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MAYDAY POLICY Do you have firefighting ops switch to different channel when a MAYDAY is called

We are rewriting our MAYDAY SOP Do you have firefighting ops change channel and if you do what problems have you encountered. Is everyone o…

Started by Jim Duffy

0 Mar 16, 2013

RIT/RIC responsibilities

Within the ROAM concepts and practices, what should RIC/RIT be doing? Softening the building, securing utilities, locating access and egres…

Started by Mark Day

3 Sep 23, 2011
Reply by Todd Shoebridge

ROAM Presentation

Thank you for the presentation you guys did this week. It is everything I have been trying to communicate to my department for the past yea…

Started by Lisa Fairfield

8 Oct 2, 2009
Reply by Nick Morgan

The "Basic Skills" of air management

Just thought I would tag on to the discussion Bobby started and focus in a little more. We advocate that Air Management (AM) is a basic sk…

Started by Phil Jose

1 Oct 2, 2009
Reply by Pascal Marchand

Air Mangement

HFD is currently revising our air mangement guideline. I am heading up this endeavor and was looking for any information you could previde.…

Started by James campbell

2 Jul 10, 2009
Reply by James campbell

Motivation and "Buy In"

I am in the process of putting training and policy together with regards to NFPA 1404 and ROAM for my department. Besides what is in the Ai…

Started by Lisa Fairfield

7 May 6, 2009
Reply by Mike Gagliano

Air monitoring and SCBA

Our department's respiratory policy includes air monitoring (4 gas) before removing our SCBA at structure fires. This has been a positive s…

Started by Rudy Horist

5 Aug 1, 2008
Reply by Mike Gagliano

It CAN be done! You can do it...

We received the following posting to our website... We hope it inspires others to make Air Management a part of business as usual on the fi…

Started by Mike Gagliano

0 Apr 24, 2008

Hello Seattle Guys!

Wondering if you guys could get me an outline or something from the class at FDIC, looking to pass the info on in our RIT ops classes up in…

Started by Kevin Moeller

2 Apr 18, 2008
Reply by Kevin Moeller

Hydrogen Cyanide

Hey troops... Everyone is now fully aware that Hydrogen Cyanide is a nasty bugger. It is present at the earliest stages of combustion, cau…

Started by Mike Gagliano

1 Mar 21, 2008
Reply by J Havner


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