I would like to comment on your article because I am the second firefighter on the ladder.
Tell me again about your absolute that all vacant building fires should be fought from the outside or left to burn.
“We must constantly evaluate the environment we are in and try to determine if the conditions will allow us to continue with our task.”
Man also in critical condition after being rescued from South Side home.
If your department is unable to meet the mission they are tasked with, you have the obligation to tell those you are responsible to protect that you can’t.
It is easy to look backwards at an event and say that things should have been done differently and there would have been another outcome.
If VSP is to reduce risk of injury and death it should apply to searching for the Golden Doodle, right?
“We have some of the best training and the best equipment to do this.”
There’s a reason why they make compartments – it’s to put stuff like gear into.
We are not saying you should be reckless, unsafe. We are saying you should be realistic.
“To provide a point of critical thought about certain acts and events in the fire service while incorporating behavioral education and commentary in a referenced format.”
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