Lusk, Marc
April 2007
Fire Chief;Apr2007, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p56
Trade Publication
The article provides information about the mayday or life-threatening emergency standard operating guidelines employed by the Amarillo Fire Department in Texas. First, firefighter corrects immediately life-threatening hazards and then contact command or ask assistance to help effect a successful rescue. Next, the endangered firefighter should attempt to have self rescue while trying to merge with the rescue team and the last thing to do is for firefighter to concentrate on air conservation.


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