Sunday, August 7, 2011

Building Knowledge = Fire Fighter Safety


"Modern incident demands on the fireground are unlike those of the recent past requiring incident commanders and commanding officers to have increased technical knowledge of building construction with a heightened sensitivity to fire behavior, a focus on operational structural stability and considerations related to occupancy risk versus the occupancy type."

"Strategies and tactics must be based on occupancy risk, not occupancy type, and must have the combined adequacy of sufficient staffing, fire flow and tactical patience orchestrated in a manner that identifies with the fire profiling, predictability of the occupancy profile and accounts for presumptive fire behavior."

Christopher Naum, SFPE
2011
Buildingsonfire.com


Building Knowledge = Fire Fighter Safety...Where do YOU fit into this equation?
….where do you fit into this equation
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1 comment:

  1. Hello


    It’s a nice article we can gather lot of experience from
    here.


    Thanks

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