Hoarder Homes: Piles of Hazards for Firefighters


This book from Ryan Pennington, Hoarder Homes: Piles of Hazards for Firefighters is a culmination of three years of research into fires that occur inside homes filled with large amounts of belongings.

Compulsive Hoarding Disorder is a psychological mental condition that affects between 2-5% of adults. With the number of afflicted growing, so is the chance of firefighters having to deal with this issue.

Use the information in this book to develop response plans, train for hoarding environments, and prepare yourself for the dangers inside.

Inside this book Ryan covers:

  • Introduction to Cumpulsive Hoarding Disorder
  • Dangers faced by firefighters
  • Identifying and Pre-Planning
  • Offensive fire attack
  • Defensive attack
  • Searching in hoarding conditions
  • Overhauling


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