Firefighting, Structural Firefighting

Denver Firefighters Undertake High-Rise Training

For the first time ever, the Denver (CO) Fire Department allowed news cameras to follow new recruits on their journey toward joining the departments.

In the clip above, recruits climb one of Denver’s tallest buildings to simulate a high-rise fire scenario. Denver assistant chief and Fire Engineering board member Dave McGrail discussed some of the challenges firefighters faced in this training evolution.

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