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November 8, 2012


The Richmond Fire Department Special Operations Dive Team recently conducted dive and rescue training in a man-made lake just north of Richmond. The Special Operations Dive Team often conducts training exercises to stay prepaired. Exercises included boat operations, side scan sonar, and dive rescue operations. The Dive Team is a unit of the Special Operations Division. The Special Operations Division includes units that specialize in haz-mat, dive rescue, swift-water rescue, high angle rescue, structural collapse, and confined space rescue.

The Richmond Fire Department wants everyone to know…..”Your Safety is Our Number 1 Priority”

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