Firefighter RIT



Dissecting the RIT: Air Supply

If you’re assigned the role of air supply or any position within RIT, make it your goal to train realistically, writes Jawan Clark.


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The Art of the Third Due: Being Prepared to Turn the Tide

Many in the fire service have a choke hold on beating all to the scene and being "first due" despite odds t...

Regional RIT: the Suburban Response to Rapid Intervention

It is not uncommon for smaller, suburban, or rural departments to rely on a mutual-aid response for the rapid interve...

Firefighter Rescue: The Drag Gauntlet

In this Training Minutes video on advanced firefighter drags and carries, Paule Capo and company demonstrate the rope...

Truck Company Operations: Boston's Ladder Culture

Why Boston throws so many ladders. Shawn Donovan

Mayday, Firefighter Injured in Pennsylvania House Fire

A Mayday was called and a firefighter was reportedly carried unconscious from a building during a multiple-alarm hous...


Philadelphia Firefighters Shocked When Ladder Hits Power Line

Two Philadelphia (PA) firefighters were injured in the aftermath of a fire today, according to news reports.

FDNY Firefighter Injured by Flying Manhole Cover

A New York City firefighter was injured by a flying manhole cover last night, according to a news report.

Missouri Firefighter Shot in Foot When Gun Discharges

An Osage County (MO) firefighter was reportedly shot in the foot while fighting a house fire.

Minnesota Firefighter Injured by Falling Door

A volunteer firefighter was badly injured while providing mutual aid at a fire in Fairfax, Minnesota, according to news reports.

Chattanooga (TN) Firefighter Injured After Being Hit By Car

A Chattanooga (TN) firefighter was seriously injured shortly after 9:00 Sunday night on East Brainerd Road.

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Three New York Firefighters Hurt at House Fire

April 25, 2015 Three firefighters suffered burns, bruises and smoke inhalation while battling what appeared to be intentionally set ...

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