Only a block away from quarters, Engine 22 has an afternoon full of fire and first line choices.
“The UFA also claims fire emergencies have increased 16 percent since 2001 and that the FDNY received a record number of alarms in 2010.”
“If the reason why you don’t use the 2 1/2 is because it is difficult to move, you are insulting the generations of firefighters before you, when that was all they had.” Batt. Chief Gerry Tracy, FDNY
“Every situation is a situation” and the fire you are responding to is one that you are seeing for the first time.