by Frank C. Montagna, Battalion Chief, Fire Department of New York
This book is designed to heighten firefighter awareness of routine emergencies, to point out that a hazard potential exists at every emergency, and to open a discussion on the standard tactics used for them.
• Introduction • I. Common calls • Electrical emergencies • Home heating emergencies • Natural gas fires & emergencies • Water leaks • Vehicle fires • Kitchen fires • Mattress fires • Trash fires • II. Carbon monoxide: The new response • The medical aspects of carbon monoxide • The carbon monoxide emergency • Home CO detectors • UL 2032 • Answers to study questions