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  1. Training: Wildland-Urban Interface Fires

    Video

    Wed, 4 Mar 2015

    accustomed to dealing with a house fire in your cities where, the situation is, is, is pretty small. Is confined to a room and contents . Is it confined to the attic? It's confined to the roof. Whatever. It's pretty easy to define your situational

    Room And Contents found at 4:12

    where, the situation is, is, is pretty small. Is confined to a room and contents . Is it confined to the attic? It's confined to the roof. Whatever. It's pretty easy to define your situational awareness. I believe
  2. Live Fire Training - Conducting NFPA 1403-Compliant Live Burn Training in Acquired Structures

    Article

    Mon, 30 Mar 2015

    allow the fuel to ignite more rapidly after the straw flashes and produce a volume of fire similar to a typical room - and - contents fire, without the uncontrollable contents. If set properly, the fuel left after extinguishment can often be

  3. Building Construction and Fire Dynamics - Are You Prepared for a Fire on Your Town's Main Street?

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 31 Mar 2015

    thinking that their two- or three-member crew will accomplish the same tasks they can handle at the routine room - and - contents fire. Mutual-aid truck companies will be needed, and you must request them immediately if you want to confine

  4. Transitional Attack: When to Use It

    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 23 Oct 2014

    attack on second-floor, room - and - contents fires in an acquired structure ..... of firefighting tactics in room - and - contents fires. One recommendation from ..... stream, and these fires were room - and - contents fires, which may not qualify

  5. Tile Roof: Vertical Ventilation

    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 29 Jan 2015

    below to attack the fire in the attic with handlines may be a more suitable tactic. If the location of the fire is " room and contents " that has not yet had direct impingement on the truss system, conditions on the inside will get hot quickly based

  6. Draft Curtain Tactics (An Evaluation of Flow Path Control)

    Online Articles

    Fri, 19 Dec 2014

    RIT member. 4. Using a Draft Curtain-- We had an opportunity to study deploying draft curtains during several room - and - contents fires. During the first fire, once the fire reached a preflashover stage, noted by visible rollover, fire propagation

  7. Firefighter Survival and RIT: Q & A: Justin McCarthy on Down and Dirty Mayday

    Online Articles

    Thu, 11 Dec 2014

    to a Mayday/RIT coordinator is very beneficial to a positive outcome. One IC often has a full plate just at a room - and - contents fire; now throw a RIT situation and it is easy to be overwhelmed. In my opinion, an SOP/SOG would really have

  8. Fire Service Management: Intelligent Response Structures, Part 1

    Online Articles

    Wed, 13 Aug 2014

    3) The initial response structure methodology for a residential house fire may include resources to handle a room and contents fire. For Part 2 of this article, click HERE Eric G. Bachman , CFPS, is a 32-year fire service and a former

  9. Firefighting: The Odor of Smoke

    Online Articles

    Wed, 8 Oct 2014

    ignited the top of the dresser. Had we given up, I am sure it would have accelerated to the point where it became a room - and - contents fire. On another night tour, we got a call for an odor of smoke in a six-story building . The caller was on

  10. Milwaukee UL Tests

    Video

    Mon, 14 Jul 2014

    point that was bi-directional when it was just a room and contents fire and the interior door was intact and the new ..... water He's gonna get a little knock on the con, room and contents first, and then the object here is to have the

    Room And Contents found at 5:03

    your original exit point that was bi-directional when it was just a room and contents fire and the interior door was intact and the new wall was intact. That was a bi-directional vent opening. Things were coming