Tactical Fire Problem – Another Store with Apartments above

This week another commercial taxpayer type occupancy with heavy smoke and fire from the door.


1.) Indicate your first priority in this scenario.

2.) Can your first alarm assignment handle this, and if not what is the best use for the manpower you have?

3.) What do you anticipate for openings and access on the “charlie” side?

4.) What problems might be indicated that could hinder ground ladder use?

5.) How many total lines will you need for this incident and describe their placement.

Stay Safe and Stay Thinking!