In this week’s Humpday Hangout, Jason Hoevelmann and the panelists will tackle the age-old controversy about where to stretch the first attack hose line for a fire in an attached garage. Topics of discussion:
- The fuel loads and ignition sources in attached garages
- Diehards who insist that the first line goes through the front door of the house, regardless of fire conditions.
- Building code requirements
- Apparatus positioning
- The methods and difficulties forcing overhead garage doors
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The panel will share their most successful and/or worst nightmare regarding attached garage fires.