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.
These basics are so simple, even a caveman could follow them.
“You think I am brave because I carry a gun; well, your fathers are much braver because they carry responsibility, for you, your brothers, your sisters, and your mothers.” Charles Bronson as O’Reilly in “The Magnificent Seven”
We are not saying you should be reckless, unsafe. We are saying you should be realistic.
Tom Brennan used to write that there are very few “always” and “nevers” in the Fire Service.
“Don’t worry about that nozzle kid, cause we [won’t] do fires anymore.”
Nobody goes to the firehouse with the intention of getting hurt or dying.