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by rp62
Sat Jul 14, 2018 9:41 am
Forum: Fire
Topic: Moving On
Replies: 16
Views: 859

Re: Moving On

Here's what will happen I will use a urban area where there is a rfs as well as frnsw. Call to a incident will come in frnsw permanent or retained will respond in a timely manner,get to incident deal with incident then return to fire house, then 20 -30 minutes later watch a rfs truck from whatever (...
by rp62
Mon Jul 09, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: Fire
Topic: Tathra report released to public
Replies: 45
Views: 1544

Re: Tathra report released to public

The battle is just about to begin and the Rural Fire Starters are not going to win this one.
by rp62
Mon Jul 09, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RFS and Rescue
Replies: 51
Views: 8799

Re: RFS and Rescue

all that money spent on something that will have approx 4 incidents a year
by rp62
Tue May 08, 2018 7:26 am
Forum: Fire
Topic: Changes being made after Tathra
Replies: 17
Views: 1184

Re: Changes being made after Tathra

And that tweeter wasnt me because I don't use twitter
by rp62
Mon May 07, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Fire
Topic: Changes being made after Tathra
Replies: 17
Views: 1184

Re: Changes being made after Tathra

And yes they did save the primary school but forgot about all the houses.
by rp62
Mon May 07, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: Fire
Topic: Changes being made after Tathra
Replies: 17
Views: 1184

Re: Changes being made after Tathra

Two hats u have no farking idea I was there but as I'm no longer active in any fire service anymore I don't give a s^^t because after 36 years as a PROFESSIONAL firefighter I know no matter how many enquiries there are nothing will change.
by rp62
Fri Dec 01, 2017 10:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: Dual response agreements
Replies: 60
Views: 9836

Re: Dual response agreements

First i have nothhing against the RFS doing rescue in remote locals like mungindi,but its all very well saying you have 3 appliances in the brigade but do you have a crew to man all 3 ,24/7. Mungindi has a pop of about 700 there are lots of places with populations 3-5 times larger who struggle to fi...
by rp62
Sat Sep 23, 2017 3:04 pm
Forum: Medical
Topic: Ambulance responce times
Replies: 3
Views: 1687

Ambulance responce times

Any one see the show on ABC about the London fire brigade and the person trapped mva where they waited 3 hours for a ambulance to show up. And we complain sometimes when we wait a little while for a ambulance talk about 3rd world for one of the worlds major cities.
by rp62
Wed Aug 09, 2017 10:54 am
Forum: General
Topic: RCO Rescue Response-How does it Work in NSW?
Replies: 3
Views: 1680

Re: RCO Rescue Response-How does it Work in NSW?

At the present time it goes on suburb or location name.The RCO has a book of suburbs{towns,locations}and they go of that,sometimes they will respond the 2 closest units if there is a query on the location.Sometimes they will respond a FRNSW unit or police rescue (if either are not to far away) as we...
by rp62
Fri Feb 17, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SRB Accreditation & Communique updates
Replies: 120
Views: 42756

Re: SRB Accreditation & Communique updates

Many would be surprised how many times a week FRNSW provide rescue coverage for the primary provider in country areas of NSW each week,because that unit is unavailable due to staffing issues.At least they still have them as secondary rescue in those areas. :oI suppose it is hard to keep some keen if...