Category Archives:Training

Basic Evalution Procedures for Abandoned and Vacant Buildings

Capt. Tony Tricarico (Ret) FDNY Special Operations Command has submitted a short training manual titled The Basic Eevaluation of Abanoned and Vacant Buildings, published by FEMA and the U.S. Fire Administration . In view of the disaster that occurred in Baltimore, MD earlier this year, where three Firefighters lost their lives while operating in an abandoned building, it may be beneficial to review this document. Click on the link below to download.

Lessons Learned from the Hoboken Train Derailment

This article was submitted by one of our members – B.C. Brian Crimmins of the Hoboken F.D

Train Derailment Article