Reviewing basics is what keeps us up to speed. If possible, make a small door, frame and all, with several different locks on it. Then all members can visually see exactly what you are talking about…Continue
"Good evening brothers. I work in NYC and we use FAST as the name. It consists of 1 off & 5 FF. We assign the 3rd due truck as the FAST unit. I always felt it should be our Rescue co. Simply because they have more specialized training and more…"
"Good afternoon Brother, I am Lt. Mike Scotto, FDNY. At all fires, or incidents were necessary, we give reports every 15 mins. At that time our dispatcher will inform the IC of our total operational time we are @ incident. For fires this will keep…"
"ICS is a most valuable tool. We must also concern ourselves with the problems that exist prior to the ICS setup. This is where officers of all ranks need to put more focus on. Many things occur before the ICS is set. It is something that is often…"