Are you good with primary colors? Can you locate information in a table? Are you smarter than the book itself? Congratulations! You too can operate the Emergency Response Guidebook!!
Ugh. That was definitely eight hours of my life in the academy I want back. NIMS and HAZ-MAT was boring enough the first time around in the fire service. Only four more to go . . .
"Do you know what the best indicator at a Haz-Mat scene is?"
"A cop. Send him in with a flare. If he drops over or blows up it's not safe."
(Sorry MotorCop and all my brothers and sisters out there . . . but I couldn't resist.)
I am honored to be invited back to FDIC for my third year, this time speaking on the expectations of the Engine Company when responding to aviation inciden...
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