Mark van der Feyst offers this new drill on practicing securing a hydrant for a water source by adding gate valves to all ports.
Do not overlook the ground monitor when large water delivery is needed, says Mark van der Feyst.
Mark van der Feyst looks at some of the fundamentals of master streams.
In this firefighting basics piece, Mark van der Feyst reviews the basic elements of elevated master streams for truck company operations.
Mark van der Feyst reviews some of the common hazards firefighters may encounter while performing searches.
In this back-to-basics piece, Mark van der Feyst reviews a method of brining a victim down a ladder during fire operations.
We must regard any wire as dangerous and take every precaution necessary to avoid them, and train our firefighters to always look up before we raise a ladder.