In this firefighter training video, Frank Ricci and Josh Miller review some details when it comes to search operations, including door control and ventilation, dealing with bunk beds, and more.
Roswell (GA) firefighters managed to rescue a trapped occupant from the basement of a burning home early Tuesday.
At FDIC International 2020, join us for an aggressive hands-on training class, "Live Fire: Search and Extinguishment."
Mark van der Feyst reviews some of the common hazards firefighters may encounter while performing searches.
Nick Ledin advises of the launch of the Fireground Rescue Survey and its aim to obtain data on the specifics of rescues made at structural fires and the details surrounding them.
Jim Crawford discusses RIT positions, fireground deployment, and use of a search rope.
Clay Magee and Brandon Lewis use this specialized search technique created for students of their Magic Truck Company Academy to teach how best to survey a fire building floor while performing essential fireground tasks.
"Other than the overall conditions, the windows may be your best indicator in that five-second walk from the rig to the front door," writes Alexander Degnan.
In this Training Minutes video, Sean Gray and company discuss some options for gaining entry when conducting vent-enter-search (VES) operations on the first floor.
In this firefighter training video, Sean Gray discusses the potential for removing a victim through the window during a structure fire.