The weight of the world


Mike Ullery | Daily Call A 500 pound weight rests on top of a fire ladder inside the Piqua Fire Station on Thursday afternoon as annual testing of the department’s ladders took place to make certain that when needed, their ladders will stand up to any need. Dana Long and Brian Coleman of National Hose Testing Specialties, Inc. out of Grand Rapids, Michigan, spent several hours performing the required annual inspection. The company also tests the department’s fire hoses.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call A 500 pound weight rests on top of a fire ladder inside the Piqua Fire Station on Thursday afternoon as annual testing of the department’s ladders took place to make certain that when needed, their ladders will stand up to any need. Dana Long and Brian Coleman of National Hose Testing Specialties, Inc. out of Grand Rapids, Michigan, spent several hours performing the required annual inspection. The company also tests the department’s fire hoses.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call

A 500 pound weight rests on top of a fire ladder inside the Piqua Fire Station on Thursday afternoon as annual testing of the department’s ladders took place to make certain that when needed, their ladders will stand up to any need. Dana Long and Brian Coleman of National Hose Testing Specialties, Inc. out of Grand Rapids, Michigan, spent several hours performing the required annual inspection. The company also tests the department’s fire hoses.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call A 500 pound weight rests on top of a fire ladder inside the Piqua Fire Station on Thursday afternoon as annual testing of the department’s ladders took place to make certain that when needed, their ladders will stand up to any need. Dana Long and Brian Coleman of National Hose Testing Specialties, Inc. out of Grand Rapids, Michigan, spent several hours performing the required annual inspection. The company also tests the department’s fire hoses.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/06/web1_060817mju_pfd_laddertesting.jpgMike Ullery | Daily Call A 500 pound weight rests on top of a fire ladder inside the Piqua Fire Station on Thursday afternoon as annual testing of the department’s ladders took place to make certain that when needed, their ladders will stand up to any need. Dana Long and Brian Coleman of National Hose Testing Specialties, Inc. out of Grand Rapids, Michigan, spent several hours performing the required annual inspection. The company also tests the department’s fire hoses.