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Jason Hoevelmann's Blog – April 2012 Archive (2)

The Long Stretch

Take a look at the pictures and think about getting water on the fire to the upper floor and/or making rescues.  This building is one that is old and not sprinklered.  It sits off of the road and aerial access is extremely limited, almost ineffective.…


Added by Jason Hoevelmann on April 9, 2012 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Apartment Fire Considerations

Engine House Training, LLC

Take a look at the video and let’s have a discussion. It is not a critique of what the video shows, but more of what are our considerations if we pull up to this fire. We all have buildings like this one and depending upon our resources and response area, how would we deploy on this fire? Watch the video and ask and discuss these questions with your crew:

–What type building construction…


Added by Jason Hoevelmann on April 1, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments

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