Heavy Rescue 8730

Heavy Rescue 8730

 

 

 

1995 Pierce Lance Heavy Rescue Walk-Through
MSA 60 Minute R.I.T. SCBA Cylinder
18 Spare Cylinder Compartment for storing spare SCBA cylinders
Telescoping light system for providing scene lighting
Heavy-Duty Front Bumper Mounted Winch
MSA Solaris Multi-Gas Detector
Hurst Paladin Tool for spreading and cutting
Hurst 32B Spreader, Cutter and (3) Hurst Rams
Hurst inflatable air bag system for lifting heavy objects
K-1200 Partner Fire/Rescue Circular Saw & Chain Saw
DeWalt SawzAll, DeWalt Drill Gun, Excalibur Mini-Cutter
Air Chisel, ArcAir Cutting Torch
Rabbit Tool & Hydra-Ram Tool
Paratech Stabilization Kit
(4) Come-Alongs
(2) Exhaust Fans
(4) Rescue Harnesses
Various heavy-duty plastic cribbing and step chocks
Various rope rescue equipment
Various HazMat Equipment
Various F.A.S.T. Team Equipment
Various bolt cutters

 

Heavy Rescue 8730 was put into service to respond to all Signal 10's (working structure fires), serious motor vehicle accidents, Hazardous Material (HazMat) situations and Mass Casualty Incidents (MCIs). In addition, Heavy Rescue 8730 responds to all other rare rescue situations encountered within the district, including technical rescues. Heavy Rescue 8730 is a walk-through rescue which allows it to be setup and used as a command post, if needed. Heavy Rescue 8730 holds the latest technological equipment made for the fire industry today. Heavy Rescue 8730 was purchased in 1997 from the East Meadow Fire District.

Heavy Rescue 8730 is dedicated to Ex-Department President and M-LFD Co. #3 Firefighter Joseph Quesada.

 

 

 

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