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Auto Extrication Drill

By BOB MCCORMICK, Correspondent | November 16, 2020 | NEW YORK

Story No. 111620108

Behind Good Will Fire house a vehicle was on its side,units arrived and started to make vehicle safe so the firefighters could work on extricating the victims inside. This was a Hands On Drill, which new members got to see how the equipment is set up and used. The Jaws of Life was set up and senior members showed where to cut the vehicle to take the rood off, others used stabilizer to make vehicle stable in order to work on other items on vehicle in case of a real accident scene,safety officer went around viewing the operation.

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