From Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls YouTube series: meet firefighter Xochitl Hernandez, one of 57 female firefighters in Austin Fire Department. Hernandez explains why she loves her job, and shares some of the amazing equipment that she uses with her brigade to help people in need.
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Short but sweet — both the video and the firetruck! This was filmed in Nobleton, Ontario, Canada and may be the world’s smallest working firetruck.
via Irene’s Internet.
And previously on TKSST: more firefighters!
A firefighter and team head into a two-story home to put out a fire, all recorded with a helmet-mounted camera. Harrowing! But a great example of teamwork, using safety gear, caution and courage, training, as well as a conversation starter about fire prevention and safety tips.
"Firefighter exam." You’ll want to watch this one a few times in a row.