The Right Tools

Training is perhaps the main element in successful fire fighting and rescue work.  But modern equipment is critical, too.  The Remington Volunteer Fire & Rescue Department has many “tools” that enables it to help others.  These tools include the latest hand equipment and protective gear, as well as service vehicles.  In fire station lingo, these vehicles are called “apparatus.”  Here are some of the department’s apparatus and how they are used in service.