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LODD Anniversary: FDNY Vandalia Avenue Fire

Three firefighters killed in a high-rise fire on this day     NIOSH Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention Program On December 18, 1998, several fire companies and fire fighters responded at 0454 hours to a reported fire on the ...

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Keep the Wind at Your Back

Tactical Considerations from UL FSRI     UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute – When entering a structure or initiating fire attack, knowing the wind direction is a critical fireground factor. Winds greater than 5 mph will directly affect the rate ...

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