Human beings are the only life form who have had the privilege to see our earthly home from beyond the the pull of gravity. It is because we are blessed with the opposable thumb and the ability to dream of what could be.
The fact that we can make precision tools so we are able to make precision…Continue
"THE WRONG STUFF"
This is the response I was afforded when I…Continue
Added by Lieutenant Frederick Georges on January 8, 2012 at 10:30pm — No Comments
William P. Benson a veteran Firefighter who's last call was December 26th 2011 will be honored by all who knew him and missed by everyone as he was one of our communities public servants who, like all who serve, put his heart, soul, body and mind toward the task of helping…Continue
Added by Lieutenant Frederick Georges on December 31, 2011 at 7:10am — No Comments
This post is to pay respect to Jack Layton, a politician who truly cared and hoped to make a better world. No Canadian politician has ever borne physical suffering as publicly as Jack Layton bore his, which is one reason for the very public mourning at his death. “Mr. Layton did not spring fully formed into…Continue
Added by Lieutenant Frederick Georges on August 27, 2011 at 9:30am — No Comments
This man has what it takes and has survived when everyone was sure he was a dead man.Continue
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I am having trouble conforming to the medical procedures I have been trained to use as an EMT-B.
I follow the protocol for the most part but I have found myself confronted with situations that were deemed beyond the parameters and authority of an EMT-B.
I suppose I have…
Birds of prey, or raptors, are meat eaters., Websters dictionary college edition. An Oklahoma Paramedic is stopped and arrested while transporting a patient by three Oklahoma State Troopers because he failed to…Continue
Added by Lieutenant Frederick Georges on April 21, 2011 at 6:47pm — No Comments
This blog was posted to address the incident in Oklahoma between the State Trooper and the EMT.
Do understand that this Trooper just returned from a tour in a war zone and is obviously dealing with a mind…
Added by Lieutenant Frederick Georges on April 21, 2011 at 6:42pm — No Comments
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NEW YORK — A 6-year-old boy who was made an honorary New York City firefighter during his battle with cancer has been remembered at a solemn memorial service.
Little Liam Witt died Jan. 24 after enduring years of radiation and chemotherapy.
The firefighters of Ladder Co. 24 and Engine Co. 1 admired Liam’s fighting spirit. They gave him his own locker in their midtown Manhattan firehouse.
Dozens of firefighters…Continue
Once again the news reports are of an accident caused from clear negligence and failure to follow basic protocol.
It is reported that individuals are being dismissed from their department because of an accident on a railroad crossing in Michigan involving a fire truck…Continue
I am a "man", ( a human being, a person, a member of the human race).
I have a presence, beliefs and possibly a soul (spirit). I am responsible for my words..actions and thoughts and must be mindful of the needs of my "family" ( everyone else). I must understand that I am not alone and so I must take responsibility for everything in this life without hesitation as it is a fact that together we prevail.... divided we fail.
To understand that everything I do, think and say will…Continue
Above is my truck before the accident
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This posting is a tribute to the Ottawa City Fire Chief John deHooge and all the Firefighters under his command.
Added by Lieutenant Frederick Georges on August 28, 2010 at 11:30am — No Comments