Structure Protection in the I-Zone: Focusing Your Wildland Experience for the Urban Interface

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780912212951
  • Publisher: Fire Engineering Books & Videos
  • Publication date: 1/28/2000
  • Pages: 224
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Pt. I Wildland Interface Fundamentals
1 Fire Orders, Guidelines, and the Incident Command System 3
2 Personal Protective Equipment 11
3 Applying Water 17
4 Wildland Tools for Interface Engines 29
5 Staying Current With the Weather 37
6 Training Your Crew for the Urban Interface 43
Pt. II Focusing your Experience
7 Fire Behavior From the Engine 53
8 Situational Awareness 77
9 Communication Skills 85
10 Safety on the Front 97
11 Tactical Considerations for the Urban Interface 115
12 Managing Evacuations From the Urban Interface 127
Pt. III Improving Seldom-Used Skills
13 Map Reading 137
14 GPS in the Interface 159
15 Computers in the I-Zone 167
Conclusion 175
App. A: Answers to Chapter Quiz Questions 177
App. B: Topo Template 185
Index 187
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