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  1. Firefighter Training Drill: Vertical Fire Travel

    Online Articles

    Fri, 2 Jan 2015

    that expose into these shafts have led to many multiple alarm fires. Dumbwaiter shafts provide a vertical conduit for fire travel in buildings. These shaftways can be found primarily in larger older homes and apartment buildings. They create a

  2. Building Construction - Luxury Apartments: Is Your Department Ready?

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 31 Mar 2015

    trusses, parallel or TGI, between the floors also allow fire travel throughout the entire floor area. TGIs have the advantage ..... can easily install the utilities. Again, unimpeded fire travel will lead to early failure of the truss assemblies

  1. P3 ~ Conducting NFPA 1403-Compliant Live Burn Training in Acquired Structures

    Article

    Mon, 30 Mar 2015

    extinguished before you start the next drill. Floors. Cover any holes in the floor regardless of their size to mitigate fire travel from below or brands dropping from above. Since firefighters with associated PPE, hoselines, tools, and rescue dummies

  2. Live Fire Training - Conducting NFPA 1403-Compliant Live Burn Training in Acquired Structures

    Article

    Mon, 30 Mar 2015

    extinguished before you start the next drill. Floors. Cover any holes in the floor regardless of their size to mitigate fire travel from below or brands dropping from above. Since firefighters with associated PPE, hoselines, tools, and rescue dummies

  3. (fireengineering.com)

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 30 Mar 2015

    department compare to other departments? ( http://bit.ly/FEWalComp ) ❚ Douglas Mitchell Jr., "Drill: Vertical Fire Travel ": You can contain vertical spread if you know where to look. ( http://bit.ly/FETradVFT ) More Fire Engineering

  4. Firefighter Training Drill: The Louver Cut

    Online Articles

    Fri, 16 Jan 2015

    TRAINING VIDEOS Louver Cut with Hand Tools Louver Cut More Videos MORE FIREFIGHTER TRAINING DRILLS Drill: Vertical Fire Travel New Architecture = New Tactics Key in Knob Through-the-Lock Firefighter Training Drill: Forcing HUD Windows with

  5. Just Another Brick in the Wall

    Video

    Tue, 3 Feb 2015

    heaters or fireplaces are being encased by wood. Any failure of the pipe could cause fire extension or an avenue for fire travel . Older Victorian homes may have numerous chimneys. Firefighters should always use caution when operating in the vicinity

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    failure of the pipe could cause fire extension or an avenue for fire travel . Older Victorian homes may have numerous chimneys. Firefighters should always use caution when operating in the vicinity of these chimneys and well
  6. Structural Firefighting: In Case You Missed It: January 2015 Fire Engineering Features

    Online Articles

    Fri, 30 Jan 2015

    operations that need to happen in the days, week, and months that follow a mass-violence event. Drill: Vertical Fire Travel Vertical fire spread can quickly make a "one-room job" escalate to a multiple alarm fire. Doug Mitchell discusses

  7. The Fire Attack-Ventilation Connection: Street Considerations

    Blogs

    Tue, 19 Aug 2014

    the missing link to the ventilation-limited fire. That open door will reduce the time to flashover and subsequent fire travel toward that door (or maybe other areas, depending on the wind direction). In these cases, once the door is forced

  8. The Fire Attack-Ventilation Connection: Street Considerations

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 19 Aug 2014

    the missing link to the ventilation-limited fire. That open door will reduce the time to flashover and subsequent fire travel toward that door (or maybe other areas, depending on the wind direction). In these cases, once the door is forced