WFD Ice Training

Published by Chris Wangler- February 8, 2021.

Waltham Fire conducted ice training on the Charles River Monday. Conditions were ideal because the ice was not completely frozen over, according to news photographer Peter Lobo.
The rubber Rapid Deployment Craft (RDC) used represents an improvement over previous floating devices used by the department.
Photo: Peter Lobo
Firefighters can pull victims directly onto the RDC through the front instead of having to lug them over the sides.
Photos: Peter Lobo