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High-Rise Fire Training in the 70’s

“Some of these buildings will present unique problems and dangers.”     Periscope Film – This is a 1970’s era, color movie discussing problems fire departments have with high rise buildings. It opens with a massive high-rise tower with a ...

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Miami Dade: 2” Interior Hallway High-Rise Deployment

Training using three 75-foot bundles     Miami Dade Fire Rescue Miami Dade Fire Rescue – This 2″ High-Rise evolution demonstrates a quick and efficient method of hose deployment and advancement. With a coordinated effort, the fire attack team, which ...

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Humpday Hangout: High-Rise Operations

From shelter-in-place to elevator operations     Fire Engineering – Join Bill, Mike, and a panel of fire officers as they discuss high rise fire operations. Special guests will be Chief Danny Sheridan, FDNY, who will discuss the practicality of ...

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High-Rise HVAC Training

High-rise smoke control     IAFF – This video discusses the complexities of various high-rise ventilation systems that may be encountered in the fire service during a high-rise fire incident.

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Cincinnati Standpipe Stretches

Training video on the stairway and hallway stretches     CFD Training – CFD Standpipe Stretch Examples – Stairwell Stretch and Apartment / Hallway Stretch

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Delray Beach, FL High-Rise Training

Hoseline and standpipe operations   Delray Beach Fire Rescue – High-Rise Operations Training on high-rise kit deployment

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LODD Anniversary: Captain Dies in North Carolina Office Building

Lessons learned from a July 28, 2011 fire in a multi-story office building     NIOSH Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention On July 28, 2011, a 37-year-old career captain died and 9 fire fighters were injured in a 6-story ...

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FDIC 2019: High-Rise Firefighting Operations

Strategic, Tactical, and Task Levels with Assistant Chief David McGrail     David Michael McGrail Assistant Chief Denver (CO) Fire Department Tuesday, April 09, 2019: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM High-rise firefighting is exponentially more complicated and dangerous than most ...

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FDIC 2019 at the Stadium: New-Age High-Rises: A Rapidly Changing Landscape

Curtis Massey previews his FDIC class in the Lucas Oil Stadium     Curtis Massey Founder Massey Emergency Management Lucas Oil Stadium Meeting Room 3-4 Wednesday, April 10, 2019: 3:30 PM – 5:15 PM REGISTER Technology is the driving force ...

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Pittsburgh High-Rise Exercise

Inter-agency training for the high-rise fire     The Pittsburgh Fire Department, along with the Pittsburgh Bureau of EMS, the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police, the Pittsburgh Public Safety Department, and the Red Cross Greater Pennsylvania recently held a training exercise ...

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