Fire Truck Axe

fire axe

Firefighters stand in the bucket when the ladder is extended.

This simple axe is one of the firefighter's best tools while in the air. It can be used to cut holes in doors and roofs to allow the firefighter to gain access to a fire.Unlike electric chainsaws it can be carried easily and always works. Before being raised up onthe ladder tip a firefighter needs to make sure all of his tools are on board. Once the arialladder has been extended the fighter can easily reach the top of high-rise buildings.