High Rise Firefighting Strategy & Tactics

Vincent Dunn, Deputy Chief FDNY (retired)

This video is Part 1 of the "Strategy of Firefighting" series. It is presented by Vincent Dunn, former division commander of FDNY's Midtown Command (3rd Division).

The series is based on Chief Dunn's books Strategy of Firefighting and Command and Control of Fires and Emergencies.


  • High Rise Buildings Defined
  • Importance Of Locating A Fire
  • Elevator Dangers
  • Importance Of The First Attack Hose Team
  • Venting Guidelines
  • Hose Line Strategies
  • Incident Command System
  • Sectoring Command At High Rise Fires
  • High Rise Fire Spread

This DVD also contains three (3) PDF's: Report on why the World Trade Center towers collapsed, High rise collapse danger in the 21st century and Downloadable study guide, discussion questions, quiz and answers

This DVD is also available as part of the Strategy of Firefighting DVD series, at a reduced price (see below).

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SpecificationsVincent Dunn, 2001
24 minutes, fully narrated

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