Peter Rachmat

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Future of First Response: Vision for Firefighting

Gallet F1 XF Fire Helmet: How to Use

Solar Panel Safety for First Responders- Part 1

World’s largest firefighting planes Boeing 747 vs. ilyushin il-76 vs. Sikorsky vs. Airbus a 380

Volunteer Firefighter: Tractor trailer refuses to pull over!!! Accident with entrapment

Regensburg Fire Department - the documentary - People in our city

Fire-fighters life WARNING GRAPHIC MARTERIAL 18+.wmv

[GERMAN FIRE TRUCKS RESPONDING COMPILATION] 50 Vehicles from 14 German Fire Departments

FDNY rep. American Fire Trucks VS German Fire Trucks

It’s Time to Redesign the Big Old Red Fire Truck

City streets are getting slimmer. Shouldn't emergency vehicles do the same?<p>Anyone who lives in a city has watched large, boxy fire trucks and fire engines—measuring 24-to-50 feet long and seven-to-nine feet wide—struggle to squeeze through traffic. It’s no wonder firefighters in places like San …

Why So Big? Rethinking Fire Truck Design

One can imagine the frustration of first responders as they maneuver bulky vehicles through tight city streets.Publication Date: Thu, 01/21/2016

What if Firefighters and Paramedics “Modernized” their Vehicles the Same Way as the Police?

What if we applied Police logic to firetrucks and ambulances?Now THIS is the new @TorontoPolice vehicle! — Mark Saunders …

Traditional Balinese Performance

.. Greenland | Mengening Beach, Bali

Dramatic photos show the devastating Southern California wildfires from space

As wildfires in California rage on Earth, astronauts watch from space.<p>Crewmembers onboard the International Space Station have taken some …

See Astonishing Images of the California Wildfires From Space


California Wildfires

It's not just spraying water: How the pros fight wildfires

<b>(CNN) —</b> As wildfires ravaged California this year, thousands of firefighters have taken on the massive task of containing and extinguishing flames over hundreds of thousands of acres.<p>But it's not as simple as showing up and spraying water.<p>"We don't just put blue stuff on the red stuff," said Scott …


Southern California is burning. Is climate change to blame?

<i>A satellite captures that moment that fires engulf large swaths of Southern California on December 6, 2017. ; Credit: NOAA/NASA</i>Jacob MargolisIt's …

Skirball Fire: Officials Determine Cause Of Bel-Air Blaze; Thomas Fire Still Unchecked; Apple Donates $1M – Update

<b>3RD UPDATE, 12:39 PM:</b> The Los Angeles Fire Department said this morning that the Skirball Fire that destroyed homes in Bel-Air last week was caused …

The inferno that won't die: How the Thomas fire became a monster

On Friday, an army of firefighters in Ventura County hoped it was finally beginning to turn the tide on the Thomas fire.<p>After burning hundreds of homes, the fire was slowing as Santa Ana winds calmed down.<p>But over the weekend, the fire reemerged with a vengeance, pushing into Santa Barbara County …

Investigation into cause of Southland wildfires probes Edison utility equipment

California fire officials have notified Southern California Edison that the utility’s equipment is under investigation as a possible cause of some of the fires.<p>“The investigations now include locations beyond those identified last week as the apparent origin of these fires. SCE believes the …

The Los Angeles fire that destroyed Bel-Air homes began at a homeless camp, officials say

The blaze that destroyed six homes and damaged a dozen more last week in the Bel-Air neighborhood of Los Angeles — one of the country’s most affluent communities — was sparked by a cooking fire at a homeless encampment, fire officials said Tuesday.<p>Homeless people for several years have lived in a …

#BREAKING: Firefighters run for their lives as parts of 4 alarm building fire collapse during #KDKA-TV News at 6pm.

Brandweer Noord Limburg - Opleiding manschap A

Obstacle line-up Biddinghuizen 2017!

17:23:18 29-07-17 PROEFALARM 19-2807. HIERBIJ OFFICIEEL IN GEBRUIK GENOMEN! GEFELICITEERD! Sinds vandaag staat hij officieel op de uitruk! De nieuwe strandambulance! Na 2 weken intensieve training voor de chauffeurs en opstappers zijn ze nu voldoende getraind om te kunnen uitrukken met de nieuwe strandambulance.

40 Meter ringen bij de Bootcamp Obstacle Run

In het kader van “verder, langer, hoger” komt de Bootcamp Obstacle Run dit jaar met een extra lange editie van hun ringen-obstakel. Hij zal zo’n 40 …