The FDNY has been tracking high-rise fires closely for many years
Fire Department City of New York
Thursday, April 26, 2018 3:30 – 5:15 p.m.
An in-depth look at high-rise firefighting from the Fire Department of New York (FDNY) perspective. The FDNY has been tracking high-rise fires closely for many years. Attendees journey through a history of FDNY’s evolution of high-rise firefighting, including lessons learned from some of the iconic fires and ground-breaking concepts learned from the Governor’s Island wind-impact study. In the wake of the recent London high-rise tragedy, attendees will come away with a better understanding of the challenges of and strategies for managing and protecting the world’s high-rise capital of the world.