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- POINT OF ENTRY. Payne, Rick // Fire Engineering;Feb2005, Vol. 158 Issue 2, p16
Presents tips related to firefighter training. Restriction of the firefighter to operate in the vent created when the door is opened; Application of thermal imaging cameras in a smoke-filled environments; Discovery of the operational issues by aggressive real-life training scenarios.
- SEARCH. // Fire Engineering;May2004, Vol. 157 Issue 5, p32
Presents opinions on techniques that firefighters will use to search a reported structure fire in the United States. Extinguishment support-oriented tactics simultaneously; Use of thermal imaging camera to enhance search efforts; Removal of danger from the victims; Perimeter survey of the...
- Point-and-shoot. Raimondi, John // Fire Chief;Mar2003, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p74
Features thermal imaging cameras that are used in a wide range of fire service applications. Impact of thermal imaging technology in a variety of hazardous environments; Use of thermal imaging cameras at structural fires; Application in search-and-rescue missions to help find missing persons;...
- Firefighter! // Scholastic News -- Edition 1;Oct2000, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p1
Provides information on how firefighters stay safe when they put out a fire.
- Put Out Those Fires. // Scholastic News -- Edition 1;Oct2002, Vol. 59 Issue 2, following p4
Presents an activity for children about firefighting and firefighters.
- TOWERING INFERNO. Dyer, Nicole // Science World;1/21/2002, Vol. 58 Issue 8, p8
Focuses on firefighting and equipment used by firefighters in the United States. INSETS: HOT DRESS CODE;FOUR-LEGGED FIREFIGHTERS.
- Scab, mercenary, or professional: What type of firefighter are you? Florian, Theodore S. // Fire Engineering;Aug96, Vol. 149 Issue 8, p38
Opinion. Comments on historical concepts that have become unnecessary fire service tradition. People's demand for first-class fire service; Types of firefighters.
- Salvage size-up. Pascocello Jr., Anthony J. // Fire Engineering;Aug96, Vol. 149 Issue 8, p113
Presents a size-up checklist that officers and firefighters can use to plan a salvage strategy that will protect property and save goods. Importance of determining the construction type of a building; Type of occupancy; Importance of wearing protective gears.
- MORE STUFF THAT YOU NEVER DO! Brennan, Tom // Fire Engineering;Aug2002, Vol. 155 Issue 8, p148
Focuses on issues related to fire fighting. Guidelines in removing the pressure reducing valve; Requirements on using an in-line supply lines; Need to leave the structure fire scene without conducting critique.