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Fire chief: Hall needs ladder truck to get better insurance rates
Hall County firefighter Jeff Reed extends the Station 5 ladder during a routine test procedure.
Hall County Fire Chief David Kimbrell said a new fire station in North Hall will improve insurance rates only on the condition that a second ladder truck is secured by the county. “If we don’t get it, we don’t the credit for the stations,” he said. In assessing risk and safety, the Insurance Services Office factors in an array of indicators, he said.