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Chief Anthony Kelleher's Blog – May 2013 Archive (3)

"FAILURE IS NOT AN OPTION"

 

 

A MOTIVATIONAL PHRASE IS…

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Added by Chief Anthony Kelleher on May 24, 2013 at 9:29pm — No Comments

THE "ALL STARS"

One of our biggest challenges is knowing the buildings (inside and out) that we may have to run into if they are on fire.



As you can see in this photograph, there are four (4) visible, white "stars" on the wall of this two-story, end of the group row house. This, for all intents and purposes, is a tell tail sign that there was…

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Added by Chief Anthony Kelleher on May 24, 2013 at 6:22pm — No Comments

"SPRINKLERED BUILDING, MIDDLE OF THE WORK DAY"

The box alarm (structural assignment) is transmitted, reporting a fire at the Home Depot. It's mid-afternoon, the building is 100% sprinklered and companies have responded to the reporting address a number of times for false calls, odors, electrical issues, fire alarms, etc. So, what are the chances that its actually on fire? How…

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Added by Chief Anthony Kelleher on May 21, 2013 at 5:30pm — No Comments

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