Large two-story motel, vacant for a number of years, had a significant fire condition when the first due company arrived.
Take away the vacant building, the vacant building problem goes away.
Ladder 14 responding…
Corner room and some questions to toss out to your crew.
Sunday morning should cause all of us to consider how prepared we are, mentally, to face what may be more than just “smells and bells.”
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.
Watch this and begin to consider your own work as the second-in company.
First in with one and one and a boat-load of cops.
That sounds kind of redundant, doesn’t it?
Backdraft reportedly blew a fireball nearly across the street.