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Vertical Ventilation
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Christopher Huston Feb 28, 2012.

Offensive v Defensive - Risk Assessment
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Dan Rice Sep 28, 2011.

Mayday and RIT procedures
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Larry Lasich Nov 8, 2010.

 

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Michael Dombroski updated their profile
Jul 17, 2016
Michael Dombroski commented on P.J. Norwood's blog post The new four letter words and phrases in the fire service
"Hi PJ I feel vertical ventilation made it worse in this case.  When the gases ignite there is a huge increase in thermal output, which may increase the weakening of the structure (earlier collapse), increase further structural fire involvement…"
Dec 17, 2013
Michael Dombroski commented on P.J. Norwood's blog post The new four letter words and phrase's in the fire service
"Hi PJ Here's my opinion based on tactics that would commonly be used down under.  The house is well involved with several horizontal ventilation openings (c and d side).  The windows are boarded up suggesting (but not conclusively)…"
Dec 14, 2013
Danny Sheridan and Michael Dombroski are now friends
Mar 28, 2013

Profile Information

Lives in:
Wellington City, New Zealand
Department:
New Zealand Fire and Rescue Service
Title/rank:
Assistant Area Commander
Years of public service:
29
Agency structure:
Combination fire department
Top issues in your department:
All the usuals.
Professional Qualifications:
Grad. Institute Fire Engineers, Diploma Urban Fire & Rescue Operations, NZIM Diploma in Management
Bio:
I joined the NZ Fire Service (a national Fire Service) in 1987 as a volunteer. After a 6 year career in the police, I became a career firefighter and have since worked in 3 districts within the North Island of New Zealand. I'm curently an Assistant Area Commander/Manager in the Wellington Area of New Zealand.

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At 2:37pm on April 23, 2011, Jay Lewandowski said…
At 7:08pm on September 19, 2010, Michael K. Scotto said…
Got your message Mike, I shall await your call. Have a safe flight. Fraternally Mike S...
At 3:48pm on September 17, 2010, Michael K. Scotto said…
Hi Mike , sorry I didn't get back to you sooner. I will be at work either 9/28 or 29. The chief might be at work on10/3 or 4. He's in Alaska before that,so nothing I can do about that. Let me know which day works out best for your schedule and we'll put something together. I'll speak to you soon. Stay Safe Mike, Fraternally, Mike S...
At 8:27am on August 26, 2010, Mike France said…
Sounds good
At 10:23am on August 17, 2010, Michael Bricault (ret) said…
-Well great! Keep me in mind as I may be teaching at FDIC.
At 8:11am on August 16, 2010, Michael K. Scotto said…
Congats Mike. If you come to New York or vicinity we'll get together and do some things. Look forward to meeting you Bro. I'll take to you soon. Stay Safe, Fraternally Mike Scotto...
At 12:23am on August 5, 2010, Michael Bricault (ret) said…
-Thats great I hope all goes well and you have the chance to stop by and ride a shift.
At 11:09am on July 22, 2010, Michael K. Scotto said…
Hi Mike it's Mike Scotto. Yes L.58 is a tower ladder. We can discuss anything you would like regarding ops. I look forward to you visiting. I will be at the Firehouse Expo this weekend giving a lecture on vacant private dwellings. I'll speak to you soon. Stay Safe Mike...
At 4:52pm on June 22, 2010, Michael K. Scotto said…
Hi Mike, it's Mike Scotto. I hope you get the permission to come. You are more than welcome. Please keep me informed. Stay Safe Mike, Fraternally, Mike...
At 5:18pm on May 1, 2010, Rick Lasky said…
Thanks brother for your kind words!
 
 
 

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