Honolulu Fire Department conducts survival training
The Honolulu Fire Department conducted an intense three-day survival training course for 1,100 firefighters on Monday. The style of construction across the nation has changed and developed over time, so firefighters must learn and adjust with the new building codes for survival. The training mirrors the countenance of HFD's mission statement of a safer community through prevention, preparedness and effective emergency response. More Videos »
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