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  1. Firefighting Techniques: Lead Length or Weakest Link?

    Online Articles

    Mon, 16 Jun 2014

    them wisely. Exiting the cab masked up may deprive the attack team of this crucial benefit. (1) Momentary contact was all ..... will make it difficult to offload excess line. If the attack team has already entered the fire compartment when the hose

  2. Outside Vent Firefighter: A Critical Role

    Magazine Articles

    Wed, 5 Mar 2014

    windows to the fire room too early may lead to heavier and hotter fire conditions. Fire venting from a window with no attack team in place may spread through autoexposure. The OV firefighter should pay attention to houses that sit close to an exposure

  3. FDIC 2014: Session: Engine Company Essentials: Getting Water on the Fire!

    Conference Sessions

    Mon, 7 Apr 2014

    in initial hook-up and standpipe operations, fold/deploy/stretch hose packs, and function as members of the attack team , working through nozzle, backup, door, control, and officer positions.

  4. FDIC 2014: Session: Engine Company Essentials: Getting Water on the Fire!

    Conference Sessions

    Sun, 6 Apr 2014

    in initial hook-up and standpipe operations, fold/deploy/stretch hose packs, and function as members of the attack team , working through nozzle, backup, door, control, and officer positions.

  5. FDIC 2014: Session: Engine Company Essentials: Getting Water on the Fire!

    Conference Sessions

    Mon, 7 Apr 2014

    in initial hook-up and standpipe operations, fold/deploy/stretch hose packs, and function as members of the attack team , working through nozzle, backup, door, control, and officer positions.

  6. FDIC 2014: Session: Engine Company Essentials: Getting Water on the Fire!

    Conference Sessions

    Sun, 6 Apr 2014

    in initial hook-up and standpipe operations, fold/deploy/stretch hose packs, and function as members of the attack team , working through nozzle, backup, door, control, and officer positions.

  7. Rule of Thumb: Use the Safest, Most Effective Path of Least Resistance

    Magazine Articles

    Fri, 1 Jun 2012

    and burned at worst. Suppose an attack team is positioned at the door to a ..... to the exterior, away from the attack team . This is how it is supposed to ..... through the entry point of the attack team . Because of this lack of coordination

  8. Firefighting News: OSHA Proposes Fine over Idaho Firefighter LODD

    Online Articles

    Thu, 14 Feb 2013

    fell. One of those falling trees killed Anne Veseth, 20, of Moscow. The citation, dated Feb. 7, said the initial attack team violated eight of the 10 Standing Firefighting Orders, including maintaining proper communications, being aware of

  9. B.L.A.S.T. the Fire

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 1 Jan 2013

    initial reaction and apply it to some practice scenarios. In most of the scenarios, the answer is obvious. If I am the attack team on a two-story, single-family residence with fire on division 2, I would prefer to have a backup team at the bottom

  10. Firefighting News: Idaho Organization Agrees to Fine in Firefighter Death

    Online Articles

    Sat, 23 Mar 2013

    original citation would have made it impossible for firefighters to do their jobs. The Feb. 7 citation said the initial attack team violated eight of the 10 Standing Firefighting Orders and took no action to mitigate 11 of the 18 "Situations That