Salisbury’s unique waterfront demands constant training to fight waterfront fires

With extensive housing along the river in Salisbury, traing of fire attacks by land and sea is essential. Photos Salisbury Fire Department.

With extensive housing along the river in Salisbury, traing of fire attacks by land and sea is essential. Photos Salisbury Fire Department.

Salisbury Fire Department crews training in multiple disciplines recently at the Riverside Drive boat ramp. Members trained in boat operations, drafting, and supplying an aerial device. Salisbury Fire and EMS personnel average 2 hours of training a day; ensuring they maintain their operational readiness.

Ready aim fire Salisbury FD fireboat training.

Ready aim fire Salisbury FD fireboat training.
Salisbury FD aerial training

Salisbury FD aerial training
Salisbury Fire Department training included fireboat.  photo Salisbury FD

Salisbury Fire Department training included fireboat. photo Salisbury FD