Do you have apartments over stores in your first-due? Would you access the roof in this way?
“At the kitchen table one night, one of my firefighters came out with the statement that we should enforce a 300 foot buffer zone around every fire operation,”
“Firefighters can penetrate deeper into the structure without coordinating the vent—simply because the gear and equipment masks the environment.”
Only a block away from quarters, Engine 22 has an afternoon full of fire and first line choices.
“Pride” isn’t a fire department shirt or a sticker.
Probably one of the best reasons to do preplanning from 2010.
Welcome Deputy Chief Ron Ayotte to the site with his post on important qualities every fire officer must have.
10 hours later a excavator takes off Side Alpha.
“There’s a void for me, come here, you’ll see it. All I need is air, bro.” Lt. Howie Carpluk, E.42 FDNY
“We’ve been to tons of fires like that before.” Boston firefighter Michael Feeney