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Brooklyn Black Sunday

 

"The home in Brooklyn could be in any of our back yards."  Mike Dowling

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2012 Maydays

A year of communication we hate to hear, but train to say

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RIT Deployed at Texas House Fire

Roof, ceiling collapse after Caney Creek firefighters move in

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This Day in LODD, Structure Fire HistoryCollapse Six Minutes After Under Control, Chicago 2010

Collapse kills two, injures 19 after two line fire goes under control.

 

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This Day in LODD, Structure Fire HistoryFire Keeps RIT from Reaching Probie, Texas 2004

Increasing heat, crowded entrance, radio not used and victim 15 feet from the door.

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This Day in LODD, Structure Fire HistoryDisorientation, Radio Problems and RITs Driven Out, Missouri 1999

Two rapid intervention teams forced to withdrawl from search for battalion chief.

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Boston Mayday Training Sample

Video highlights communications during fire attack and mayday.

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Lessons Learned:Deadly Disorientation at Texas Plant Fire

Eight contributing factors present before the fire actually started.

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Lessons Learned: Fatal, Illegal Renovation in the Bronx, August 2006

A repost in memory of Probationary Firefighter Mike Reilly and Lieutenant Howie Carpluk.


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Lesson in Awareness:Texas Mayday Incident Training Site

Texas department goes all out sharing lessons learned from their own close call.

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