Urban Firefighter Magazine


DICERS-VO for Extinguishment

DICERS is a fire extinguishment model utilizing interior tactics to extinguish fires. Ray McCormack explains the individual aspects of this firefighting acronym.

Tactical Safety: The Three-Mile Bridge

The fire service is always traveling by bridge as it heads back and forth on topics of concern and popularity and for the passage of new ideas.

Tactical Safety: It's About Nozzle Reach, Not Stream Reach

Stream reach does not equal extinguishment, Ray McCormack writes, rather nozzle reach equals extinguishment.

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