Schaenman, Philip; Ballesteros, Mick
May 2008
Fire Chief;May2008, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p42
Trade Publication
The article discusses the fire services which emphasize public education over response times in Sweden and Norway. All fire units in Oslo fire brigade equips all fire units with large, rapidly inflatable cushions for use in rescuing people trapped up to the fourth floor. Residents in Sweden are trained to extinguish small fires and are encourage to help fire victims and potential victims.


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