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LBFD TF6 USAR Metro Rail Drill on Pacific Ave.

By JJohnson | March 23, 2010

Units from the LBFD, Compton FD, LAFD and the LACo SO attended a Metro rail drill on Pacific ave, between 8th and 9th streets. The drill was organized by LBFD TF6 as part of their monthly USAR Training and was presented by the Field Instruction staff at LA/LB Metro rail. The 3-hour drill that was given on 3 separate days, was attended by over 150 personnel (approximately 120 of those being LBFD members).  The drill included instruction by, and discussion with, Metro rail staff and hands on training that included the use of air bags and various other pieces of USAR and basic Truck company equipment to lift and stabilize the train(s).

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