About UslAdvertisinglMagazinelNewsletterlContact Usl Instagram

Maximizing the Efficiency of a Three-Member Truck Company

03/01/2012
BY GREGORY SELLERS In this era of financially hard times, one thing that seems to suffer is fire department staffing. Despite brownouts, layoffs, and limited hiring of new firefighters or volunteers experiencing personnel shortages, fireground operations still need to be carried out safely and effectively. With today's fire loads, lightweight construction, and tightly sealed buildings, basic truck company tasks (forcible entry, search, and ventilation) still need to be completed. National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1710, Standard for the Organization and Deployment of Fire Suppression Operations, Emergency Medical Operations, and Special Operations to the Public by Career Fire Dep...

Already a member of the Fire Engineering Training Network?  If yes, please sign in!

LOGIN TODAY

Why Subscribe?

  Gain Access to:
   
  • Latest Training & Drills
  • New Techniques
  • Technology Advances
 
  • Proven Tactics
  • Research to help reduce injuries & Deaths
  • Insight from the fire service's most experienced
 

      More Information >>