Building Markings and Rescues
It’s never just smells and bells.
One and one for the AFA finds smoke showing from the third floor.
Here we are in front of the reported fire building. During our approach, what type of building did we determine to have?
A year of communication we hate to hear, but train to say.
Rote training produces rote responses and as such the mind isn’t challenged to think in different ways. Use this video and the questions to challenge yourself and the firefighters you work with.
Backdraft reportedly blew a fireball nearly across the street.
Recent first-person views and why we should push for good editing.
Relying blindly on technology without incorporating behavioral changes is like giving an M40 to someone who has never fired a rifle in their lives and expecting them to put every round in the 10-ring. It’s not going to happen.
Just before he presses the button on his handie-talkie the EMS duty officer reaches out to him, “Check this out, Ladder 104 Can, he’s spiked his heart rate and respiration.”