl

    - Gadsden Fire Department 322 Walnut ST Gadsden AL 35901 (256) 549-4566 Career - Gallant Volunteer Fire Department 9090 Gallant RD PO Box 57 Gallant AL 35972 (256) 538-9957 Volunteer - Gallion Volunteer Fire Department 101 Gallion Road Gallion AL 36742 334-289-3777 Volunteer - Gantt VFD Bull DR PO Box 188 Gantt AL 36038 (334) 388-3002 Volunteer - Gap of the ...
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    Alabama: Fo - Fy

    - Forest Home Volunteer Fire Department 7872 Forest Home RD Forest Home AL 36030-9700 334-850-0840 Volunteer - Forest Volunteer Fire Department 113 CO RD 189 Ethelsville AL 35461 000-000-0000 Volunteer - Forestdale Fire District 751 Heflin AVE E Birmingham AL 35214 (205) 798-2809 Mostly Career http://www.forestdalefire.com/ - Forkland Volunteer Fire Department 13319 HWY 43 Forkland AL 36740 334-289-4067 Volunteer - Fort ...
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    Lift and Stabilize, Volume 3 by David Pease

    Lift and Stabilize, Volume 3 by David Pease
    When you read this we will be hopefully moving into the fall and out of a tremendously hot and dry summer. Since I can’t predict the future, which would be nice, I hope we have experienced some rain to bring our water levels back up to normal. Writing this in August, I am not going to make a hurricane prediction, but ...
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    Supply Companies

    Get all your gear from the right companies by checking out the links below. Want to get your company linked? Submit it to us using the information below. - Want to get linked? Email: info@firelink.com for more information. - See your link here? Make sure to add a link to FireLink on your site. h4. Apparatus h4. Apparel • FireLink Branded ...
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    Sample Background Investigative Questionaire

    Wonder what you'll be asked in a background check? Here's a sample provided by Battalion Chief Paul Lepore. Read and answer the following questions carefully and honestly. Answers are subject to verification by a Polygraph Examination. Have you ever committed any of the following acts during your life whether it came to the attention of authorities or not? YES      NO ...
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    Washboard Abs, Six-Pack Abs... Are They Possible?

    Having a flat stomach or more commonly, - washboard abs - is not just accomplished by working out daily, it has to become an all-encompassing lifestyle. The key components are healthy diet, cardiovascular training, and abdominal exercises. If a movie star stomach is your goal, you must realize that to achieve your goal you have to first concentrate on what you ...
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    Exposing an Invisible Killer: The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide

    Each year in America, unintentional carbon monoxide poisoning claims more than 500 lives and sends another 15,000 people to hospital emergency rooms for treatment.1 The United States Fire Administration (USFA) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) would like you to know that there are simple steps you can take to protect yourself from deadly carbon monoxide fumes. *+Understanding the ...
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    After A Fire: Insurance

    +*Insured*+ Give notice of the loss to the insurance company or the insurer's agent/company. Ask the insurance company what to do about the immediate needs of the dwelling, such as covering doors, windows, and other exposed areas, and pumping out water. Ask your insurance agent/company what actions are required of you. Some policyholders may be required to make an inventory of ...
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    Wildfire - Are You Prepared?

    Wildfire - Are You Prepared?
    More and more people are making their homes in woodland settings – in or near forests, rural areas, or remote mountain sites. There, homeowners enjoy the beauty of the environment but face the very real danger of wildfire. Every year across our Nation, some homes survive – while many others do not – after a major wildfire. Those that survive almost ...
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    Alabama: Su - Ta

    - Sulligent Volunteer Fire Department 5795 HWY 278 Sulligent AL 35586 (205) 698-0434 Volunteer - Sumiton Fire and Rescue Service 416 State ST PO Box 10 Sumiton AL 35148 (205) 648-3262 Mostly Volunteer - Summer Hill Volunteer Fire Department 17947 HWY 25 Columbia AL 35007 205-669-6488 Volunteer - summerdale fire department 105 W broadway AVE PO Box 148 summerdale AL 36580 ...
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    Become a FireLink Training Partner

    Looking for some free publicity for your training company or services? Become a FireLink training partner. The FireLink Training Partner program will expose your fire and rescue training services to tens of thousands of fire and rescue personnel throughout the country. And the best thing is, there is no cost to participate. "Contact us today for more information.":mailto:info@firelink.com
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    Bedroom Fire Safety

    Each year, fire claims the lives of 4,000 Americans and injures approximately 20,000. Bedrooms are a common area of fire origin. Nearly 600 lives are lost to fires that start in bedrooms. Many of these fires are caused by misuse or poor maintenance of electrical devices, such as overloading extension cords or using portable space heaters too close to combustibles. Many ...
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    Alabama: Wa - We

    - Wagarville Volunteer Fire Department HWY 56 and Broadway DR PO Box 187 Wagarville AL 36585 (251) 246-5558 Volunteer - Wallace Volunteer Fire Department 30171 HWY 41 N Brewton AL 36426 251-867-6107 Volunteer - Walnut Grove Volunteer Fire Department 3991 Gadsden/ Blountsville RD PO Box 81 Walnut Grove AL 35990-0081 (205) 589-6400 Volunteer - Walnut Lane Volunteer Fire Department 7838 Highway ...
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    Alabama: Ri - Ro

    - Ricetown Vol Fire & Rescue 401 Ricetown RD Hayden AL 35079 205-647-3882 Volunteer - Ridge Grove Fire Department 9104 CO RD 48 Lafayette AL 36862 (334) 864-5424 Volunteer - Riverside Fire & Rescue Department 379 Depot ST PO Box 130 Riverside AL 35135 (205) 338-7692 Mostly Volunteer - Roanoke Fire Department 139 Chestnut ST PO Box 1270 Roanoke AL 36274 ...
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    Alabama: Wo - Zi

    - Wolf Creek Volunteer Fire Department 4980 Wolf Creek RD Pell City AL 35128 (205) 884-9400 Volunteer - Woodland Volunteer Fire Department 120 CO RD 64 Woodland AL 36280 (256) 449-2646 Volunteer - Woodstock Volunteer Fire Department 27451 Highway 5 Woodstock AL 35188 205-938-9790 Volunteer - Woodville Volunteer Fire Department HWY 35 PO Box 86 Woodville AL 35776 (256) 776-4264 Volunteer ...
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    After a Fire: Fire Department Questions

    *+Common Questions+* _Why are windows broken or holes cut in the roof?_ p(. As a fire burns, it moves upward then outward. Breaking the windows and/or cutting holes in the roof (called ventilation) slows the damaging outward movement, helps remove blinding smoke that obscures the actual fire, and enables firefighters to fight the fire more efficiently. The result of this action ...
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    Government Resources

    These links are provided as a resource for government grants, scholarships, and general funding for firefighters. Want to get linked? Email: info@firelink.com for more information. - See your link here? Make sure to add a link to FireLink on your site. h4. Grants • FEMA Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program • Firefighter Funding Alternatives • Guide to Federal Resources • National ...
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    Alabama: Cl - Co

    - Clanton Fire Department 100 S Sixth ST Clanton AL 35045 (205) 755-0533 Mostly Volunteer - Clayton Volunteer Fire Department 6 S Midway ST PO Box 385 Clayton AL 36016 (334) 775-9176 Volunteer - Clements Volunteer Fire Department 9158 US HWY 72 W Athens AL 35611 (256) 729-6057 Volunteer - Cleveland Volunteer Fire Department 62732 US HWY 231 Cleveland AL 35049 ...
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    Alabama: Hi - Hy

    - Highland Home Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department, Inc. 16326 Montgomery HWY PO Box 41 Highland Home AL 36041 (334) 537-4746 Volunteer - Highland Volunteer Fire Deaprtment 5231 Tabor RD Gadsden AL 35904 (256) 546-2911 Volunteer - Hillsboro Area Volunteer Fire Department 17577 Hi-Way 20 Hillsboro AL 35643 (256) 637-8311 Volunteer - Hobson Volunteer Fire Department 1588 Upper Hobson RD Chatom ...
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    Fireplace and Home Fire Safety

    More than one-third of Americans use fireplaces, wood stoves and other fuel-fired appliances as primary heat sources in their homes. Unfortunately, many people are unaware of the fire risks when heating with wood and solid fuels. Heating fires account for 36% of residential home fires in rural areas every year. Often these fires are due to creosote buildup in chimneys and ...
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