Posted on April 19, 2018 at 6:54pm
Posted on April 3, 2018 at 1:31pm
Nothing can be so chaotic as a firefighter in trouble that calls a Mayday. The fire service spends a lot of time and resources in training firefighters and task level officers in techniques and methods for calling a Mayday and surviving those situations---as it should be! However, there has been little developed and created…Continue
Posted on April 15, 2017 at 2:26pm
There has been a lot written, taught, debated and lectured on in regards to fire apparatus that fall under the definition of a quint. If you look it up, there are several definitions of what a quint is and should be to be considered so, but it boils down to a very simple description. The technical idea of a quint is that it must do five things, however, if you look at NFPA 1901, it lists well more than five functions.
My idea of a quint is more simplistic…Continue
Posted on November 28, 2016 at 10:42am