Mark van der Feyst reviews considerations for positioning apparatus on roadways, including use of blocker engines to protect firefighters.
Mark van der Feyst offers a simple training drill to review the contents of the hydrant kit, review/practice its deployment, and practice equipment placement.
Mark van der Feyst examines two ways firefighters can ventilate a flat roof: the coffin cut and the square cut.
Mark van der Feyst examines some considerations firefighters need to keep in mind when dealing with flat roofs.
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.