Author Archives: Rod McQuerrey

Water Supply Needs For Effective Fire Suppression

Anyone ever wonder how much water it takes to fight an average size house fire?  The technical answer is length x width divided by 3 x the number of stories (a house that is 30 x 50 and is 2 … Continue reading

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***FREE***FREE***FREE*** At normal travel speed by your house at night, can you easily and clearly see your address? If the answer is NO, Then neither can those coming to help you when you dial 911 As part of their Fire … Continue reading

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May Training

[smartslider2 slider=”2″] Plattsburg Fire personnel training in vehicle extrication techniques in the unlikely event they would need to modify a vehicle in order to get a patient out.

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Ladder Training

Just another day at Plattsburg Fire, where our staff train on the safe and effective operation of our equipment.  This video shows our staff practicing the ladder operation of our 102′ KME Ladder Platform.  If you have ever thought about … Continue reading

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911 Address Signs

***FREE***FREE***FREE*** At normal travel speed by your house at night, can you easily and clearly see your address? If the answer is NO, Then neither can those coming to help you when you dial 911 As part of their  Fire … Continue reading

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