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High Rise Challenges – Ti...

High Rise Challenges – Tips for Determining Floor Layout

Capt. Mike Gagliano, Seattle Fire Department   High-rise fires are intense. Everything about them presents a...

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FARS Presentation at Duba...

FARS Presentation at Dubai Fire Safety Technology Forum

Retired Seattle fire chief Gary Morris lectures on the Firefighter Air Replenishment System   The Fire...

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Fire Engineering Humpday ...

Fire Engineering Humpday Hangout: Air Supply Logistics, Discipline and Management

Seattle captain Mike Gagliano talks about air supply with this week’s group Fire Engineering –...

What is the Cost of Firefighter Air R...

David Rhodes   Modern Firefighting It would be unthinkable in the modern era to recommend that firefighters use...

What is the Cost of Firefighter Air Replenishment Systems (FARS)?
posted on: Nov 17, 2016

The Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Bergenl...

FARS possibilities beyond the high-rise building   Light rail is very common throughout the country.  Many big...

The Hudson-Bergen Light Rail  Bergenline Avenue Station and Platform
posted on: Nov 17, 2016

Webcast: FARS – Getting Air Where You...

Large structure fires are challenging for fire departments of all shapes and sizes. Whether trying to get the air and...

Webcast: FARS – Getting Air Where You Need It
posted on: Oct 20, 2016

Safety During Overhaul

Rich Marinucci, Executive Director, Fire Department Safety Officers Association   There is a great sense of...

Safety During Overhaul
posted on: Sep 26, 2016

FARS vs. Elevators: The Choice is Obv...

By Capt. Mike Gagliano (Seattle Fire Department) and BC Brian Kazmierzak (Penn Township Fire Department) In part one...

FARS vs. Elevators: The Choice is Obvious, Part 2
posted on: Sep 26, 2016

Technology & The Modern Fire Env...

Brian P. Kazmierzak, EFO, CTO I recently returned from a couple days in Oakland, CA after attending the National...

Technology & The Modern Fire Environment
posted on: Sep 26, 2016

Remembering the Fatal Deutsche Bank F...

Review the NIOSH firefighter fatality investigation to remember our fallen brothers On August 18, 2007, a 53-year-old...

Remembering the Fatal Deutsche Bank Fire
posted on: Aug 18, 2016

Video: FARS Presentation at 2016 NFFF...

A presentation of FARS by Trevino and Gagliano Chief Mario Trevino and Captain Mike Gagliano gave a detailed...

Video: FARS Presentation at 2016 NFFF Technology Summit
posted on: Aug 15, 2016

Pittsburgh Firefighters Battle Baseme...

Fire in the basement of a 13-story high-rise quickly went to six alarms Pittsburgh firefighters work outside the...

Pittsburgh Firefighters Battle Basement Fire in Downtown High-Rise
posted on: Aug 2, 2016

Photos: Dubai Skyscraper Fire

Fire extends up exterior of residential high-rise ADAM SCHRECK, Associated Press DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) —...

Photos: Dubai Skyscraper Fire
posted on: Jul 20, 2016

Bizarre Jobs and Lessons Learned

Empty bottles had to be filled in the freezing cold   Anthony Avillo Sometimes the most bizarre jobs present the...

Bizarre Jobs and Lessons Learned
posted on: Jul 19, 2016

FARS vs. Elevators: The Choice is Obv...

  The fire does not wait for the elevator to get loaded   Captain Mike Gagliano, Seattle Fire Department Any...

FARS vs. Elevators: The Choice is Obvious, Pt.1
posted on: Jul 19, 2016

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