Tactical Fire Problem – Forklift Inside a Warehouse

This week we have a forklift fire inside of a warehouse.

1.) Is this fire large enough to trip the sprinklers based upon the ceiling height?

2.) What are the types of fuel used in powering forklifts?

3.) What size lineĀ  (s) are needed and how long could the stretch be?

4.) What is your extinguishment plan?

5.) What are you going to do to protect the contents of the rack storage?

Firefighting Today Weekly Roundtable – The Time Variable on The Fireground

Join us on Sunday October 15, 2017 at 8:00 PM Eastern time when the panel will discuss the “Time” variable on incident scenes. How important is it, where can we gain time, where should we slow down and what are the consequences of each action.

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Tactical Fire Problem – Refinery Industrial Plant

This week The Tactical Fire Problem is an industrial terminal facility.

1.) How often do you preplan these types of facilities if they are in your area? If you do not have one is there one in your mutual aid response area?

2.) What will be your suppression plan?

3.) What additional resources will you need?

4.) What other agencies will you need to notify?

5.) Is this a working fire or a hazardous materials incident and which takes priority?


Firefighting Today Weekly Roundtable – Making The Hard Right decision

Join us on Sunday Evening October 8, 2017 at 8:00 PM Eastern time.

The panel will discuss difficult officer decisions that all have consequences, some positive and some negative. Using our collective experience both paid and volunteer we will help officers make good decisions.

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Firefighting Today Weekly Roundtable – What Does Safety Look like in your department.

Join us Sunday October 1, 2017 at 8:00 PM Eastern when the panel will discuss What Does Safety Look Like In Your Department?

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The panel will review some safety best practices, talk about safety officer selection and duties, injuries, reports etc.