By: David Fornell
High rise operations can tax even the most experienced and well staffed departments. In this live presentation, Chief David Fornell walks us though some of the challenges and pitfalls with creating effective fire stream operations in these buildings. Fornell discusses safety, risk, staffing, standpipe operations, and elements of a successful fire attack.
David Fornell is the Deputy Fire Commissioner for the City of Detroit, MI. Fornell has served as chief of the Westchester, Illinois Fire Department, a suburb of Chicago, as well as a company officer for Casstown Community Fire Department, Casstown, OH, and the Beckerle & Company, Hose Company, Engine #9 of the Danbury, Connecticut Fire Department. He is the author of Fire Stream Management Handbook published by Fire Engineering.
1 Hour and 6 minutes