Fire Department Incident Safety Officer

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Author: David W. Dodson

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1284041956

Category: Political Science

Page: 384

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The third edition of Fire Department Incident Safety Officer has been thoroughly updated to cover the latest trends, information, and best-practices needed by current and aspiring Incident Safety Officers (ISO’s). Developed in partnership with the Fire Department Safety Officer’s Association and based on the 2015 Edition of NFPA 1521, Standard for Fire Department Safety Officer Professional Qualifications, this authoritative resource focuses uniquely on the roles, responsibilities, and duties for fire service officers assigned to the incident command staff position of safety officer. From smoke reading to alternative energy sources to green construction buildings, Fire Department Incident Safety Officer, Third Edition is loaded with up-to-date information needed to keep fire department members safe, including: A new chapter dedicated to the Incident Safety Officer at Training Drills and Special Events Entire chapters devoted to important topics like reading smoke, reading buildings,

Fire Department Incident Safety Officer

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Author: David Dodson

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1418009423

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 368

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The best way to reduce firefighter injuries and deaths at incidents is the appointment of a well-prepared proactive Incident Safety Officer(ISO). This book primes aspiring and current Safety Officers to meet and exceed the specific job functions outlined in the 2007 Edition of NFPA 1521: Standard for Fire Department Safety Officer, as well as to aggressively pursue the operation of a highly efficient safety program. Extensively revised, the second edition of Fire Department Incident Safety Officer incorporates topics specifically focused on further developing and improving existing safety programs. Fundamental coverage of job functions for successful handling of incidents involving hazardous materials, technical rescue, wildland fire, and other disasters is accompanied by explanations of the critical skills required to be a proficient Safety Officer, including the processes of reading smoke, anticipating risk, predicting building collapse, and improving firefighter rehabilitation. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Fire Department Safety Officer

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Author: Ben A. Hirst,International Association of Fire Chiefs

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763728465

Category: Study Aids

Page: 106

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Designed to thoroughly prepare you for a Fire Department Safety Officer certification, promotion, or training examination.

Fire Department Incident Safety Officer

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Author: David Dodson

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: 9780766803626

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 224

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This book provides a detailed, street-tested approach to working as an incident safety officer. It is divided into two key sections. The first provides a solid foundation of key topic information as well as a guide to developing an effective fire department safety incident officer program. Section Two presents an action model that will help incident safety officers make a difference at the incident scene. Sample checklists and standard operating procedures are also included.(Keywords: Fire Officer)ALSO AVAILABLEINSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDERInstructor's Manual, ISBN: 0-7668-0363-5

Incident safety officer

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Author: National Fire Academy

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: N.A

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Company Officer

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Author: Clinton H. Smoke

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781401826055

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 400

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Company Officer, 2nd Edition, is designed to instruct both career and volunteer firefighters and fire officers who seek promotions to the Fire Officer I or II levels. Based on the 2003 Edition of NFPA 1021, Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications, this book covers job performance requirements needed to ensure that officers are properly equipped with the knowledge to not only accomplish job responsibilities but also to excel in their new role. In addition, the all-important soft skills that are essential to quick mastery of the officer position are also addressed. Important information on how to communicate effectively, provide strong leadership, and operate safely while on the fireground, highlight the skills required for proficiency on the job.

Resources for Fire Department Occupational Safety and Health

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Author: Steven N. Foley

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780877654865

Category: Medical

Page: 239

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The Complete Fire Inspector I and II Training Solution! Fire inspectors need to know how to interpret and apply national and local codes and standards in the office and in the field. Fire Inspector: Principles and Practice is designed to prepare fire inspectors to ensure the highest standards of fire and life safety in their communities. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) are pleased to bring you Fire Inspector: Principles and Practice, a modern integrated teaching and learning system for the fire inspector. This textbook meets and exceeds the job performance requirements for level I and II fire inspectors from Chapters 4 and 5 of NFPA 1031, Standard for Professional Qualifications for Fire Inspector and Plan Examiner, 2009 Edition. Fire Inspector: Principles and Practice is built on a solid foundation of the basics: building construction, fire growth, and types of occupancies. This fundamental knowledge is presented in a concise, understandable writing style that is easy to digest and recall. The solid foundation of fire and building knowledge then branches out to show the fire inspector how abstract concepts and codes will be concretely applied on a daily basis. This is the text that truly prepares fire inspectors for the real world.

Fire Officer

Principles and Practice

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Author: N.A

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449601626

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 394

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The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) And The International Association Of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) Are Pleased To Bring You The Second Edition Of Fire Officer: Principles And Practice, A Modern Integrated Teaching And Learning System For The Fire Officer I And II Levels. Fire Officers Need To Know How To Make The Transition From Fire Fighter To Leader. Fire Officer: Principles And Practice, Second Edition Is Designed To Help Fire Fighters Make A Smooth Transition To Fire Officer. Covering The Entire Scope Of NFPA 1021, Standard For Fire Officer Professional Qualifications, 2009 Edition, Fire Officer Combines Current Content With Dynamic Features And Interactive Technology To Better Support Instructors And Help Prepare Future Fire Officers For Any Situation That May Arise. Safety Is Principle! The Second Edition Features A Laser-Like Focus On Fire Fighter Safety. Reducing Fire Fighter Injuries And Deaths Requires The Dedicated Efforts Of Every Fire Fighter, Fire Officer, Fire Department, And The Entire Fire Community Working Together. It Is With This Goal In Mind That We Have Integrated The 16 Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives Developed By The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Into The Text. Likewise, In Each Of The Chapters, Actual National Fire Fighter Near-Miss Reporting System Cases Are Discussed To Drive Home Safety And The Lessons Learned From Those Incidents. Some Of The Guiding Principles Added To The New Edition Include: •Description Of The “Everybody Goes Home” And The National Fire Fighter Near-Miss Reporting System, Including Over A Dozen Company Officer Near-Miss Examples Throughout The Text. •Description Of The IAFC/IAFF Firefighter Safety And Deployment Study. •The Latest Fire Fighter Death And Injury Issues As Reported By The NFPA? National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, IAFC, And IAFF, Including Results Of A Thirty-Year Retrospective Study. •Changes In Fire-Ground Accountability And Rapid Intervention Practices. •Results Of National Institute Of Standards And Technology Research On Wind-Driven Fires, Thermal Imaging Cameras, And Fire Dynamics As Related To Fire Fighter Survival. •The Latest Developments In Crew Resource Management. The Second Edition Also Reflects The Latest Developments In: •Building A Personal Development Plan Through Education, Training, Self-Development, And Experience, Including A Description Of The Fire And Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) Program. •The Impact Of Blogs, Video Sharing, And Social Networks. •How To Budget For A Grant. •Changes In The National Response Framework And National Incident Management System. Additional Items Related To Fire Fighter Safety And Health Are Included.

Junge Männer im Feuer

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Author: Norman Maclean

Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag

ISBN: 310560958X

Category: Fiction

Page: 378

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Am 5. August 1949 setzt ein Flugzeug über den rauhen Bergen von Montana 15 Fallschirmspringer des Forstdienstes ab. Ihre Aufgabe: die Bekämpfung eines zunächst ungefährlich eingestuften Waldbrandes in einer unwegsamen Schlucht. »Smokejumpers« waren die jungen Männer dieser Mannschaft, Feuerspringer, und die meisten von ihnen erstickten, verbrannten oder erlagen ihren schweren Brandwunden. Nur zwei entkamen dem Inferno und überlebten die Katastrophe. Mehr als ein Vierteljahrhundert später greift Norman Maclean die ungeschriebene Geschichte dieses Feuers auf und entdeckt darin alle Elemente einer klassischen Tragödie. (Dieser Text bezieht sich auf eine frühere Ausgabe.)

Health and safety officer

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Author: National Fire Academy

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: N.A

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Fire Department Station Elibrary Package

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Author: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 9781284136708

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1103

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If your fire station's library is either nonexistent or filled with decades old manuals, now is the time to refresh it with a collection of the most up-to-date and highly-developed training resources available to the fire service. The new Fire Department Station eLibrary Package includes the most current eBook editions of the following best-selling titles: Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills, Evidence-Based Practices, Third Edition Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills, Canadian Edition Third Edition Hazardous Materials: Awareness and Operations, Second Edition Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator, Second Edition Fire Department Incident Safety Officer, Third Edition Fire Officer: Principles & Practice, Third Edition Chief Officer: Principles and Practice, Second Edition Fire Investigator: Principles and Practice to NFPA 921 and 1033, Fourth Edition Principles of Fire Prevention, Third Edition Fire Protection Hydraulics and Water Supply, Third Edition Management in the Fire Service, Fifth Edition Occupational Safety and Health in Emergency Services, Fourth Edition Structural Firefighting: Strategy and Tactics, Third Edition Firefighting Strategy and Tactics, Third Edition This collection of market-leading resources is only available to fire service institutions and may not be purchased by individuals. Access to the Fire Department Station eLibrary Package starts at just $139.00 per individual and significant quantity discounts are available. Upon purchase by a qualified fire service institution, department members will be given an access code to gain access to any or all of the eBooks. Access will be granted for 365 days from the time the code is redeemed.

Introduction to Fire Protection

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Author: Robert Klinoff

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1439058423

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 544

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Now in a striking four-color format, Introduction To Fire Protection, 4E reflects the latest FESHE outlines and NFPA fire codes and ordinances as it covers the entire process of becoming a firefighter. Emphasizing the vital skills needed by successful firefighters, the text includes up-to-the-minute coverage of incident effectiveness, customer service, physical fitness, training, and fire prevention. It provides thoroughly updated statistics and covers such cutting-edge issues as homeland security, goal setting, life safety initiatives, recent laws affecting firefighters, fire fighter emergency decision making, and other developments from the field. The Fourth Edition is packed with numerous instructor resources and includes user-friendly online platform options like WebCT and Blackboard. Written by a widely respected firefighter instructor and authority, this comprehensive resource provides all the necessary tools for individuals seeking a career in the fire service. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

National Fire Codes

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Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Fire extinction

Page: N.A

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A compilation of NFPA codes, standards, recommended practices and manuals amended or adopted by NFPA at the annual meeting ...