Strategy and Tactics

Screen Shot 2016-01-09 at 4.14.08 PMOn June 02, 2011, a 48 year-old career lieutenant and a 53 year-old fire fighter/paramedic died in a multi-level residential structure fire while searching for the seat of the fire.

Here are the final reports to this fire. Please review and discuss the following information with your crews.

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Screen Shot 2015-12-22 at 9.13.55 AMUnits responded to a report of a confirmed residential structure fire.  Enroute Metcom advised ofmultiple reports of a large volume of fire.  U/A BC34 sized up a small 2-story single familystructure with a fully involved garage fire that had extended into the residence. No exposures threatened and no wind effect on the fire. BC34 established Colinade Command and obtainedOps #3 positioning on the alpha side of the structure.  An offensive strategy was aired withTwr34/M34 performing a transitional attack on the alpha side.  Read more