This month's drill with Tony Carroll is to review the operation of your below-grade rescue kit or basement rescue techniques.
A Burlington (NC) firefighter was hospitalized after falling through the floor during an overnight house fire.
Are you hoping that your luck will help you survive the fire service? Tony Carroll says it's better to plan when it comes to firefighter wellness.
In this Training Minutes video, Jim Crawford describes the Pittsburgh Drill, a multi-task RIT evolution designed for a four- or five-member team.
Jim Crawford discusses RIT positions, fireground deployment, and use of a search rope.
Two firefighters were injured after falling into the basement of an apartment building during fire suppression operations in Glendale, California.
This drill from Tony Carroll looks at SCBA use and the products of combustion, focusing on the line-of-duty death of Summit (MI) Fire Captain Scott Thornton.
In this Training Minutes video, Jim Crawford and crew demonstrate a high-point anchor system for ground ladders that allows the RIT team to lower a down firefighter to the ground.
This month's survival drill focuses on the rapid and complete donning of the face piece.
In this Training Minutes video on rapid intervention, Jim Crawford shows how to use air bags and cribbing to lift debris off a trapped downed firefighter.