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  1. Firefighter Training: FDIC 2014: Firefighting Tactics for Modern Wood-Frame Construction

    Online Articles

    Mon, 24 Mar 2014

    Captain Scott Joerger will present a classroom on firefighting tactics for fires in modern wood-frame construction at ..... duty deaths are used to emphasize the dangers. Firefighting tactics for modern wood-frame construction stressing

  2. Firefighting Tactics : SLICERS and DICERS

    Online Articles

    Fri, 7 Mar 2014

    Bobby Halton talks to Eddie Buchanan and Ray McCormack about SLICERS, DICERS, fire service acronyms, and incorporating new fire science findings into firefighting tactics .

  1. FDIC 2014: Session: Firefighting Tactics for Buildings Using Modern Wood-Frame Construction

    Conference Sessions

    Wed, 9 Apr 2014

    Thursday - April 10 2014 - 10:30AM - 12:15PM Firefighting Tactics for Buildings Using Modern Wood-Frame Construction ..... duty deaths are used to emphasize the dangers. Firefighting tactics for modern wood-frame construction stressing

  2. Atrium Features and Firefighting Tactics

    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 1 Mar 2012

    obstacles will enhance operational effectiveness. Conduct familiarization drills and supplemental training in firefighting tactics for members to ensure your responding firefighters are prepared to perform professionally and safely. REFERENCES

  3. How Elevated Homes Alter Firefighting Tactics

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 8 Sep 2014

    Mauro V. "Buzz" Baldanza-About 900 homes were devastated by Hurricane Sandy along the New Jersey shore. Since the 2012 storm, residents have been lifting their homes to meet new elevation requirements. These homes present a number of firefighting challenges.

  4. Firefighting Tactics : Roundtable: Second-In Unit Assignment

    Online Articles

    Thu, 12 Jun 2014

    path identification are some of the new concerns. In light of the new findings, coupled with our more standard firefighting tactics and evolutions, I have this month's Roundtable to propose. Look at the video below. Assuming that this is

  5. Firefighting Tactics : Are You Listening to the Research?

    Online Articles

    Mon, 17 Mar 2014

    Brian P. Kazmierzak and Drew R. Smith ask, When was the last time there was actually science behind our tactics in the United States?

  6. Firefighting Tactics : High-Rise 101

    Online Articles

    Wed, 23 Apr 2014

    The time tested acronym, ALS-BASE provides an effective foundation to start procedures and training for high-rise operations, writes Demetrius Kastros.

  7. FDIC 2014: Firefighting Tactics for the Modern Fire Environment

    Online Articles

    Sun, 6 Apr 2014

    "Since operating in the fire service today is much different than in years past, firefighters are fighting fires that burn much hotter and faster, and the required skill set for firefighters is much broader than simply putting out fires, the fire service must change the way it instructs its ...

  8. Fire Dynamics: Roundtable: Firefighting Tactics and Science

    Online Articles

    Thu, 6 Mar 2014

    with some major fire departments (FDNY, Chicago Fire, Toronto Fire) and some “smaller” departments on firefighting tactics . These scientists (of which some are also firefighters themselves) are working on such things as wind-drive