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The purpose of the Fire Mechanics Section is to promote standardization of fire apparatus and equipment preventative maintenance, improve safety standards and practices, promote workshops, conferences, and seminars related to the purposes of this Section, and to promote cost savings through standardization of building and equipment purchasing and maintenance.

RECENT FIRE MECHANIC NEWS

Posted: Jun 18, 2018

Surveillance video captures man keying San Miguel fire truck

Surveillance video from a nearby store showed a man dragging something sharp along the side of the truck as he walked down the sidewalk.

Because the paint on the truck is not ordinary paint, San Miguel Fire & Rescue estimated the damage would cost the department about $10,000.

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Posted: Jun 18, 2018

New, Purple Fire Engine Added To Martins Ferry Streets

The City of Martins Ferry approved the $500,000-purchase of the truck, which was paid for with levy funds.

The color choice, of course, is in honor of Martins Ferry Purple Riders, but it is also the departments extension into the community.

"The original color purple, was talked about the last few engines and it never came about,” said Vigilant Fire Captain David Rice. “Then the Martins Ferry community voted it in with the levy, it is our way of giving back a little bit without home town pride."

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Posted: Jun 18, 2018

No One Hurt When Tree Blows Onto Springfield Fire Engine

Springfield's fire chief says it was a close call for Fire Engine 8 during Thursday night's storms when a tree was blown down and came crashing through the truck's windshield. 

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Posted: Jun 18, 2018

Fire Truck Photo of the Day-Rosenbauer Rescue Truck

Support 197 is in service with the Peoria (AZ) Fire-Medical Department.

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10 Sep 2018 2018 FIRE MECHANICS FALL CONFERENCE 9/10/2018 - 9/14/2018
This year will feature classes to prepare you for F-1, F-2, F-3, F-4, F-5, F-6, F-7, F-8 as well as Jim Juneau "See You In Court", L&I Shop Safety, Cummins Insight, Basic Commercial Tire Service and more!

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11 Sep 2018 2018 FIRE MECHANICS VENDOR SHOW 9/11/2018

September 11, 3pm-6pm
Wenatchee Convention Center 

Mark your calendar for this exciting vendor show at the Wenatchee Convention Center. 

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Fire Mechanics Section Board

Chair

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Chair

Elliot Courage
North Whatcom Fire & Rescue
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Vice Chair

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Vice Chair

Mike Smith 
Pierce County Fire District #5
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Secretary

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Secretary

Justin Claibourn
Central Pierce Fire & Rescue 
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Director #1

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Director #1

Loren Angiono 
City of Lynnwood
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Director #2

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Director #2

Paul Spencer 
Fire Fleet Maintenance LLC
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Director #3

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Director #3

Larry Elliott
Olympia Fire Department
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Director #4

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Director #4

Doug Jones
City of Redmond
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Director #6

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Director #6

Brett Annear
Kitsap County Fire District 18
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Director #5

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Director #5

Jay Jacks
Camano Island Fire & Rescue
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Legislative Representative

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Legislative Representative

TBD
TBD
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Immediate Past Chair

Posted: Oct 20, 2015

Immediate Past Chair

Brian Fortner
Graham Fire & Rescue

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