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Schriever first responders learn about electrical safety

First responders pass around specialized rubber gloves at an electrical pole wire safety demonstration at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 22, 2019. During the demonstration, first-responders learned more about proper electrical safety equipment, possible hazards and how to prevent them. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Whitely)

First responders pass around specialized rubber gloves at an electrical pole wire safety demonstration at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 22, 2019. During the demonstration, first-responders learned more about proper electrical safety equipment, possible hazards and how to prevent them. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Whitely)

SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Zeb Birch, Mountain View Electric Association journey lineman, demonstrates the importance of proper safety equipment when touching an electrical pole wire during a training session at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 22, 2019. Birch used a hotdog to simulate human flesh for the demonstration, after contact was made with the wire - the hotdog exploded. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Whitely)

SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Zeb Birch, Mountain View Electric Association journey lineman, demonstrates the importance of proper safety equipment when touching an electrical pole wire during a training session at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 22, 2019. Birch used a hotdog to simulate human flesh for the demonstration, after contact was made with the wire - the hotdog exploded. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Whitely)

SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Members of the 50th Civil Engineer Squadron, 50th Security Forces Squadron, El Paso County Department of Public Works and Falcon Fire Department learn about safety equipment during an electrical wire safety demonstration at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 22, 2019. The first-responders learned the proper safety to prevent serious injury or death. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Amanda Lovelace)

SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Members of the 50th Civil Engineer Squadron, 50th Security Forces Squadron, El Paso County Department of Public Works and Falcon Fire Department learn about safety equipment during an electrical wire safety demonstration at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 22, 2019. The first-responders learned the proper safety to prevent serious injury or death. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Amanda Lovelace)

SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- First responders pass around specialized rubber gloves at an electrical pole wire safety demonstration at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 22, 2019. During the demonstration, first-responders learned more about proper electrical safety equipment, possible hazards and how to prevent them. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Whitely)
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