Not one of those “Oh my god, there’s fire coming out of the hole! Get off!” posts, but just some random thoughts.
Response and arrival at this small taxpayer job.
Recent first-person views and why we should push for good editing.
“There was no other option than to push our way up those stairs.”
Three teens rescued from rising storm waters underneath 4th Battalion bridge.
Conditions were so bad that the arriving companies went defensive right away.
“[The fireground] moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it. ” Ferris Bueller, kinda.
Okay, so this isn’t someone straddling the window sill with that rich brownish, grayish smoke pulsing out over him, but imagine pulling up to this with just you, your driver and one firefighter in the back. What’s your game-plan?
Video from Manhattan two-alarm fire and related material on truck company operations and ventilation.
“Using All Hands; Fire in a commercial garage. Extra Engine and Truck. Fire is “Doubtful.””