Where to Find Funding for Equipment, Training, Hiring, and Programs

Where to Find Funding for Equipment, Training, Hiring, and Programs - Brooking Industries

Law enforcement agencies, fire departments, and emergency management services operate on tight budgets. Calls for the defunding of these departments have left many without the monetary resources they need to continue to operate effectively. Thankfully, many departments have not been affected by extreme budget cuts, but even they can experience financial deficits from time to … Read more

How to Become a Volunteer Firefighter?

How to Become a Volunteer Firefighter?

Becoming a volunteer firefighter can be a rewarding and exciting experience. You can begin a long, wonderful career path into the world of emergency services and saving lives. Volunteer firefighters are the backbone of emergency services in rural areas. As such, many different fire departments will use their help to initiate emergency medical services, for … Read more

Ambulance LED Lights & Sirens

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When operating your own ambulance or EMS agency or even if you are a law enforcement officer, first responder or firefighter, it’s critical to understand the basics of ambulance emergency vehicle lighting, sirens and associate warning equipment. Operating an emergency vehicle and being in charge of a medical transportation company means you must familiarize yourself … Read more

How Long Does It Take to Become an EMT?

How Long To Become An EMT - Brooking Industries Inc

Becoming an emergency medical technician (EMT) is an exciting career choice that allows you to be on the front lines of emergencies. First responders are the lifeblood of any community. As an emergency medical technician, you will be trained in saving lives and being at the front lines of medical and traumatic emergencies. Fortunately, training … Read more

How Much Does a Firefighter Make?

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The Base Salary of a Firefighter is Just the Beginning Becoming a firefighter can be one of the most rewarding career paths one can choose. While there are many factors to consider when deciding on an occupation, the base pay or average salary is essential in the selection process. If you are interested in a … Read more

How to Increase Your EMT Salary

Working as an EMT isn’t easy. You’re responsible for saving lives and getting people the emergency medical treatment they need as soon as possible. Paramedics, doctors, nurses, and patients rely on EMTs to stabilize patients and get them safely transported from where they are to wherever they need to go to get the critical care … Read more

Drones Firefighting Solutions in the Real World

In recent years, drones have become more powerful and easier to use. They have found their homes in many industries, thanks to their ability to be controlled remotely or even to operate autonomously. The increased commercialization of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) such as drones has made the technology more accessible to public safety agencies, including … Read more