"Jeff, great topic Brother. And outstanding replys!! I believe we all know this to be true and also agree there is no magic wand to wave and make it all better. I feel it comes down to numbers. By that I mean a small number of "engaged"…"
"Jason and Brick, nicely put and very true. Does the fact that we "know" a building is vacant lead us to sloppy tactics and off our a game? More times than not I would say. Train like you work, when the *@%$ hits the fan, that's what…"
"I too thought there was to much manpower (a.k.a. resources) ineither incomplete PPE or none at all. I don't know the circumstances but the PPV while a crew is in the basement with what would appear very limited egress possibilities seems risky…"
I'm doing good Brother, my Grandmother of 90 years passed away, while I was in Indy! Now I'm just dealing with gear folks, lucky me! Check out Firefighter basics.com, I'm posting a couple of article, might be a minor stir..lol
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