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.
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.
San Francisco firefighters faced challenges as a fire moved from one building to another and they were out of fire hydrants
Mark van der Feyst offers this new drill on practicing securing a hydrant for a water source by adding gate valves to all ports.
In some cases, the critical function of water supply is lacking critical thinking. Brian Brush takes a look at evaluating your water supply operations.
Most departments know how to get water from a hydrant, drafting tank, or pond, but do they know alternate ways of applying it for a faster and more efficient extinguishment?
Firefighters operating at a house fire earlier this week in Albany, New York, had to contend with a broken water main, according to Sidewinder Photography.
Be available to assist all personnel involved with the water delivery operations if the need it. Paul Shapiro on delivering the water.
Presenter Richie Stack of the Chicago (IL) Fire Department discusses to properly apply the large volume of water to overcome today’s fires.
Hosts Rick Lasky and Terry McGrath talk with John Ashman, John Salka, Ryan Fetzer, and Mark Murphree about fire attack and knowing your weapon.