In this webcast, sponsored by Task Force Tips, Inc.. you will be presented with results from experiments that support size-up, ventilation control, and exterior attack as options in the toolbox and with new data about vertical ventilation and suppression tests. You will be guided in implementing the research into training exercises and tactics from both a big city and small department perspective. Examples of how Fire Department of New York and the South Carolina Fire Training Academy with support from the National Institute of Standards and Technology have integrated this research into their training, communications, outreach, and their changes policies will be shared.
|Steve Kerber Director UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute|
|Shane Ray Fire Marshal State of South Carolina|
|Dan Madrzykowski, PE, FSFPE First Research Division, Engineering Laboratory National Institute of Standards and Technology|