Firefighting

Steven C. Hamilton-Emergency responders are still trying to define their role at active-shooter incident responses. Here are some guidelines that your department can implement regardless of department size and whether paid or volunteer.
Firefighting

Imagine that a serious fire develops in a high-rise building, initiating a full building evacuation. With ample time before the situation becomes dangerous, all occupants immediately take note of the information provided by the fire alarm, completely comprehend the situation, and move calmly and efficiently in single file lines to their nearest exit, familiar to them from recent and regular fire drills.