Fire Training Drill: The Survival Essentials - Do Not Enter

01/31/2012
Firefighter training drill by Forest Reeder Scenario #3 in the Survival Essentials series of weekly firefighter drills offers a chance to discuss conditions that would be present at a fire scene that would halt a firefighting company from making an interior or offensive attack. There may be some obvious and easy answers, but add to those and take each consideration and add-in the WHY part of this decision. It's not enough to just be able to say that there is too much fire or that it isn't survivable to occupants--we should always include our rationale for that decision to reinforce the decision. For example, you may say that your crew won't make entry on a fire because of building collaps...

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