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FireRescue1 offers tactical tips and safety tips aimed at helping fire and rescue personnel better deal with the difficult and dangerous situations they encounter daily. Submitted by both industry experts and FireRescue1 members, these tips provide valuable tactical guidance based on real-world experience.

Inspect drag rescue device after every cleaning, 07/16/2014 Refresh the air in stored SCBA bottles, 07/09/2014 Keep building lock boxes clean, 07/02/2014 Establish command, 06/25/2014 Assign tasks to first arriving firefighter, 06/18/2014 Establish a strategy , 06/11/2014 Detail your brief initial report , 06/04/2014 Cover the span of the roof, 05/28/2014 Ladder the sill, 05/21/2014 Mark the mid-point of the ladder, 05/14/2014 Increase the ladder's visibility , 05/07/2014 Avoid being a 'would be' rescuer, 05/01/2014 Check your power saws, 04/23/2014 Use your body, 04/16/2014 Limited visibility, 04/09/2014 Use the peak of the roof, 04/02/2014 Use gravity when working with a saw, 03/26/2014 Stop the blade, 03/19/2014 Avoid passing a saw blade first, 03/12/2014 Run saws at full throttle, 03/07/2014


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