The peaked roof is the most common and dangerous for firefighters. This DVD features analysis and case studies of types of peaked roofs, as well as the construction and the types of collapses that can occur.
In addition, the video covers firefighter protection, hazard avoidance, roof slope and pitch, and the safety procedures necessary for working on or around peaked roof structures.
This video is based on the text Collapse of Burning Buildings by the former FDNY Deputy Chief. All components of the Collapse of Burning Buildings DVD Training Program are listed below.