Does Stratford Fire Dept Only Staff Ladder Truck with 2 Firefighters, NO Officer??

There are 8 comments on the story from Feb 27, 2012, titled Does Stratford Fire Dept Only Staff Ladder Truck with 2 Firefighters, NO Officer??. In it, reports that:

IF SO WHY???The following youtube proves how detremental this is IF this is happening on our FD... Showing the effects of reducing fire engine staffing from 3 fire fighters to 2 firefighters. BY THE IAFF/NIST Study on Effects of Manpower Reduction www.youtube.com

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Since: Mar 08

Stratford, CT

#1 Feb 27, 2012
IAFF/NIST Study on Effects of Manpower Reduction

Showing the effects of reducing fire engine staffing from 3 fire fighters to 2 firefighters.

Boothe Flower

Bridgeport, CT

#2 Feb 27, 2012
THE GENUINEPHYLLIS wrote:
IAFF/NIST Study on Effects of Manpower Reduction
Showing the effects of reducing fire engine staffing from 3 fire fighters to 2 firefighters.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v =sc0vTozIX1wXX
Phil thanks for the posting, very informative. I hope we staff 4 firefighters to an engine.
strafturd

Monroe, CT

#3 Feb 27, 2012
At least they're back to only 4 AC's now that TM left
dont count on it

United States

#4 Feb 27, 2012
strafturd wrote:
At least they're back to only 4 AC's now that TM left
Wait till they try and give another test.

They'll probably end up with seven.

I'd be laughing if I wasn't a taxpayer having to pay for this nonsense.

Since: Mar 08

Stratford, CT

#5 Feb 29, 2012
dont count on it wrote:
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Wait till they try and give another test.
They'll probably end up with seven.
I'd be laughing if I wasn't a taxpayer having to pay for this nonsense.
Don't think you are a taxpayer but rather one of the zero-zero with a grudge --GROW UP ALREADY!!

Since: Mar 08

Stratford, CT

#6 Feb 29, 2012
btw you are laughing cuz you reside in a town where you pay lower taxes...making a higher pay in our higher paying town. WOW you get the best of both worlds!!!..WHILE having fun laughing at us..the REAL TAXPAYERS.

Since: Mar 08

Stratford, CT

#7 Feb 29, 2012
strafturd wrote:
At least they're back to only 4 AC's now that TM left
What a rude comment maybe you should leave the same way? Sure you won't mind it would ya??
strafturd

New Haven, CT

#8 Mar 1, 2012
If I screwed up on a promotion exam causing there to be an additional employee paid at a higher grade would I still have a job?

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