On January 9, 2009, a 52-year-old male career Lieutenant died and three male career fire fighters were injured, when the ladder truck they were riding in failed to stop while traveling down a hill.
In addition to the three E-ONE CR 100 ladders, the department operates two E-ONE HP 100 platforms and nine E-ONE Cyclone II pumpers.
Rochester's pumper consists of a welded stainless-steel body that is integrated into a Spartan Metro Star LFD chassis and features a 10-inch raised roof cab.
Custom fire apparatus manufactured by Pierce will be equipped with HAAS Alert collision avoidance technology.
No injuries were reported.
Chicago Snorkel Squad 2 runs a house fire in Lincolnwood.
The Web site features a number of pages devoted to essential refurb services, including chassis remounting, apparatus repairs, automotive paint, vehicle graphics, lighting upgrades, tool mounting, and annual inspections.
Sentinel Emergency Solutions, based in Arnold, Missouri, has been a Rosenbauer dealer since 2000 and is near completion of a 34,000-square-foot expansion.
A new ladder truck focused on the clean cab concept.
Fire Commissioner Steven LaPorta and President James Abba talk about their department and their rig.