Join Anthony Rowett, Todd Edwards, and Joe Ficarelli on the Generation Engine podcast as they speak with Houston (TX) Captain (Ret.) Clifford Reed.
"In certain situations, stretching from the street rather than using the standpipe system provides more benefit to the firefighters than the standpipe system has to offer," writes Anthony Rowett Jr.
"By leaving their comfort zones through performing training evolutions for skills they rarely use as well as by seeking tactics and techniques from other departments, firefighters can improve their overall knowledge and effectiveness," writes Anthony Rowett Jr.
Firefighters who know what is expected of them are more effective than those who do not until they arrive on the incident scene, writes Anthony Rowett Jr.
Anthony Rowett Jr. discusses the pros and cons of the two most commonly used hoselines used during operations.