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Isaac Frazier's Blog – August 2014 Archive (3)

Extrication "Quick Tip" #14 (All About Time)

Many years ago I got into a habit of using a stopwatch to time fire and extrication evolutions. At first many thought it was to show how "fast" we were compared to trucks or to test my crew. But after doing it for a while firefighters realized that it wasn't a test at all, but a method we could use to evaluate and speed up if possible. Nobody…

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Added by Isaac Frazier on August 18, 2014 at 8:38am — No Comments

Navigating Dangerous Waters

On April 14th 1912, a screeching sound awakened many on an “unsinkable” ship. This couldn’t be happening! They’d said it was impossible; that the ship was unsinkable. When I think of training, I consistently relate it in many ways to the events leading up to the Titanic’s tragic night.  The source…

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Added by Isaac Frazier on August 10, 2014 at 11:30am — 1 Comment

Extrication "Quick Tip" #13 (POP FROM THE TOP)

In vehicle extrication, many methods…

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Added by Isaac Frazier on August 4, 2014 at 9:06am — No Comments

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