Structural Fire Fighting

Structural Fire Fighting

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Take the lead with proven techniques for incident command in Structural Fire Fighting! Working together, NFPA experts Bernard Klaene and Russell Sanders have created a landmark text for fire officers and professionals in training! Structural Fire Fighting presents complete coverage of operational procedures for working structural fires including salvage, ventilation, forcible entry, and rescue. Learn to visualize the vital steps that must be taken to implement the strategic plan--from creating the plan and choosing an offensive or defensive course, to evaluating structural conditions. You'll explore all the issues concerning life safety, extinguishment, property conservation, and special architecture. Find out how the best incident commanders get a handle on the big picture with Structural Fire Fighting!Businesses apply risk management principles to protect their profitability, and many of the risk management measures involve installation of ... The Kmart fire in Falls Creek, Pennsylvania, 12 is a good example of the loss potential in a storage occupancy fire. ... By developing a pre-incident plan for the structure, the chief recognized the collapse potential and the futility of manual fire-fighting operations .

Title:Structural Fire Fighting
Author:Bernard J. Klaene, Russell E. Sanders
Publisher:Jones & Bartlett Learning - 2000-01-01


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