Fire Dynamics and Ventilation Profile: Manhattan High-Rise Fire

FDNY Battalion Chief Leeb highlights fire behavior points in a recent Manhattan high-rise fire

 

Related from FireRescue Magazine and HighRiseOperations.com:

High Rise Buildings and Wind, A Perfect Storm?
The Impact of Air Movement on High-Rise Commercial Fires
Truck Company Operations at High-Rise Fires
What’s Blowing in the Wind?
Wind-Driven High-Rise Fires Require Changes in Tactics, Equipment

TOPICS

Watch for change in fire behavior

Get The RigSpot Newsletter

Related Articles

Grenfell Firefighters Facing Elevated Cancer Rates

Grenfell Firefighters Facing Elevated Cancer Rates

Firefighters who battled the Grenfell high-rise fire in 2017 are being diagnosed with cancer at an alarming rate. Britain's Daily Mirror reports that roughly a dozen firefighters, some as young as 40, have been diagnosed with cancers such as leukemia and colon...