Responding to “Routine” Emergencies


This book is designed to heighten firefighter awareness of routine emergencies, to point out that a hazard potential exists at every emergency, and to open a discussion on the standard tactics used for them.


  • ŒIntroduction
  • I. Common calls Œ
    • Electrical emergencies
    • Home heating emergencies
    • Natural gas fires & emergencies
    • Water leaks
    • Vehicle fires
    • Kitchen fires Œ
    • Mattress fires Œ
    • Trash fires
  • II. Carbon monoxide:
    • The new response Œ
    • The medical aspects of carbon monoxide Œ
    • The carbon monoxide emergency
    • Home CO detectors
    • UL 2032 Œ
  • Answers to study questions


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