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Managing Major Fires
by John F. "Skip" Coleman

Managing Major Fires details how fire departments of any size should deal with second and third alarm, or mutual-aid fires, and discusses the organization and structure that should be present within any department to handle the bigger fires.

Contents

Preparing for the Response

  • Review of the Incident Management System
  • Sectoring Large Incidents
  • Resource Allocation
  • The Rules of Engagement - Risk Assessment in the Fire Service
  • Accountability at Major Incidents
  • Managing the Mayday

The Fireground

  • Fighting Fires in Older Apartment Buildings
  • Fighting Fires in Garden Apartments
  • Fighting Fires in Strip Malls
  • Fighting Fires in Vacant Commercial Occupancies
  • Fighting Fires in Institutional Occupancies
  • Fighting Fires in Lumberyards
  • Fighting Fires in Enclosed Malls
  • Fighting Fires in Restaurants
  • Fighting Fires in Churches
  • Fighting Fires in Nursing Homes
  • Fighting Industrial Fires
  • Fighting Fires in Hotels
  • Fighting Fires in Professional Buildings

Index

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Managing Major Fires
by John F. "Skip" Coleman
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