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This textbook introduces the positioning of engine companies at a fireground, rescue procedures, water flow through hoses and pumpers, initial attack lines, exposure protection, master stream appliances, fire protection systems, and fire scene inspection for remaining embers. Heavily illustrated in gray and red, the third edition reflects improvements in firefighting equipment and water supply efficiency. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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Learn proven engine company fireground operations with Engine Company Fireground Operations, Third Edition! Engine company personnel are a key part of fire fighting operations at the fireground. This book emphasizes the point that fire fighters performing engine company tasks must be properly trained, possess the proper equipment, and be adequately staffed. Engine Company Fireground Operations, Third Edition covers the basic objectives of engine company work including the proper supply and use of water to fight fires, and emphasizes that the engine companies should be focused on three major tactical priorities on the fireground: life safety, extinguishment, and property conservation. Other areas of importance covered in this book include protecting exposures, confining the fire, and carrying out overhaul operations.

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ISBN:
9780763744953
Author:
Richman, Harold
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Author:
Persson, Steve
Subject:
Fire Science
Subject:
Fire extinction
Subject:
Engine companies
Subject:
Safety-Fire
Edition Number:
3
Publication Date:
20070431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
10.76x8.51x.42 in. 1.08 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Learn proven engine company fireground operations with Engine Company Fireground Operations, Third Edition! Engine company personnel are a key part of fire fighting operations at the fireground. This book emphasizes the point that fire fighters performing engine company tasks must be properly trained, possess the proper equipment, and be adequately staffed. Engine Company Fireground Operations, Third Edition covers the basic objectives of engine company work including the proper supply and use of water to fight fires, and emphasizes that the engine companies should be focused on three major tactical priorities on the fireground: life safety, extinguishment, and property conservation. Other areas of importance covered in this book include protecting exposures, confining the fire, and carrying out overhaul operations.
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