Check out this short video on fire behavior that Arlington County recently conducted for their recruit class...department's are starting to "get" this stuff!
Video can be seen on firefightingdynamics.com
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Added by Dave Stacy on February 12, 2012 at 1:32pm — No Comments
Be sure to start following the National Firefighter Near-Miss Reporting System page on facebook. It is a great resource to obtain "Report of the Weeks", training information, and current trends delivered right to your newsfeed!
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The 2011 Near-Miss Calendars are now available from the IAFC. These calendars are distributed FREE of charge throughout the year by the International Association of Fire Chiefs. If you would like a copy I will gladly send one out to you. Just please email me your name, address, and quantity requested to firstname.lastname@example.org
Be sure to get one for yourself, station, family, and friends!
These calendars are always highly anticipated and enjoyed so be sure to…Continue
Added by Dave Stacy on January 27, 2010 at 9:00am — No Comments
At around 9:10 AM, Monday, June 8, 2009, a fire erupted in the basement of a 2-story Cape Cod single family home in College Park . Contract workers were using a hand-held blow torch fueled by a small acetylene tank to remove old adhesive material from the basement floor. The heat from the torch ignited combustible materials and the fire rapidly spread throughout the basement. The privately owned house is… Continue