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  1. Employing Oriented Search

    Magazine Articles

    Sat, 1 Jan 2011

    BY STEVE SHUPERT Oriented search does not work for every situation ..... as needed. Essentially, in an oriented search , you provide a level of supervision ..... mark the entry path of rooms. Oriented search works best with at least three

  2. SEARCHING SMARTER, PART 2: THE ORIENTED SEARCH

    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 1 Mar 2001

    standard search, the team search, and the oriented search . Standard search . During the standard search ..... team may not know it until it's too late. Oriented search . During the oriented search , the focus is divided into two main areas

  1. SEARCHING SMARTER, PART 3: ADVANCED ORIENTED SEARCH

    Magazine Articles

    Sun, 1 Apr 2001

    few surprises or concerns. THE ORIENTED SEARCH WITH HOSELINE IN WIDE-OPEN ..... leads out of the building. The oriented search using a hoseline in a hardware ..... large apartments, the modified oriented search works best. 2 As a search crews

  2. Oriented Vent-Enter-Search for Small Departments

    Magazine Articles

    Fri, 1 Mar 2013

    lessons and strategies of interior oriented search to the exterior or VES tactic ..... search of the second floor. ORIENTED SEARCH + VES = A SAFER SEARCH Coleman ..... before using it. In an interior oriented search , an oriented firefighter stays

  3. Firefighting Techniques: Not Every House is Created Equal

    Online Articles

    Wed, 12 Mar 2014

    extinguishment. As stated above, today’s homes are wide open. This creates problems; the wall spans are larger, making oriented search , hoseline movement, and ventilation more of an obstacle. The ability to correctly perform a search in these structures

  4. Wayfinding in Zero Visibility

    Magazine Articles

    Fri, 20 Dec 2013

    appliances and furniture will also allow you to gather the intelligence necessary to help construct your mental map. Oriented search is a more efficient way of searching than the route strategy of a left- or right-handed search. This concept refers

  5. Firefighter News: Paterson (NJ) Firefighters Rescue Man from Apartment Fire

    Online Articles

    Mon, 17 Mar 2014

    found smoke billowing out of the seven-story building's fourth floor. Wayfinding in Zero Visibility | Employing Oriented Search Crews had to force entry to the fire apartment, where they found the man. No other tenants were injured. Read more

  6. Firefighting News: Firefighters Rescue Unconscious Woman from Hackensack (NJ) Fire

    Online Articles

    Mon, 21 Oct 2013

    GYqAnz . For more on high-rise apartment fires, consider SEARCHING A HIGH-RISE BUILDING FOR TRAPPED VICTIMS , GUIDELINES FOR STRATEGIC DECISION MAKING AT HIGH-RISE FIRES , and SEARCHING SMARTER, PART 3: ADVANCED ORIENTED SEARCH .

  7. Firefighting News: Cop, Civilian Injured in Overnight Chicago Fire

    Online Articles

    Fri, 6 Sep 2013

    Report , SEARCHING SMARTER, PART 1: THE BASICS , SEARCHING SMARTER, PART 2: THE ORIENTED SEARCH , and SEARCHING SMARTER, PART 3: ADVANCED ORIENTED SEARCH . For more on working with law enforcement at emergency scenes, consider Tips for Working

  8. SEARCH

    Magazine Articles

    Sat, 1 May 2004

    scenario, several variations of the oriented search could be used, depending on ..... There are other variations of the oriented search . If the training or experience ..... the primary search. We use the oriented search method. Feedback from firefighters