What are some of the similarities and differences that exist in the tactics and strategies used to combat high-rise fires versus low-rise fires?
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08-09-2009, 03:21 PM #1
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Strategies for high-rise vs. low-rise
08-10-2009, 12:53 PM #2
1. Why did you post two threads with the same question?
2. What exactly are you looking for?(school report or something)
3. Pull line, enter building, put fire out> this applies to both very well..
Very broad question, so there's my very broad answer..
08-10-2009, 08:23 PM #3
"ok, hypothetically if this building was on fire.... we'd take a similar approach, let's put water on the fire"
Type of construction?
Size of fire?
Extent, Loaction, Contents?
Man power levels?
Simply, put a line (the appropriate flow) in service and on the fire, support gets done (ventilation, s+r, utilities, ladders up....), stretch a back up or additional attack lines, until it goes out or we need to get out.Originally Posted by madden01
"and everyone is encouraged to use Plain, Spelled Out English. I thought this was covered in NIMS training."
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