T.V. NEWS STORY
FIRST PLACE: “Cincinnati Fire Fighter Health and Fitness”
A new fitness program is tested on members of the Cincinnati Fire Department. The importance of training and keeping in shape is seen as pounds of equipment are loaded onto fire fighters’ backs as they enter a fire. The members who tried out the new program showed progress within weeks.
WCPO Channel 9 Cincinnati
SECOND PLACE: "Sounding The Alarm”
This news story promotes fire safety for the public, investigating standard fire alarms used in houses all over the country that may not be loud enough to wake younger children. Families reaction times are put to the test as mock fires are staged in their homes. The results are unsettling to both the fire fighters and the families, leaving much room for improvement.
“Fallen Fire Fighters, WPG Remembers”
“New Faces of Fire Fighting”
“Tanker 130 Crash”