Fire Chief » Video http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:12:15 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 Truck repair shop: How would you attack this fire? http://www.firechief.com/2014/03/27/truck-repair-shop-attack-fire/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/03/27/truck-repair-shop-attack-fire/#comments Thu, 27 Mar 2014 20:45:43 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=1016
Factor environmental considerations into planning a defensive attack on a fully involved light industrial structure.
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NIST and UL research fire behavior and fireground tactics http://www.firechief.com/2014/03/25/nist-ul-research-fire-behavior-fireground-tactics-2/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/03/25/nist-ul-research-fire-behavior-fireground-tactics-2/#comments Tue, 25 Mar 2014 18:48:03 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=953
The National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST) and Underwriters Laboratories (UL) have been working together with the fire service to examine fire dynamics and firefighting tactics. Derek Alkonis, Battalion Chief at Los Angeles County Fire Department, introduces NIST and UL's Fire Behavior Research.
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NIST and UL research on fire environment: Part 2 http://www.firechief.com/2014/03/25/nist-ul-research-fire-environment-part-2/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/03/25/nist-ul-research-fire-environment-part-2/#comments Tue, 25 Mar 2014 18:46:14 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=950
Stephen Kerber, P.E. from UL on NIST and UL Fire Behavior Research, discusses the modern fire environment.
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Fire attack: Commercial roof with heavy load http://www.firechief.com/2014/03/10/fire-attack-commercial-roof-heavy-load/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/03/10/fire-attack-commercial-roof-heavy-load/#comments Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:05:20 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=635
A restaurant with open space, long-span roof supports and a heavy roof load requires different tactics and strategies; how would you tackle this fire?
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‘Servant Leadership’ in the fire service http://www.firechief.com/2014/03/05/servant-leadership-fire-service/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/03/05/servant-leadership-fire-service/#comments Wed, 05 Mar 2014 17:07:52 +0000 http://www.firechiefnation.com/?p=489
Chief Randy Corbin discusses the basics of "Servant Leadership" within fire and EMS services that was part of his presentation at the 2011 IAFC Fire-Rescue Med conference.
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Fire attack: Multi-use commercial facility http://www.firechief.com/2014/02/24/fire-attack-multi-use-commercial-facility/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/02/24/fire-attack-multi-use-commercial-facility/#comments Mon, 24 Feb 2014 18:38:53 +0000 http://www.firechiefnation.com/?p=205
The one responding rig stood little chance of getting this fire under control; how would you attack this fire?
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Reality Training: Reading flashover and backdraft signs http://www.firechief.com/2014/02/24/reality-training-reading-flashover-backdraft-signs/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/02/24/reality-training-reading-flashover-backdraft-signs/#comments Mon, 24 Feb 2014 18:31:37 +0000 http://www.firechiefnation.com/?p=199
This video shows several key pieces of information about this incident as initial resources are arriving and preparing for tactical operations and as those tactical operations continue.
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