At 7:50 AM on Friday November 1st, Squad 1651 was dispatched to Tunkhannock Twp. Fire Company (Monroe 42) for a standby. The Squad went enroute with a crew of 3 and arrived at Station 42 around 8:30 A...
Palmerton Community Ambulance Association, EMS Sta 7, Palmerton, Carbon County, PA
PA Dept of Health - Division of Emergency Medical Services
Pennsylvania Bureau of EMS
Public Outreach Department for the Mesothelioma Center
As you might know, firefighters can expose themselves to dangers beyond the actual fire that could be life threatening. Asbestos exposure, chemical toxins and carbon monoxide poisoning are only some of the ancillary dangers that put firefighters at risk.