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  1. FDIC 2014: Session: Rapid Structure Triage in the Wildland Urban Interface

    Conference Sessions

    Tue, 8 Apr 2014

    Rapid Structure Triage in the Wildland Urban Interface Session # Format: Classroom Session (Single Speaker/1.45 HOUR) Ability Level Ability Level: All Levels

  2. FDIC 2014: Session: Rapid Structure Triage in the Wildland Urban Interface

    Conference Sessions

    Tue, 8 Apr 2014

    5:15PM Rapid Structure Triage in the Wildland Urban Interface Twain Harte Fire and Rescue (CA) Description This ..... structure triage decisions when operating in the wildland urban interface (WUI). The focus will be on identifying the triage

  1. Fire Service Industry News: Papers Invited for ASTM International Symposium on Wildland-Urban Interface Fires

    Online Articles

    Mon, 30 Dec 2013

    for a symposium on Structure Ignition in Wildland- Urban Interface (WUI) Fires, to be held June 18-19, 2015 at ..... into communities, commonly referred to as Wildland- Urban Interface (WUI) fires, are a significant problem in Australia

  2. Pierce Demos New PUC Wildland-Urban Interface Apparatus

    Online Articles

    Fri, 17 Jun 2011

    growing need for wildland and urban interface emergency response. APPLETON ..... capabilities of a new Type 1 wildland- urban interface firefighting vehicle that incorporates ..... performance for wildland and urban interface firefighting in regions of the

  3. Recognizing the Suburban/Urban Interface

    Online Articles

    Wed, 22 Feb 2012

    inhabited by people. Wildland/ urban interface challenges for mitigation are ..... the country. The suburban/ urban interface has crept up and caught many ..... when operating in the suburban/ urban interface . (2) Forcible-entry teams

  4. Recognizing the Suburban/Urban Interface

    Online Articles

    Wed, 22 Feb 2012

    inhabited by people. Wildland/ urban interface challenges for mitigation are ..... the country. The suburban/ urban interface has crept up and caught many ..... when operating in the suburban/ urban interface . (2) Forcible-entry teams

  5. Anchor and Hold Water Delivery Evolutions for Wildland-Urban Interface Firefighting Operations

    Online Articles

    Tue, 13 Mar 2012

    structural protection operations in the wildland- urban Interface (WUI). Structure protection involves actual fire ..... kept low based on the typical structures found in an urban - interface situation: single-family homes. Before deploying

  6. Wildland fire and urban interface : Three things you can do now

    Online Articles

    Wed, 24 Oct 2007

    California now, the issue of fire in the wildland urban interface (WUI) is one that impacts an increasing number of ..... department. Despite the rapid growth of wildland urban interface fires across the U.S., many departments have not

  7. Surviving the Urban Interface Fire Response

    Magazine Articles

    Sun, 1 May 2005

    agencies that routinely respond to urban interface events, the skills for maintaining ..... should that be requested for an urban interface incident. Is it ready to work ..... tool complement? Remember, an urban interface fire is a wildfire burning homes

  8. PREPARING FOR YOUR NEXT URBAN INTERFACE FIRE

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 1 Apr 2003

    convert a municipal pumper into an urban interface fire apparatus at a moment ..... you survive and operate in the urban interface with that "plug buggy," more ..... perform structural firefighting on urban interface fires, they must therefore be