Tactical Fire problem – Office Building

This week the Tactical Fire Problem is an office building with nothing showing.


1.) What is your initial report?

2.) How do you deploy your manpower on the first piece of apparatus?

3.) How do you deploy the balance of manpower on the first alarm?

4.) Is everyone on your crew familiar with alarm and sprinkler systems?

5.) What type of fire or incident could you expect in a building of this type?

Firefighting Today – Size Up

On Sunday July 16, 2017 at 8:00 PM (2000 Hours) we will be conducting a live YOUTUBE broadcast talking about size up.
We will use photos and or simulations to discuss and share experiences.

You can view it live here, or at If you want you can view it LIVE on YOUTUBE and use the live chat to interact with the panel.

Tactical Fire Problem – Tractor Trailer Accident

This week the tactical fire problem is a tractor trailer accident.

1.) 40 foot box trailer, passenger side saddle tank breached and ignited. What is your first request for resources?

2.) What are your actions for the unaccounted for driver?

3.) Where is the cargo manifest? How do you investigate the box safely?

4.) How familiar are you with securing batteries and fluids on an over the road tractor?

5.) How long do you intend to be on scene?