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High-Rise Stretch

High-Rise Stretch

Tips on the hook up and flaking out     East Metro Fire Rescue Engine company high-rise training. https://youtu.be/HbcAT5RQJjk

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Fire on 10th Floor of Downtown San Diego High-Rise

Fire on 10th Floor of Downtown San Diego High-Rise

Sprinkler knocks down a small fire   HighRiseOps Staff SAN DIEGO, California - FOX 5 San Diego reports that firefighters responded to a high-rise hotel Tuesday in the downtown East Village district. The fire involved a mini-refrigerator in a 10th-foor room at the...

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Five-Alarm Fire at Pittsburgh Gulf Tower

Five-Alarm Fire at Pittsburgh Gulf Tower

44-story building evacuated during basement fire     PITTSBURGH (AP) — Fire crews have been battling a fire in a downtown Pittsburgh high-rise that prompted evacuation of the building. Pittsburgh public safety officials said the 9:30 a.m. Wednesday blaze was...

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Dallas Firefighters Battle Three-Alarm High-Rise Fire

Dallas Firefighters Battle Three-Alarm High-Rise Fire

Fire on the 14th floor of Terrace House     HighRiseOps Staff DALLAS, Texas - Dallas firefighters fought a three-alarm fire at Terrace House high-rise apartments on Maple Avenue on Tuesday, May 11. CBS DFW reported that firefighters saw fire showing from the...

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Arizona High-Rise Under Construction Catches Fire

Arizona High-Rise Under Construction Catches Fire

Fire in ASU campus in Tempe     HighRiseOps Staff TEMPE, Arizona - 12 News reported that a fire broke out on the roof of the science and tech building under construction at ASU in Tempe. Firefighters from Tempe, Scottsdale, Mesa, Phoenix and Chandler...

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Dumpster Fire Injures Three at Rochester High-Rise

Dumpster Fire Injures Three at Rochester High-Rise

Sprinkler system helps knock fire inside     HighRiseOps Staff ROCHESTER, New York - WHAM reports that a dumpster fire led to three people being hurt at a Rochester high-rise apartment building on Tuesday. Firefighters responded to Seneca Manor Drive at...

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Videos: Qatar Construction Site Fire

Videos: Qatar Construction Site Fire

West Bay high-rise fire videos     HighRiseOps Staff DOHA, Qatar  - A fire broke out at one of the buildings under construction in the West Bay area on Wednesday, 5 May 2021. The Ministry of Interior stated that the Civil Defense controlled the fire...

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Realistic Expectations for Standpipe Operations

Realistic Expectations for Standpipe Operations

Don't just go through the motions   By Kyle Smith | Fire Engineering Standpipe operations for many in the fire service do not happen on a regular basis. Few would argue that they are not low-frequency / high-risk events. It is for this reason that many...

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Rescue at Chicago High-Rise Fire

Rescue at Chicago High-Rise Fire

One person in critical condition     HighRiseOps Staff CHICAGO, Illinois - FOX 32 reports that firefighters responded to a fire in an apartment on the third floor of a senior building about 3:30 a.m. on Mondayin the 900 block of West Lawrence Avenue. A couch...

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