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33-2011.01 — Municipal Firefighters

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Tools

Acoustic sensors
  • Listening devices
Adjustable wrenches
Air bags for loading
  • Air bag lifting systems
Air exhausters
  • Smoke ejectors
Air samplers or collectors
  • Air samplers
All terrain vehicles tracked or wheeled
  • All terrain vehicles ATV
Automated external defibrillators AED or hard paddles
  • Automated external defibrillators AED
Basket stretchers or accessories
  • Evacuation baskets
  • Stokes baskets
Binoculars
  • Surveillance binoculars
Blocks or pulleys
  • Block and tackle equipment
  • Pulleys
  • Riggings
Bolt cutters
Calibrated resistance measuring equipment
  • Electrical resistance meters
  • Ground resistance testers
Chemical test strips or papers
  • Chemical detection testers
Claw hammer
  • Claw hammers
Cold chisels
Diagonal cut pliers
  • Diagonal cutting pliers
Digital camcorders or video cameras
  • Search cameras
Ear plugs
  • Hearing protectors
Electrocardiography EKG units
  • Electrocardiography EKG machines
Electronic blood pressure units
  • Automatic blood pressure cuffs
Emergency medical service intravenous IV kit
  • Intravenous IV administration sets
Emergency medical services cervical or extrication collars
  • Field emergency services neck braces
Emergency medical services first aid kits
  • Trauma type first aid kits
Emergency medical services suction units or accessories
  • Emergency suction kits
Emergency response litters or stretchers or accessories
  • Evacuation chairs
  • Evacuation stretchers
Extremity restraints
  • Limb restraints
Facial shields
  • Face shields
Fans
  • Ventilation fans
Fire blankets
  • Bomb blankets
Fire escape equipment
  • Fire shelters
Fire extinguishers
  • Carbon dioxide CO2 fire extinguishers
  • Dry chemical fire extinguishers
  • Multipurpose fire extinguishers
Fire fighting watercraft
  • Water rescue boats
Fire hoses or nozzles
  • Charged fire hoses
  • Fire hose nozzles
  • Uncharged fire hoses
Fire or rescue trucks
  • Aerial trucks
  • Bomb response vehicles
  • Fire trucks
  • HAZMAT response vehicles
  • Ladder trucks
  • Pumper trucks
Fire pump sets
  • Backpack pumps
Fire retardant apparel
  • Protective fire coats
Fire retardant footwear
  • Protective fire boots
Fire suppression hand tools
  • Ceiling hooks
  • Fire axes
  • Flat head axes
  • McLeod tools
  • Pick head axes
  • Pike poles
  • Pulaski tools
  • Rubbish hooks
Flares
  • Safety flares
Flatbed trailers
  • Equipment transport trailers
Forestry saws
  • Tree saws
Gas detectors
  • Combustible gas detectors
Gas generators
  • Gas-powered generators
Geological compasses
  • Navigation compasses
Glass cutters
Global positioning system GPS receiver
  • Global positioning system GPS receivers
Glucose monitors or meters
  • Glucometers
Grounding hardware
  • Copper grounding cables
  • Grounding cables
Hacksaw
  • Hacksaws
  • Reciprocating hacksaws
Hammers
  • Non-sparking hammers
Hand trucks or accessories
  • Hand trucks
Hard hats
Hazardous material protective apparel
  • Hazardous materials protective suits
  • Liquid splash protective clothing
Hazardous material protective footwear
  • Chemical protection footwear
Heat tracing equipment
  • Infrared thermometers
  • Thermal imaging cameras
Hold down clamps
  • Fire hose clamps
Hydraulic pumps
  • Hydraulic rams
Intermittent positive pressure breathing IPPB machines
  • Intermittent positive pressure breathing IPPB ventilators
Jacks
  • Trench rescue shoring jacks
Ladders
  • Aluminum ladders
  • Extension ladders
  • Wood ladders
Life rings
  • Life throw rings
Life vests or preservers
  • Life vests
Liquid leak detectors
  • Electronic leak detectors
Locking pliers
  • Channel lock pliers
  • Vise grip pliers
Manlift or personnel lift
  • Aerial lifting apparatus
Medical acoustic stethoscope or accessory
  • Mechanical stethoscopes
Medical gas cylinders or related devices
  • Oxygen cylinders
Mercury blood pressure units
  • Manual blood pressure cuffs
Metal cutters
  • Aviation snips
  • Hydraulic extrication tools
Metal detectors
Multi gas monitors
  • Multi-gas detectors
Needlenose pliers
Notebook computers
  • Laptop computers
  • Mobile data computers
Nylon rope
  • Life safety ropes
  • Self-rescue ropes
Open end wrenches
Orthopedic splint systems
  • Orthopedic splint sets
Personal computers
pH test strips or papers
  • pH testing strips
Picks
Pipe wrenches
Pneumatic hammer
  • Air chisels
Portable data input terminals
  • Handheld computers
Power saws
  • Chain saws
  • Circular saws
  • K-12 saws
Protective gloves
  • Chemical protection gloves
  • Fire resistant gloves
Pry bars
  • Halligan bars
  • Hux bars
  • Pinch bars
Pulse oximeter units
  • Pulse oximeters
Radiation detectors
  • Field radiological measuring devices
Radio frequency identification devices
  • Radio frequency identification RFID devices
Respiration air supplying self contained breathing apparatus or accessories
  • Self-contained breathing apparatus
Respirators
  • Air purifying respirators
  • Escape respirators
Resuscitation masks or accessories
  • Ambu bags
Safety harnesses or belts
  • Body harnesses
Safety helmets
  • Protective fire helmets
Safety hoods
  • Protective hoods
Saws
  • Handsaws
Screwdrivers
  • Phillips head screwdrivers
  • Straight screwdrivers
Scuba regulators
  • Scuba air regulators
Shovels
Sledge hammer
  • Sledgehammers
Slip or groove joint pliers
  • Slip joint pliers
Sockets
  • Socket wrenches
Spanner wrenches
  • Non-sparking spanner wrenches
Specialty wrenches
  • Hydrant shutoff wrenches
  • Non-sparking bung wrenches
Spill kits
  • Hazardous materials spill control devices
Spine boards
  • Backboards
  • Full-spine immobilization devices
  • Spinal immobilization equipment
Surface thermometers
Telescopes
  • Spotting scopes
Torso and belt restraints
  • Torso restraints
Two way radios
  • Radio communications systems
Underwater cameras
  • Underwater video cameras
Utility knives
Water analyzers
  • Water testers
Water pumps
  • Truck-mounted water pumps
Weapon or explosives detectors and supplies
  • Explosive detection analyzers
  • Explosive detection robots
Weather stations
  • Portable meteorological stations
Wedges
  • Steel wedges
Wetsuits
  • Scuba suits
Wheel chocks
  • Truck wheel chocks
Wheel nut or lug wrench
  • Lug wrenches
Winches
  • Truck-mounted winches
Wire cutters
  • Insulated wire cutters

Technology

Analytical or scientific software
  • Plume modeling software
Data base user interface and query software
  • Affiliated Computer Services ACS FIREHOUSE
  • Fire incident reporting systems
  • Microsoft Access
Electronic mail software
  • Email software
Internet browser software
  • Web browser software
Map creation software
  • Geographic information system GIS software
Office suite software
  • Microsoft Office software
Project management software
  • Incident command system ICS software
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel
Word processing software
  • Corel WordPerfect software
  • Microsoft Word

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