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  1. Firefighter Safety: You've Received a Mayday—Now What?

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    Thu, 3 Apr 2014

    rescue efforts. Assess need for heavy technical rescue teams. Monitor structural stability of building, call for structural engineer . Media control/Public information officer. Dispatch to monitor all radio frequencies. All subjects covered

  2. Baltimore Taxpayer Fire

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 28 Jan 2014

    occupancy and all exposures that were not protected by a fire wall. It will become an ongoing operation until a structural engineer declares the building safe. After the fire, the department initiated an action review. Some of the main points

  1. Firefighter Training: Live Fire Training: Much Preparation for Safety

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    Wed, 23 Jan 2013

    structure . Certain jurisdictions suggest that a structural engineer conduct the inspection to determine the structural ..... costs to the training, but municipalities with a structural engineer on staff may eliminate that cost. The inspection

  2. Protecting and Preventing 24/7, 365

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 1 Jan 2013

    permits were applied for or issued for the work being done on this structure. When the Building Department's structural engineer arrived, he surveyed the entire scene and began vacating the line of apartments over the work area. The survey

  3. ASSESSING STRUCTURAL COLLAPSE FROM ACTS OF TERROR

    Magazine Articles

    Wed, 1 Nov 2006

    and knowledge of a certified structural engineer , who is prepared to perform ..... to await the arrival of a structural engineer . Someone needs to ..... firefighter, police officer, structural engineer , construction worker, or

  4. Wood Shoring Systems: How Do They Perform?

    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 1 Sep 2011

    FEMA US&R and USACE US&R Program, as well as structure specialist instructors. ● DAVID J. HAMMOND is a structural engineer and a member of California's Urban Search and Rescue (US&R) Task Force 3 (CATF3). He has served on the

  5. Unified Command, Mutual Aid Key in Garage Collapse

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    Mon, 1 Nov 2010

    PAR was taken of the HFD-NJ/UASI teams and construction workers. The utility companies and Hackensack’s structural engineer were recalled. All recovery efforts were stopped, and NJ/UASI teams were released until the structural engineers

  6. Virginia Task Force 2 Rescues

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    Wed, 1 Sep 2010

    left of the still recognizable fourth floor. (4) The Belgium field hospital in Port-au-Prince. Our TFL, structural engineer , and search team manager had a meeting with the building owner. After learning about the building, the search team

  7. Florida Task Force 1 Response

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    Wed, 1 Sep 2010

    disaster, resources are scarce. (2) FL-TF 1 Structural Engineer Greg McClelland directed shoring to be used at ..... officer. 1 medical specialist. 1 medical doctor. 1 structural engineer . 2 canine handlers. 2, 3, 4, or 5 rescue specialists

  8. California Task Force Rescues

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    Wed, 1 Sep 2010

    selection and use of alternate shoring materials and methods. Structures Specialist Mikael Gartner (a civilian structural engineer who also is fluent in French and was often called on as an interpreter and who has been working on concepts for