How I fell off a 1963 American LaFrance pumper, and why 70% of fire companies fear closing

Unlike the Army drill sergeant, you can't recruit the unwilling to become volunteers at your local fire station.And that is causing a huge national problem - too few volunteers to drive trucks, connect hoses, dash into buildings, douse flames and save lives.Some 70% of all the fire companies in the United States are volunteer. Instead … Continue reading How I fell off a 1963 American LaFrance pumper, and why 70% of fire companies fear closing