"I know you want to salt up your helmet but entering the fire area w/out a charged line is one of the stupidest things you can do. Too many truck guys just like to break windows w/out thinking about how its going to affect the inside team."
"Engine should preceed the truck. You want the engine to position itself just past the front entrance to building for an easy stretch. Obviously you need to leave room for the truck. Once enough line is stretched to cover the fire area the engine can…"
"not to Monday morning QB or judge anyone but if the men were not in danger of falling, why would you put a member indanger by sending him over instead of sending a rope down to the workers? wasn't there, don't know, just curious."
"we have the "high-Rise Nozzle" (Coward Stick; or Floor Below Nozzle) which works very well. Ive only trained on it and haven't actually seen it in action at a job but if you have blowtorch conditions it would work…"