Female firefighters working

It is not at all uncommon to find female firefighters working at fire scenes in the cities and suburbs doing any of the jobs required. Whether it’s a chief officer, a company officer, a firefighter, or pump operator, the work is seamless. Here are three images from past fire scenes.

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The pump operator on a job in Vernon Hills, IL from the Countryside FPD. Larry Shapiro photo
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A firefighter from Glencoe, IL. Larry Shapiro photo
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A company officer from Glencoe, IL. Larry Shapiro photo

More images can be found HERE, HERE, HERE, HERE, and HERE.