Response to cardiac arrests requires engineering controls, PPE, and a slightly different approach to provide increased awareness and safety, preventing further exposures.
Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Rescue (MDFR) placed into service the Airtraq SP that provides a single-patient, ready to use visual laryngoscope to help increase the first-pass success rate in establishing an advanced airway. Watch a training video with MDFR Captain Michael Ung on the tactic.
In this video from the Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Rescue Training Division, Bill Gustin examines how the department uses a fire pump test header manifold as a water source in a massive transit bus facility devoid of hydrants within the complex.
This video from the Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Rescue Training Division examines how to improvise a "Cleveland"/coil from hose configured in conventional horseshoe or accordion bundle folds.
Lieutenant Raul Perez tested positive for COVID-19 and was hospitalized due to complications. Now, he's back on-duty and sharing his struggles during his road to recovery.
Bill Gustin and Juan Miguel of Miami-Dade (FL) Fire/Rescue perform four forcible entry techniques on just one door found in a construction dumpster.
In this firefighter training tip from the Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Rescue (MDFR) Training Division, Lt. Shane Pyle with Engine 2 A Shift and company demonstrate stretching the crosslay and gathering hose.
In this firefighter training video from Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Rescue, firefighters demonstrate methods for gaining a purchase point when forcing an inward-swinging door.
One man was injured when two boats collided in the waters off Star Island near Miami Beach on Tuesday night, officials said.
In this firefighter training video, Captain Bill Gustin of Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Rescue and company demonstrate two methods for forcing doors with high-security multiple locks.