Fireground Operational Guides

Deputy Chiefs Frank Viscuso and Michael Terpak

This important new book is designed to serve many purposes in the fire service, ranging from being a starting point and refresher guide for firefighters seeking promotions at any level, to being a field operational guide for on-scene Incident Commanders and Company Officers.

It offers an easy-to-follow, step-by-step action plan for firefighters working in Acting Capacities, and can be used when developing SOPís, and when organizing and planning training evolutions.

Itís definitely a book every firefighter, officer, and aspiring officer will want to own!

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  • Foreword by Bobby Halton
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction – How to use this book
  • Operational guides and tactical worksheets
  • Structure fires
  • Electrical emergencies
  • Natural gas emergencies
  • Carbon monoxide
  • Water emergencies
  • Confined fires
  • Outdoor fires
  • Vehicle fires and accidents
  • Non-fire emergencies
  • Oil burner emergencies
  • General operations
  • Administrative Afterword
SpecificationsFire Engineering, 2011
8 1/2" x 11" hardcover
304 pages, B&W pictures and diagrams
ISBN: 978-1-59370-259-5

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