August 2023 Department News

Safety and Well-being Ladder 3 Platform Nozzle The nozzle has been closed and will be removed from an open by default position due to the safety concerns based on its location. There have been incidents with other fire departments with the platform/waterway valve accidentally being opened, while pointed downward, resulting in injuries to firefighters walking…

July 2023 Department News

Safety and Well-being SOG Development Work on our SOGs (Safe Operating Guidelines) continues with our consultant Mark Van der Feyst after the SOG working group and some officers spent the day with Mark June 27th. We expect to have a draft for review in September, and to invite Mark back to CRFD in October for…