Let’s keep perfect in the ballfields, not on the fireground.
The real job doesn’t come with a script. Wait a minute, it does?
“What good does having a hazard label on a private dwelling do when we are faced with the obvious rescue?”
“If your department doesn’t bring its A-game to each and every fire, the ‘aggressive attack’ could become an illegal act.”
“Vallejo police had been to the dealership to have the homeless vacate the property.”
“FDNY Captain Paddy Brown is quoted as saying, “you can do everything right on this job and still get killed.””
This year, avoid the airports and just get on the Capital Beltway.
“If ‘fast attack’ is intended to mean quick access into the structure and positioning of the hoselines for a quick knockdown, then it is dead-on in probably the majority of working fires in Houston.”
Is it the actual tactic or is it a string of collective, individual errors making us question Houston’s ‘fast attack’?
“Cowboys, who do they think they are jumping in there without any SCBA on…”