TITLE

Too Little, Too Late

AUTHOR(S)
Morris, Gary
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Sep2005, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines studies that report that fire departments underestimate the resources needed for intervention teams to save firefighters in the United States. Finding that fire service has underestimated both the number of rescuers and the time required for rapid intervention teams to enter the building; Personal escape systems; Search-and-rescue time frames. INSET: Personal Escape Systems.
ACCESSION #
18511857

 

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