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Hazmat Drill at Toyota ABC Plant

Thursday, February 10th, 2011

Extrication In North Long Beach

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

  On the morning of June 22, 2010 just before 11:00, units from the Long Beach Fire Department responded to the corner of Del Amo Blvd and Virginia Avenue to a report of a vehicle into a power pole with one patient trapped.  Truck 11 was first to arrive on scene and reported that a […]

USAR Air Ops Training

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010

USAR Drill Using GPS To Find Waypoints

Monday, October 26th, 2009

  On 10/26/09, a practice drill put on by LBFD’s USAR team at their Station 6. Other Engine Companies from the department as well as some lifeguard units also joined in on the exercise. The drill was to find certain markers in and around the Harbor. Teams were broken up into groups of 4 and given one handheld GPS unit to locate […]

Long Beach Fire Practices For A Terror Attack Response

Thursday, October 1st, 2009

At 7:30 on the morning of October 1, 2009, units from The Long Beach Fire Department, in conjunction with LBPD, LA County Fire and other state and federal agencies, participated in a joint terrorism drill in the downtown marina.     The Scenario:  Long Beach Fire units were called to investigate smoke in the marina near […]

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